Libor test case proceeds to the Court of Appeal
Graiseley Properties Limited & Ors (“Guardian Care Homes”) v Barclays Bank Plc  EWHC 3093 (Comm)
On 29th October 2012 The Hon Mr Justice Flaux gave the claimants permission to amend their claim to plead fraudulent misrepresentations arising from Barclays admitted involvement in Libor fixing (Tim Lord QC and Farhaz Khan acted for the Claimants). On 2nd April 2013 Barclays sought permission to appeal the Order of Flaux J. Lord Justice More-Bick gave Barclays permission to appeal on 22 April 2013. The matter will be heard by the Court of Appeal with the appeal from the judgment of The Hon Mr justice Cooke in Unitech Holdings Limited v Deutsche Bank.
The test case will now be heard by Flaux J in April 2013.
Farhaz Khan and Simon Oakes were instructed by Philip Young of Cooke, Young & Keidan LLP to act for the claimants.
Barristers: Simon Oakes | Farhaz Khan