+44(0)20 7638 9271

Monthly Archives: August 2013

Piercing The Corporate Veil: Prest Vs Petrodel Resources

The Supreme Court has handed down a landmark judgement in favour of Mrs Prest in high profile matrimonial dispute. The Supreme Court ordered that seven disputed properties, owned by companies controlled by Mr Prest, be transferred to Mrs Prest in partial satisfaction of their £17.5 million divorce settlement. The Supreme Court held that even though the companies were the […]

Read more >

RBS Wins Interest Rate Swap Decision In The Court Of Appeal

The Royal Bank of Scotland won an important decision in the Court of Appeal today against a claim of mis-selling and negligent misstatement brought by  clients Mr Paul Rowley, an hotelier, and Mr John Green, an estate agent, in respect of interest rate swap products. Messrs Rowley and Green alleged that RBS failed to advise them correctly with regard […]

Read more >