London law firm ONTIER represent the appellant

Rt. Hon. Lady Justice Andrews DBE has granted permission for Tulip Trading Ltd to appeal the judgment handed down by Mrs Justice Falk on 25 March 2022 which denied jurisdiction over a claim for breach of fiduciary and tortious duties.  

Seychelles-registered company Tulip Trading is represented by ONTIER LLP. It is seeking to bring proceedings in the English High Court against 16 bitcoin developer defendants, 13 of whom had challenged jurisdiction leading to Mrs Justice Falk’s judgment upholding their challenge.

However, Lady Justice Andrews in granting the appeal recognised the importance of the issues in the claim. She said: “The issue as to whether Developers owe duties of care and/or fiduciary duties...

Suzanne Townley
News Editor
Solicitors Journal

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