Calling Time: English High Court Declares Limitation Period on Claims against Directors of Jersey Companies

Q: What is the limitation period for a claim for breach of duty against a director of a Jersey company? A: How many angels can dance on the head of a pin?

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Beneficiary Secures Victory in Concealed Denial of Trust Claim

A beneficiary recently succeeded in a claim for breach of trust against his grandfather who, having declared that he held the beneficiary’s share as sub-trustee, continued to act as if he had retained the beneficial interest. The significance of the decision in Sheffield v Sheffield and others [2013] EWHC 3927 (Ch) is likely to be confined…