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There is a plea in the writ of summons for an injunction and costs,' he said.
Edward should immediately get back from his nuptials and apply for the Writ of Summons.
TSX: KDX) ("Klondex") announced today that is has been made aware of a Writ of Summons and Statement of Claim filed in the Supreme Court of British Columbia, Canada by Paramount Gold and Silver Corp.
It also contained a Writ of Summons revealing discussions about making Lord Byron a Baron of the Realm and his claim as being the rightful heir to the title.
Even if the measure was passed, peers would be able to petition the Lords because they were appointed on the basis of a writ of summons, he suggested.
ArcelorMittal announces that it has received a writ of summons on behalf of certain shareholders of Arcelor S.
20 /PRNewswire/ -- Achiever Industries LTD announced that it has issued a Writ of Summons in the High Court of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region seeking, amongst others, an injunction restraining Vastfame Camera LTD from infringing on Achiever's copyrighted camera designs.
TSX:NG)(AMEX:NG), was served on Monday with a writ of summons by Pioneer Metals Corporation (Pioneer) related to NovaGold's option to earn 60% of the Grace claims located in Northwestern British Columbia, one kilometer from the northernmost extension of NovaGold's Galore Creek property resources.
Derek Resources Corporation has been notified by Asdar Group that a Writ of Summons and Statement of Claim filed against the company in the Supreme Court of British Columbia on March 21, 2001 has been withdrawn.
developer of next generation messaging solutions and the Unified Communications(TM) software suite, today announced that the Company's has received a Writ of Summons from a former contract employee, Budd Stewart, claiming wrongful dismissal, among other things.
OTCBB:XBET) has served Derek Resources Corporation ("Derek"), a company listed on the Canadian Venture Exchange, with a Writ Of Summons filed in the Supreme Court of British Columbia, Canada relating to its leasehold interest in the LAK Ranch Property in Weston County, Wyoming.
24 /PRNewswire/ -- The Company wishes to announce that it has received a Writ of Summons and Statement of Claim issued and filed by AEI TruColor Inc.