In re Stephenson; Ex parte Brown: 1897

Where a person settles property in such a way that his interest determines on his bankruptcy ‘that is evidence of an intention to defraud his creditors’.


Vaughan Williams J


[1897] 1 QB 638


England and Wales

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CitedBelmont Park Investments Pty Ltd v BNY Corporate Trustee Services Ltd and Another SC 27-Jul-2011
Complex financial instruments insured the indebtedness of Lehman Brothers. On that company’s insolvency a claim was made. It was said that provisions in the documents offended the rule against the anti-deprivation rule. The courts below had upheld . .
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Updated: 20 May 2022; Ref: scu.442616