Mr Crossley, who was not present in court, had said that he fully intended to prosecute the cases before pulling out.ACS:Law told file-sharing case must continue by court (Thanks, Ppopkin, via Submitterator!)
The judgment, however, cast doubt on that - pointing out that one of the reasons given for discontinuing the cases was that crucial documents were in storage.
"If true, it is extraordinary," said the ruling. "A party who keeps key documents which are cited in the particulars of claim in storage is not a party anxious to progress their claim in court."
ACS:Law announced that it was shutting down last week, and MediaCAT has also been wound up.
Mr Crossley is now the subject of an investigation by the Solicitors Regulation Authority.
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