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Major fraud claim by liquidators against Lebanese former owner of telecommunications company. Successfully obtained the committal to prison of the First Defendant for 12 months for serial breaches of search and freezing orders and for filing a false defence, following 16 day hearing before David Richards J. Thereafter, 3 day appeal to the CA where successfully persuaded the court to reject. The CA gave important guidance on the effect of Article 6 of the ECHR on the admissibility of hearsay evidence in contempt proceedings.