Judgment – NCA v Niche Cars

Albert Sampson successfully represented the National Crime Agency in its claim to obtain a civil recovery order over the proceeds of a substantial payroll fraud, which were being laundered through a shell company as purported investments under the government’s enterprise investment scheme. The judgment may be found here (https://www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWHC/TCC/2020/3491.html).  

Paul Greenwood appointed as Deputy Insolvency and Companies Court Judge

We are delighted to announce that Paul Greenwood has been appointed as a Deputy Insolvency and Companies Court Judge effective immediately. Paul will sit part-time in the Insolvency and Companies List of the Business and Property Courts in the Rolls Building, whilst continuing to maintain a busy private practice.

4 Stone Buildings publishes seventh edition of ‘Litigation in the Time of Covid-19’

4 Stone Buildings has published the seventh edition of its free-to-download e-book entitled “Litigation in the Time of Covid-19: Legal issues in commerce, finance and insolvency”. The e-book contains extensive analysis into the key issues arising out of the coronavirus pandemic, as well as the latest legal developments, in contract, corporate insolvency, personal insolvency, company

4 Stone Buildings publishes sixth edition of ‘Litigation in the Time of Covid-19’

4 Stone Buildings has published the sixth edition of its free-to-download e-book entitled “Litigation in the Time of Covid-19: Legal issues in commerce, finance and insolvency”. The e-book contains extensive analysis into the key issues arising out of the coronavirus pandemic, as well as the latest legal developments, in contract, corporate insolvency, personal insolvency, company

High Court hands down judgment in landmark Material Adverse Effect case

The High Court has handed down judgment in a preliminary issues trial of two claims involving the interpretation of a Material Adverse Effect clause: Travelport & Ors v WEX Inc; Olding & Ors v WEX Inc [2020] EWHC 2670 (Comm). This is a landmark judgment, being the first time that the High Court has dealt in depth

4 Stone Buildings shortlisted in the Chambers UK Bar Awards 2020

We are delighted to announce that 4 Stone Buildings has been shortlisted for awards at the Chambers and Partners UK Bar Awards 2020. The awards are based on Chambers and Partners’ research for the 2021 edition of Chambers Bar and “reflect notable achievements over the past 12 months including outstanding work, impressive strategic growth and