Case Number Taxation Cause No. 2 of 2015

This ruling is in respect of an application filed by the Respondent represented by V. A. Nyamodi & Company Advocates in this Taxation Cause seeking orders that the Bill of Costs dated 9th June 2015 be struck out and that costs of the application and Bill of Costs be awarded to the Applicant in the application. The application was based on the grounds that there was no Advocate -Client relationship between the Applicant and the Respondent. That the agreement envisaged by Rule 113(2) of the East African Court of Justice Rules of Procedure existed between one Milka Wahu Kuria and UHAI-East Africa Sexual Health and Rights Initiative and that UHAI had fulfilled its obligation under the said agreement and that there are no outstanding fees from the said agreement.

RespondentUhai Eashri
ComplainantOjiambo & Company Advocates
Date filed
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First Instance Judgment

VerdictI therefore conclude and rule that the Application by UHAI EASHRI to strike out the Bill of Costs is hereby dismissed and I award the Respondent the sum of USD 200 as instructions to defend the application, drawing and affidavit in reply and attendance before me for hearing and delivery of this ruling be added to the bill in this taxation cause. Costs of travel and subsistence for the hearing and ruling of this application to strike out the bill will be included in this taxation cause and taxed upon production of receipts by the Respondent. It is so ordered
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Date deliveredMay 26, 2016

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