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Examining complications around the ‘available amount’

Published on: 23 March 2016
Published by: LexisPSL
  • Examining complications around the ‘available amount’
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  • What was the background to the appeal?
  • What issues did this case raise?
  • What were the main legal arguments put forward?
  • What did the Court of Appeal decide, and why?
  • To what extent is the judgment helpful in clarifying the law on how to determine the recoverable amount in confiscation proceedings?
  • Are there any unresolved issues lawyers will need to watch out for in this area? If so, how can these be avoided?
  • How does this case fit in with other case law developments in this area?

Article summary

Corporate Crime analysis: Mark Trafford QC, barrister at 23 Essex Street, explores R v Brooks and suggests the decision emphasises the importance of analysing the evidence at every stage. or take a trial to read the full analysis.

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