Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [1998] All ER (D) 798
Court: Court of Appeal, Civil Division
Judge:

Nourse, Schiemann and Brooke LJJ

Representation Philip Vallance QC and Angus McCullough (instructed by Park Nelson) for DH.
  Michael Kent QC, Catherine Newman QC and Andrew O'Connor (instructed by Bullivant Jones & Co) for M Ltd.
  Mark Hapgood QC and Michael Lazarus (instructed by Dibb Lupton Alsop, Birmingham) for S Ltd.
Judgment Dates: 21 December 1998

Catchwords

Equity - Equitable remedies - Fiduciary duty - Surveyor disclosing information to second defendant, without plaintiff's knowledge, that administrative receivers had been appointed over plaintiff's assets - Second defendant subsequently purchasing site for the purchase of which the plaintiff at the time of disclosure, though not at the time of purchase, had an option - Whether site held on constructive trust for plaintiff.

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