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SIMON BOAKYE AMOATENG
V.
WESTERN PUBLICATION LIMITED AND DESPITE MUSIC PRODUCTION

(2021) JELR 109054 (HC)    
High Court  ·  BMISC/818/2014 ·  9 Aug 2021 ·  Ghana
CORAM
KWEKU T. ACKAAH-BOAFO, J

Ratio Decidendi

Core Terms Beta
application
applicant
court
counsel
judgment
lord
appeal
notice of appeal
case
extension of time
copy of the judgment
grounds of appeal
open court
submissions of counsel
certified copy of the judgment of the court
constitutional right
exercise of the court
final decision
good reason
new lawyers
non-availability of the judgment
said judgment
affidavit evidence
arguments of counsel
attached affidavit
copy of the proposed notice of appeal
court clerk
date of certification
fact of the applicant
former counsel
further states
grant of the application
instant application
material evidence
mr. issaka issifu
mr. xavier sosu
new counsel
objectives of the rules of court
second time
stated grounds of appeal
time limits

ACKAAH-BOAFO, J.

I. Introduction: 

[1] The issue for my determination is in a narrow compass and the facts are free from  complexity. On February 17, 2021 this Court delivered its judgment in this case and  dismissed the Plaintiff's case in its entirety. On June 30, 2021 the Plaintiff/Applicant filed  the instant application "for an order for extension of time to file appeal". The Applicant is praying for an order  extending the time to file Notice of Appeal against the judgment delivered and dated 17th  February, 2021 upon the grounds set forth in the attached affidavit in support and for any  further order as the court may deem fit. The Application has the support of a 12 paragraph  affidavit of Issaka Issifu, who describes himself as the Court Clerk and Administrative  Officer of F-X Law and Associates. The Respondents are opposed to the application and  have each filed an affidavit in opposition to the grant of the application. 

ii. Affidavit for and Against the Application: 

[2] Mr…

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