The London High Court recently held in Daniel and another v Tee and others 2016 EWHC 1538 (Ch) that three professional trustees of a will trust
In JSC Mezhdunarodniy Promyshlenniy Bank and Another v Pugachev 2016 EWHC 248 & 258 Ch (sentence) and 2016 EWHC 192 (Ch) (liability), the English
In the recent case of (1) The Seashell of Lisson Grove Ltd (2) Central Tax & Trustee Planning LLP (3) Andre Misso v Aviva Insurance Ltd & Ors 2011 EWHC 1761 (Comm), the Commercial Court considered the construction of certain policy terms upon which the insured sought to rely to avoid the ordinary consequences of a breach of warranty, misrepresentation and non-disclosure.
In Prudential Staff Pensions Ltd v The Prudential Assurance Company Ltd and others 2011 EWHC 960, the High Court has emphasised how difficult it is for pension scheme members to challenge the employer's exercise of a discretionary power under the employer's implied duty of good faith to members of its pension scheme - members must show that the employer's conduct was irrational or perverse so as to have seriously damaged the employer's relationship with the members.
Certain exemptions to the employer related investment regime will be removed with effect from 23 September 2010.
The Summer has witnessed the publication of several interesting pensions cases, covering such issues as the status of a defined benefit pension within a remuneration package, the ambit of Trustee Act protection against claims by unknown beneficiaries and the extent to which scheme provisions should be interpreted purposively.