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English High Court clarifies the position on English courts assisting in obtaining evidence for use in foreign court proceedings

June 2018
Mayer Brown Legal Update
In Buzzfeed Inc and another v Aleksej Gubarev and others, Christopher Steele [2018] EWHC 1201 (QB) the English High Court recently clarified a number of legal principles relating to the powers of the English courts to assist in obtaining evidence for use in foreign proceedings, a matter of particular relevance with regard to third parties.


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