CREDIT SUISSE LIFE (BERMUDA) LIMITED V BIDZINA IVANISHVILI & ORS [2023] CA (BDA) 13 CIV

Judgment Date: 22 Jun 23

Goyal & Anor v BGF Investment Management Ltd (2023)

Judgment Date: 26 May 23

On 26 May 2023 Mr Justice Butcher handed down judgment in Goyal & Anor v BGF Investment Management Limited & Ors [2023] EWHC 1180 (Comm). David Mumford KC and Ryan James Turner acted on behalf of four of the defendants in successfully resisting a claim for damages for deceit and unlawful means conspiracy in excess of £40...

Henderson & Jones Ltd v Ross & Others [2023] EWHC 1276 (Ch)

Judgment Date: 26 May 23

18-day High Court trial. Successfully defended £33m claims for alleged breach of directors’ duties, negligence, dishonest assistance and conspiracy arising out of the corporate restructuring of a private hospital group. Transaction alleged to include a transaction defrauding creditors (contrary to s.423 Insolvency Act 1996), unlawful dividend, unlawful return of capital and...

Re Great Annual Savings Group Ltd [2023]

Judgment Date: 16 May 23

Green v (1) White Lantern (2) SMC [2023] EWHC 930 (Ch)

Judgment Date: 28 Apr 23

The High Court held that the actor, Ms Eva Green, was entitled to payment of her fee of $1million in respect of the collapsed film “A Patriot” and dismissed the Defendant and Additional Claimant’s claims against Ms Green in full.

THJ Systems v Sheridan [2023]

Judgment Date: 26 Apr 23

The High Court has handed down judgment in THJ Systems v Sheridan [2023] EWHC 927 (Ch), a dispute about intellectual property and expulsion from a two-member limited liability partnership in which Amanda Hadkiss and Ted Loveday acted for the Defendants. The Defendants succeeded in defending all the intellectual property claims...

The Official Receiver v Shop Direct Finance Company Limited [2023] EWCA Civ 367

Judgment Date: 05 Apr 23

Michael Gibbon KC and Maxim Cardew acted for the Official Receiver in his successful appeal to the Court of Appeal against the judgment in Shop Direct Finance Company Limited v The Official Receiver [2022] EWHC 1355 (Comm); [2022] BPIR 1280. The case arose against the backdrop of the PPI mis-selling scandal, which has...

LA Micro Group (UK) Ltd. v LA Micro Group, Inc [2023] EWCA Civ 214

Judgment Date: 03 Mar 23

Andrew Twigger KC succeeded in the Court of Appeal in upholding the Judge’s order, despite the Court of Appeal rejecting the reasons the Judge gave for his decision. The dispute concerned the beneficial ownership of shares in a company. The shares had been held on trust for individuals...