21st Jul 2017
Before: Mr Justice Teare Citation:  EWHC 1815 (Comm) Following a two-week trial in the Commercial Court, Matthew Slater succeeded in defending a leading investment bank against a very substantial claim for damages and quantum meruit: Medsted Associates Limited v Canaccord Genuity Wealth (International)  EWHC 1815 (Comm) Read more…
29th Jun 2017
Eason Rajah QC is one of the 12 silks listed in ‘The Private Client Global Elite 2017’ published by Legal Week. The survey has identified 208 lawyers and will honour the achievement, excellence and success of the Global Elite trust and private client lawyers with a gala dinner at the Wallace Collection in October. Read More…
14th Jun 2017
David Schmitz considers how to approach nuisance cases where the character of an area has changed in The Commercial Litigation Journal (May/June 2017). Click here to read more.
13th Jun 2017
Before: Mr Justice Newey Citation:  EWHC 1302 (Ch) Gideon Roseman acted for the applicants in their committal application that was heard over 3 days and which resulted in the respondent being sentenced by the Honourable Mr Justice Newey to an immediate custodial sentence of 12 months by reason of her breaches of a freezing […]
23rd May 2017
Before: Master Matthews Citation:  EWHC 151 (Ch) Gideon Roseman (instructed by Julian Philip & Co) for the Claimants. Read the judgment here.
22nd May 2017
Before: John Male QC sitting as a Deputy Judge of the Chancery Division Citation:  EWHC 605 (Ch) Samuel Laughton successfully argued that the legal estate in a joint lease was held on trust by a bankrupt and her co-tenant on behalf of themselves. It was therefore “property held on trust for any other person” within […]
8th May 2017
Before: Mrs Justice Rose Matthew Slater appeared in this important Variation of Trusts Act application, which raised significant points of practice and procedure, not least about open justice in trust proceedings. The case is now going to the Court of Appeal.