Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2005] All ER (D) 265 (Nov)
Neutral Citation: [2005] EWHC 2578 (Ch)
Court: Chancery Division (Companies Court)

Rimer J

Representation Michael Green (instructed by Squire & Co) for the claimant.
  Raquel Agnello (instructed by Carrington & Associates) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 21 November 2005


Company - Meeting - Convening of meeting - Power of court to order meeting - Jurisdiction - Whether impracticable for meeting to be called and/or conducted in manner prescribed - , s 371.

The Case

The court had no jurisdiction to make an order under s371 of the convening an extraordinary general meeting of the company since the claimant had failed to satisfy the court that it had become 'impracticable' for a meeting to be called and-or conducted in manner prescribed by the articles or the Act.

Practice Areas

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