Regina v Chester and North Wales Legal Aid Area Office (No 12) ex parte Floods of Queensferry Limited: CA 18 Dec 1997

A company was not entitled to legal aid unless it was clearly acting in a fiduciary capacity; that the assignment of an action is invalid is insufficient to warrant a grant.
Times 26-Dec-1997, Gazette 28-Jan-1998, [1997] EWCA Civ 3043
Legal Aid Act 1974 2(10)
England and Wales
Citing:
Appeal fromRegina v Chester and North Wales Legal Aid Area Office Ex Parte Floods of Queensbury Ltd QBD 7-Nov-1997
It was possible for a body to apply for legal aid but only if it was genuinely acting in a fiduciary capacity as trustee, not mere contractual representative. . .

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Updated: 30 April 2021; Ref: scu.143442