30th Nov 2020


In this appeal before the Privy Council (from the Court of Appeal of Trinidad & Tobago), Rowan Pennington-Benton (instructed by Charles Russell Speechlys LLP) acted for the respondent (on the Philip matter).

Two appeals were heard together as they raised similar issues regarding the consequences which a court in Trinidad and Tobago operating under the Civil Procedure Rules may impose where a party fails to file a written skeleton argument in proper time in accordance with case management directions set by the court. 

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