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Stockbrokers stung by failing to look into fraudulent transactions
  • Buddle Findlay
  • United Kingdom
  • July 5 2017

The case of Singularis Holdings Ltd v Daiwa Capital Markets Europe Ltd 2017 EWHC 257 (Ch) concerned the liability of a stockbroking company for


In Saudi Arabia we trust - the risks of Lex Situs
  • Buddle Findlay
  • United Kingdom
  • July 5 2017

In Akers & Ors v Samba Financial Group (Rev 1) 2017 UKSC 6, the UK Supreme Court confirmed that British insolvency officers can only void


Schemes of Arrangement: Share-splitting unsuccessful in blocking a takeover scheme
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • Global, United Kingdom
  • July 5 2017

In a corporate world where the capital structures of companies are becoming increasingly complex, schemes of arrangements under the Companies Act 2006


Does one size fit all? A commentary on the new Pre-action Protocol for Debt Claims
  • Boodle Hatfield
  • United Kingdom
  • July 4 2017

The general principle of the protocol makes sense: provide the debtor with all the information in order that they can make an informed decision, and


Can a trustee in bankruptcy be liable to a bankrupt personally, rather than simply in respect of losses to the bankrupt's estate?
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • July 4 2017

S 304 of the Insolvency Act 1986 is concerned with acts or omissions by a trustee in bankruptcy that have caused loss or damage to the estate However


Winding-up petition struck out on basis that not proper forum for dispute
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • July 4 2017

RBK Engineering Ltd served a winding up petition on Breyer Group Plc, a construction company and contractual counterparty, alleging that it owed £258


Administrators' and bank's conduct exonerated
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • July 4 2017

A former director of the Torex group of companies pursued proceedings against the group’s administrators, bankers and the purchaser claiming that the


Civil Fraud Quarterly Round-Up: Q2 2017
  • Kingsley Napley
  • Belgium, United Kingdom
  • July 3 2017

In ICICI Bank UK plc v Mihir Mehta & Others the Court was asked to determine whether a worldwide freezing injunction could be continued against


The Arbiter - Summer 2017
  • Andrews Kurth Kenyon LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 30 2017

Lowick Rose LLP (in liquidation) v Swynson Limited and Another 2017 UKSC is a decision of the Supreme Court which was handed down on 11 April 2017


Security for costs against liquidator
  • Buddle Findlay
  • United Kingdom
  • June 29 2017

The UK case of Cherkasov & Ors v Olegovich, the Official Receiver of Dalnyaya Step concerns an application for security for costs against a