Heyl v Commission: ECJ 14 Jun 1988

(Judgment) Officials – Annulment of a compulsory resignation.
Where a bill of exchange has been negotiated by means of a forgery of the name of the payee as indorser, a Court of equity will restrain even a bona fide holder of the bill from suing the acceptor, and will direct the forged instrument to be delivered up to be cancelled.

C-12/87, [1988] EUECJ C-12/87


Updated: 06 December 2021; Ref: scu.134549