The possibility of an unfavourable precedent is not a sufficient substantial interest to join legal proceedings between other parties

In its judgment dated 12 June 2015, the Dutch Supreme Court decided in the matter between TenneT and ABB that the potential precedent effect of a judgment resulting from certain legal proceedings did not constitute a sufficient substantial interest for a third-party to join in these legal proceedings. This will have an impact on future third-party applicants seeking to join … Read more