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    Articles

    Grand View v Wong and the doctrine of improper purposes

    Article by Jia Wei Lee[1], 30th June 2023 To read or download this article as a PDF, please click here. 1. The improper purpose doctrine is an easy one to state: a power may only be exercised for a purpose... Read more

    By Jonathan Hilliard KC | Jia Wei Lee
    Friday 30 June 2023

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    Recent Cases

    R (Annington Property Ltd) & Ors v Secretary of State for Defence & Ors [2023] EWHC 1154 (Admin)

    Property

    Joanne Wicks KC | Daniel Petrides
    Monday 15 May 2023

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    Recent Cases

    City Gardens v Dok 82: High Court confirms that a winding up petition may be brought notwithstanding a foreign exclusive jurisdiction clause

    Insolvency, International / offshore

    Bobby Friedman
    Monday 15 May 2023

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    Recent Cases

    Supreme Court Decision on Oil Spill Continuing Nuisance Appeal

    Property

    Jonathan Seitler KC | Alice Hawker
    Friday 12 May 2023

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    Recent Cases

    Court of Appeal hands down important judgment in business premises renovation allowances case

    Tax, Property

    Jonathan Davey KC
    Tuesday 11 April 2023

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    Recent Cases

    Permission to appeal in Mitchell v Al Jaber [2023] EWHC 364 (Ch)

    Company law, Commercial disputes, International / offshore

    Clare Stanley KC | Jia Wei Lee | Lemuel Lucan-Wilson
    Wednesday 5 April 2023

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    Recent Cases

    Brian Green KC and Anna Littler successful in Bermuda Court of Appeal in decision on breadth of standard form consent powers of fiduciary protectors of trusts

    Trusts, probate and estates: contentious, International / offshore

    Brian Green KC | Anna Littler
    Wednesday 5 April 2023

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    Recent Cases

    Jonathan Seitler KC and Alice Hawker appear in Supreme Court case Jalla v Shell

    Property, International / offshore

    Jonathan Seitler KC | Alice Hawker
    Wednesday 29 March 2023

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    Webchats

    Use and abuse of undertakings in 1954 Act ground (f) cases

    Robert Payne (Senior Associate at CMS) and Ben Faulkner speak about using and abusing undertakings in ground (f) cases.  

    Benjamin Faulkner
    Tuesday 14 March 2023

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    Recent Cases

    Britannia Litigation: Court of Appeal clarifies important aspects of Cayman Islands’ property law regarding restrictive agreements, easements and Land Register rectification

    International / offshore, Property

    Jonathan Seitler KC | Emer Murphy
    Thursday 9 March 2023

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    Recent Cases

    Daniel Petrides successfully represents Claimant in the recent case of Rokstone Ltd v Tiggy Butler

    Property, Professional liability

    Daniel Petrides
    Thursday 9 March 2023

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    Concurrent forfeiture and 1954 Act oppositions

    Ben Faulkner discusses how landlord’s forfeiture claims might be brought concurrently with a 1954 Act opposition to a new lease under grounds (a), (b), or (c).  

    Benjamin Faulkner
    Wednesday 1 March 2023

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