JALLA AND OTHERS v ROYAL DUTCH SHELL PLC AND OTHERS
 BLR Plus 16
QUEEN’S BENCH DIVISION (TECHNOLOGY AND CONSTRUCTION COURT)
Before Mr Justice Stuart-Smith
Oil spills of Nigerian coast - Claims by coastal residents and communities - Negligence and nuisance - Substitution of party - Amendment - Limitation - New evidence - Deliberate concealment - Estoppel by convention - Substitution of new party where party named was a mistake - CPR r 19.5.3(a) - Service out of jurisdiction - Overlapping cases in Nigeria - Whether a stay of English proceedings necessary - Material non-disclosure.