Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 136 (Oct)
Neutral Citation: [2002] EWHC 2051 (Comm)
Court: Commercial Court
Judge:

Thomas J

Representation Mark Pelling (instructed by Reed Smith Warner Cranston) for the claimant.
  Clive Freedman QC and Alan Gourgey (instructed by Philippson Crawfords Berwald) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 10 October 2002

Catchwords

Trust and trustee - Constructive trust - Secret commissions - Defendant employee of claimant receiving money from third party - Claimant alleging money received as bribe - Whether sums paid secret commission or bribe.

The Case

An action to recover money received dishonestly as a bribe or secret commission failed on the facts.

Practice Areas

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