Morris v Banque Arab et Internationale D’Investissment SA (No 2): ChD 26 Oct 2000

For an order to be made under the section, and a contribution to the shortfall on insolvency made, it was necessary to show that the person against whom the order was sought had in some way participated in the fraudulent activity. It was not necessary to show that there had been any direct involvement in the management or carrying on of the business.


Times 26-Oct-2000, Gazette 02-Nov-2000


Insolvency Act 1986 213 (2)


England and Wales


See AlsoMorris v Banque Arab et Internationale d’Investissement ChD 2000
The parties had exchanged lists of documents but one side objected to inspection of a number of them on the ground that it would put them in breach of French law.
Held: There was discretion to be exercised. Neuberger J ordered inspection . .
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Insolvency, Banking

Updated: 05 June 2022; Ref: scu.83853