[(1) If a relevant person (“A”) fails to comply with a requirement imposed on A under section 131E or 131F the [FCA] may certify that fact in writing to the court.
(2) If the court is satisfied that A failed without reasonable excuse to comply with the requirement, it may deal with A (and where A is a body corporate, any director or officer) as if A (or as the case may be the director or officer) were in contempt; and “officer”, in relation to a limited liability partnership, means a member of the limited liability partnership.
(3) A relevant
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