Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2003] All ER (D) 211 (Feb)
Court: Chancery Division

Sir Donald Rattee

Representation Raoul Downey (instructed by Harbottle Lewis) for the petitioner.
  Francis Tregear (instructed by Fladgate Fielder) for W, M and H.
Judgment Dates: 14 February 2003


Companies - Unfair prejudice to members - Exclusion of member from management of company - Refusal by other members to purchase shares

The Case

On the presentation of a petition under s459 of the the court ruled, inter alia, that, on the evidence, that the petitioner's conduct was such that it had justified his removal in the interests of the company on an objective view and he had failed to make good his allegations of unfair prejudice. Accordingly, the petition would be dismissed.

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