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Bankrupts involved in the management of a company—a cautionary tale

Bankrupts involved in the management of a company—a cautionary tale
Published on: 26 February 2016
Published by: LexisPSL
  • Bankrupts involved in the management of a company—a cautionary tale
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Restructuring & Insolvency analysis: James Dawson, barrister at 3PB, considers the decision in Re C. & M.B. Holdings Ltd; Hamilton and another (Joint Trustees in Bankruptcy of Charles Newell Brown) v Brown and another company, where trustees in bankruptcy sought relief in relation to a company in which the bankrupt owned shares. or take a trial to read the full analysis.

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