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FSD – Trustee application for blessing of momentous of decision – distribution of entire trust fund to sole adult beneficiary – variation of trust deed – whether proposed transaction detrimental to the interests of minor and unborn beneficiaries
CIVIL APPEAL NO. 11 OF 2019 (FORMERLY CAUSE NO FSD 0065 OF 2009 (RMJ))
FSD – Exempted limited partnership- contested application for disclosure of true and full information regarding the business and financial condition of the Port Fund- motives and intentions of limited partners seeking information
FSD – Equitable mistake – Claim by the estate of a deceased businessman to set aside an inter vivos transfer of a valuable share to trustees of a Liechtenstein trust on grounds of mistake – deceased’s wife (first plaintiffs) claims transfer of shares was made in breach of her proprietary rights – Second plaintiff claims transfer made by mistake
Costs in respect of Charging Order Applications – The distinction between untaxed and unascertained costs previously awarded and the costs of the Application itself – The need to protect a judgment debtor from an inappropriate and crushing burden
CICA (CIVIL) APPEAL NO 19 OF 2018 (FORMERLY FSD 18 OF 2015 (RMJ))
Appeal for an order dates 17 July 2018 by McMillian J. Judge dismissed an application to set aside the rejection of a proof of debt lodged by Ardon Maroon Asia Dragon Feeder Fund in the liquidation of Ardon Maroon Asia Master Fund
FSD – Freezing Injuction- application by defendant to increase amount of her permitted ordinary living expenses – Governing legal principles- approach to the evidence- relevance of lifestyle to which defendant was accustomed prior to litigation
CRIMINAL APPEAL 21 OF 2018 IND 32/2017 SC#7268/2016
Criminal Appeal – Convicted by Judge sitting alone – one count aiding and abetting the possession of an imitation firearm – pleaded guilty to dangerous driving – seeking leave to appeal conviction on the firearms offence
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