A lack of trust in the law of trusts

Joint liquidators had to apply to the court be appointed as receivers and managers of property held by them as bare trustee because of uncertainty in the law as to their powers. The company had never traded in its own right, its only activity having …

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Gift cards, and Christmas hampers

  A report has just been issued in the UK by the Law Commission on the question of whether there should be greater protection for consumers who lose deposits or gift vouchers when retailers or other service providers go into insolvency. Dick Smith Electronics This …

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