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Thum v Thum [2018] EWCA Civ 624
Date:16 JUL 2018
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(Court of Appeal, King, David Richards and Moylan LJJ, 12 July 2018)

Jurisdiction – Divorce petition – Issued in Germany and England - Whether all necessary steps had been taken for effective service

The Court of Appeal dismissed the husband’s appeal for a stay or dismissal of proceedings and found that the wife had not failed to take any step require for effective service.


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Case No: B6/2016/4244


Neutral Citation Number: [2018] EWCA Civ 624
IN THE COURT OF APPEAL (CIVIL DIVISION)
ON APPEAL FROM
Mr Justice Mostyn
High Court of Justice
Family Division 

Royal Courts of Justice
Strand, London, WC2A 2LL

Date: Thursday 12th July 2018

Before :

Lady Justice King
Lord Justice David Richards
and
Lord Justice Moylan

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Oliver Thum (Appellant)

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Catja Marion Thum (respondent)

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Mr Christopher Pocock QC and Mr Richard Castle (instructed by Farrer & Co) for the Appellant
Mr Martin Pointer QC/Mr Stephen Rubin QC and Mrs Rebecca Carew Pole (instructed by Schillings International) for the Respondent

Hearing date : 15th March 2018

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Judgment


Judgment: Thum v Thum [2018] EWCA Civ 624.rtf



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