The relief sought for by the Applicant was exceptionally granted by the Judge in Chambers on the basis of witness statement, departing from the prescribed affidavit evidence, in view of the extreme urgency and stakes involved.
The Judge ruled that the “Applicant has therefore established that he has a legitimate interest in maintaining the use of the above names (domain names), banners and email addresses, at least pending the determination of the main case” and found that “the balance of convenience tilts squarely in the Applicant’s favour”.
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