European Court of Human Rights - case of Dombo Beheer B.V. v. The Netherlands (1993) (excerpts)

European Court of Human Rights - case of Dombo Beheer B.V. v. the Netherlands (1993) (excerpts)

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35. During the relevant negotiations Mr van Reijendam and

Mr van W. acted on an equal footing, both being empowered to

negotiate on behalf of their respective parties. It is therefore

difficult to see why they should not both have been allowed to

give evidence.


The applicant company was thus placed at a substantial

disadvantage vis-à-vis the Bank and there has accordingly been

a violation of Article 6 para. 1 (art. 6-1).