Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 106 (Jan)
Court: Chancery Division
Judge:

Gabriel Moss QC sitting as a deputy judge of the High Court

Judgment Dates: 18 January 2002

Catchwords

Joint venture - Acquisition of properties - Parties forming consortium to purchase property - Property registered in second defendant's name - Third defendant claiming beneficial interest in property - Whether third defendant having beneficial interest in property.

The Case

On the evidence, the third defendant was deemed to have a beneficial interest in the property and as a result of the first defendant's conduct, and in the light of the special features of the instant case, indemnity costs would be made against him.

Practice Areas

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