Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 219 (Nov)
Court: Chancery Division
Judge:

Laddie J

Representation Robert Levy (instructed by Gillanders, Cheltenham) for the claimant.
  John Ross Martyn (instructed by Chuas) for the first defendant and (instructed by Cuff Roberts) for the second defendant.
Judgment Dates: 14 November 2002

Catchwords

Equity - Undue influence - Husband and wife - Wife obtaining transfer of husband's property before death - Daughter applying to set aside deed on ground of undue influence - Validity of transfer deed.

The Case

The court gave judgment for the claimant in an action to set aside a transfer of her late father's property to her stepmother; on the evidence, the defendant's account was manifestly untrue.

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