On 31 July 2020, Insolvency and Companies Court Judge Burton dismissed an unfair prejudice petition brought by the offshore company of a resident of a private estate in South London against the company and directors tasked with running the estate’s shared private road and communal landscaped areas on a non-profit basis. The case was heard over several days and saw allegations that the judge considered to be “between neighbours” presented as a shareholders dispute.
Of particular note in this case were:
The judgment is available here.
Richard Samuel acted for the respondents – instructed by Peacock & Co
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