Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 138 (Nov)
Court: Chancery Division
Judge:

Rimer J

Representation Christopher Stoner (instructed by Trethowans) for the claimants.
Judgment Dates: 8 November 2002

Catchwords

Equity - Equitable remedies - Rectification - Availability of remedy.

The Case

An action for rectification of a deed of appointment was dismissed on the ground that the claim was misconceived. There was no basis on which the court could rectify the deed of appointment even if it had been intended that a discretionary trust should be created.

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