Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2005] All ER (D) 174 (Nov)
Court: Chancery Division
Judge:

Lewison J

Representation Ceri Bryant (instructed by Taylor Wessing) for the company.
Judgment Dates: 14 November 2005

Catchwords

Company - Scheme of arrangement - Sanction - Members' meeting - Majority of members voting in favour of proposed scheme - Objections - Whether court should sanction scheme - , s 425.

The Case

An allegation that a voting shareholder had a collateral interest was serious, and strong, cogent evidence was required before a court would consider disenfranchising a member of a class who was entitled to vote at a meeting of shareholders held pursuant to s425 of the .

Practice Areas

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