THE HIGH COURT OF JUSTICE

QUEEN'S BENCH DIVISION

B E T W E E N :-

1997 R No. 498


CHARLES WILLIAM FORBES REDMOND

-and -

NIEL HANSEN


WRIT OF SUMMONS


Plaintiff



Defendant


TO THE DEFENDANT NEIL HANSEN

THIS WRIT OF SUMMONS has been issued against you by the above-named Plaintiff in respect of the claim set out overleaf.

Within 14 days after the service of this Writ on you, counting the day of service, you must either satisfy the claim or return to the Court Office mentioned below the accompanying ACKNOWLEDGEMENT OF SERVICE stating therein whether you intend to contest these proceedings.

If you fail to satisfy the claim or to return the Acknowledgement within the time stated, or if you return the Acknowledgement without stating therein an intention to contest the proceedings, the Plaintiff may proceed with the action and judgement may be entered against you forthwith without further notice.

Issued from the Central Offce of the High Court this 29th day of April 1997


NOTE: This Writ may not be served later than 4 calendar months, or if leave is required to effect service out of the jurisdiction, 6 months beginning with that date unless renewed by order of the Court.

IMPORTANT

Directions for Acknowledgement of Service are given with the accompanying form.

Plaintiff's claim is for:

    (i) damages for libel, which shall not exceed 10,000, contained in a letter headed "Boycott John Lewis Partnership" and a leaflet titled "John Lewis Wildlife Killers"; and

    (ii) an injunction to restrain the Defendant whether by himself, through his servants, agents, or otherwise howsoever from further publishing or causing to be published the said or any similar words defamatory of the Plaintiff.

THIS WRIT was issued by the Director of Legal Services John Lewis plc 171 Victoria Street London SW1E 5NN

Solicitor for the Plaintiff whose address is 171 Victoria Street London SW1E SNN