Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 315 (Nov)
Neutral Citation: [2002] EWHC 2413 (Comm)
Court: Commercial Court
Judge:

Langley J

Representation Gordon Pollock QC, Lawrence Rabinowitz QC and Philippa Hopkins (instructed by LeBoeuf Lamb Greene & Macrae) for the claimants.
  Lord Grabiner QC and Kenneth MacLean QC and Lisa Lake (instructed by Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft) for the first, second and fifth defendants.
  Geoffrey Vos QC and David Joseph (instructed by Herbert Smith) for the sixth defendants.
Judgment Dates: 21 November 2002

Catchwords

Misrepresentation - Fraudulent misrepresentation - Inducement to transfer property Representation regarding family assets - Factual dispute.

The Case

An action brought in misrepresentation amongst members of the family of a wealthy Ecuadorian banana merchant was dismissed on the facts; the alleged misrepresentations had not been made.

Practice Areas

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