We are very sorry to report that Anthony de Garr Robinson QC will not to be able to give his talk on Reflective Loss on 6 May evening due to illness. We wish him a speedy recovery and expect to revert with a rearranged date for him to give his talk sometime in June.
Anthony de Garr Robinson QC of One Essex Court
In a rather unexpected twist, the Supreme Court has decided that creditors and employees are not barred from bringing claims in respect of any prejudice to their rights which reflect a company’s claim for loss against a wrongdoer. Also, despite a strong dissent from three Justices, the decision also means shareholders are in an even worse position that the Court of Appeal had previously suggested. What issues have been raised by this recasting of the law and how should practitioners approach them?