Cases: Equity & Trusts

AGIP (Africa) Ltd v Jackson [1991] Ch 547

AGIP (Africa) Ltd v Jackson [1991] Ch 547 is an Equity and Trusts case. Furthermore, it concerns a claim for dishonest assistance.  Facts:  An oil company had a bank account with a bank in Tunisia where it carried out business. The company’s chief accountant fraudulently altered the names of payees on payment orders. As a…

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AIB Group (UK) Plc v Mark Redler & Co Solicitors [2014] UKSC 58

Fr AIB Group (UK) Plc v Mark Redler & Co Solicitors [2014] UKSC 58 is an Equity and Trusts case. Furthermore, it concerns the availability of redress for a breach of trust.  Facts:  Mark Redler & Co Solicitors (M) had acted for the bank (B) regarding a mortgage advance of £3.3 million. In the same…

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Attorney General v Mathieson [1907] 2 Ch. 383

Attorney General v Mathieson [1907] 2 Ch. 383 is an Equity and Trusts case. Furthermore, it concerns a gift for the purposes of providing education to Jewish children.  Facts: In Attorney General v Mathieson [1907] 2 Ch. 383, the Rev John Wilkinson ran charities in Stoke Newington, including ‘the Mildmay Mission to the Jews’. He…

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Badfinger Music v Evans [2000] 4 WLUK 626

Badfinger Music v Evans [2000] 4 WLUK 626 is an Equity and Trusts case. It concerns the distribution of remuneration following a dispute.  Facts: In Badfinger Music v Evans [2000] 4 WLUK 626, Badfinger Music was a successful rock group. The group broke up and a dispute arose about the distribution of remunerations. Subsequently, a…

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Banque Belge pour l’Etranger v Hambrouck [1921] 1 K.B. 321 

Banque Belge pour l’Etranger v Hambrouck [1921] 1 K.B. 321 is an Equity and Trusts case. Furthermore, it concerns the disposal of fraudulent cheques to the plaintiff bank.  Facts: In Banque Belge pour l’Etranger v Hambrouck [1921] 1 K.B. 321, a clerk obtained a number of fraudulent cheques from his employer. Subsequently, the clerk paid…

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