Other Key Filings
On 26 February 2021, the banks filed a joint response to Mr Evans’ Collective Proceedings Claim Form, arguing that Mr Evans’ application for collective proceedings should be dismissed.
These documents contain Mr Evans’ reply to the banks’ Joint CPO Response and Joint CPO Rejoinder, arguing why the claim should be certified to proceed on an opt-out basis.
At the certification hearing (which is due to commence on 12 July 2021), the Tribunal will hear Mr Evans’ application at the same time as another application for a CPO relating to the foreign exchange spot trading cartels, filed by Michael O’Higgins FX Class Representative Limited.
The Tribunal must decide with of the two proposed class representatives is more suitable to represent the class(es) and which, if either, should proceed.
These documents contain Mr Evans’ submissions as to why he would be more suitable to act as class representative.
This document, which was filed with the Tribunal ahead of the certification hearing which commenced on 12 July 2021, sets out a summary of Mr Evans arguments as to why his proposed collective proceedings should be certified and proceed on an opt-out basis for UK-domiciled persons. It also addresses the key points raised by the banks which Mr Evans disputes.
This document, which was filed with the Tribunal ahead of the certification hearing which commenced on 12 July 2021, sets out a summary of Mr Evans’ arguments as to why he is more suitable to act as class representative than the other potential class representative.