24. Notice of statement of grounds

(1) Where the claimant intends to serve a claim form on a defendant under Rule 23
(a) the claimant must file with the claim form a notice containing a statement of the grounds on which the claimant is entitled to serve the claim form out of the jurisdiction or the Emirate and must serve a copy of that notice with the claim form; and
(b) the claim form may only be served once the claimant files the notice referred to in paragraph (1)(a) of this Rule.
(2) The notice referred to in paragraph (1)(a) need only be filed in respect of the claim form, and the claimant may serve any other documents in the proceedings out of the jurisdiction or the Emirate without such a notice.
Amended on June 1, 2017