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Cases Private Client

Nightingale Mayfair Ltd v Mehta (1999)

Judgment Date: 21 Dec 1999

A debtor who caused a property purchased with his money to be transferred into a trust or settlement for the purposes of a tax avoidance scheme had successfully deprived himself of any beneficial interest in the property. Futhermore, a promissory note constituted "valuable consideration" for the purposes of s.23(1) Land Registration Act 1925.

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Norwich Union Life Insurance Co Ltd v Afzal Hameed Qureshi & Ors (1999)

Judgment Date: 30 Jul 1999

An insurer's duty of disclosure did not go beyond facts which were material to the insurance contract. * Leave to appeal to the House of Lords refused.

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Practice areas

Real Estate
Private Client

Grupo Torras SA v Sheikh Fahad Mohammed Al-Sabah

Judgment Date: 24 Jun 1999

Claims made on the basis of conspiracy, dishonest assistance, breach of director's duty, money had and received and knowing receipt in relation to alleged fraud on company controlled by Kuwaiti Investment Office.

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Satnam Investments Ltd v Dunlop Heywood & Ors (1998)

Judgment Date: 21 Dec 1998

A constructive trust was not the appropriate remedy where a third party acquired a business opportunity honestly but arose as a result of a breach of fiduciary duty on the part of the plaintiff's business advisers. * Leave to appeal to the House of Lords refused.

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Escalus Properties Ltd v Robinson

Judgment Date: 30 Mar 1995

A landlord in a long lease at a low rent granted at a premium is not entitled to mesne profits in addition to or in substitution for rent arrears when the tenant or sub-tenant is granted relief against forfeiture.

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Practice areas
Real Estate
Private Client

Barclays Bank PLC v Hammersmith LBC (1991)

Judgment Date: 21 Nov 1991

State of mind of payer & payee may be relevant in unjust enrichment investigation

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Sen v Headley (1991)

Judgment Date: 28 Feb 1991

Claim to gift of land by donatio mortis causa fails : Claim to gift of land by donatio mortis causa fails : Claim to gift of land by donatio mortis causa succeeds

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Practice areas
Real Estate
Private Client

TCB Ltd v Gray (1987)

Judgment Date: 07 Jul 1987

Signatory to power of attorney estopped from denying due sealing : Overridden by person dealing bona fide without notice : Estoppel as to denying deed sealed

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