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  • December 12, 2018

    Jon Felce’s analysis of a recent case concerning the dominant purpose test for litigation privilege was published by Lexis®PSL on 30 November 2018. A copy can be found here.

     

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  • November 1, 2018

    Jon Felce spoke on the subject of ‘Obtaining information in fraud and asset recovery litigation’ at the Serle Court International Trusts and Commercial Litigation Conference in New York.


    PCB Litigation has been retained to advise in connection with a substantial contractual dispute.


    PCB Litigation has maintained its tier 1 ...

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  • October 8, 2018

    PCB Litigation has been identified by The Times as a leading law firm in the field of “financial crime & fraud & regulatory”.


    PCB Litigation maintained its top tier Civil Fraud ranking in the Legal 500 as well as being ranked in Commercial Litigation and Banking Litigation. PCB is said to ...

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FRAUD UPDATES

  • November 5, 2018
    Triple Success for PCB Litigation

    PCB Litigation is delighted to share last week’s triple success. We have continued to be highly ranked in Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners – including in Tier 1 for civil fraud work where we are described as "an absolute go-to for complex, high value multi-jurisdictional commercial fraud claims”, and we have also ...

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  • July 23, 2018
    English Court extends ambit of claims for transactions defrauding creditors

    The recent decision of the English Court of Appeal in Orexim Trading Limited v Mahavir Port and Terminal Private Limited has confirmed the existence of another tool in the fight against fraudsters, enabling victims of fraud and insolvency practitioners alike to pursue overseas targets who have been involved in transactions entered into at an undervalue ...

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  • October 23, 2017
    PCB Litigation obtains maximum prison sentence against contemnor defendant

    On 19 October 2017, and following a string of prior successes for the Bank of Moscow (see http://www.pcblitigation.com/media/cracking-down-on-defendants-further-ground-breaking-orders-obtained-by-pcb-litigation/ and http://www.pcblitigation.com/media/no-place-safe-to-hide-for-russian-debtors/), PCB Litigation has obtained a rare maximum two-year prison sentence against Russian judgment debtor Andrey Chernyakov. The sentence was handed down for several contempts of Court by Mr Chernyakov arising out of breaches ...

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NEWSLETTER

  • June 1, 2017
    Partnership Appointment

    PCB Litigation is delighted to announce that Jon Felce has joined the partnership on 1 June. Since joining the team in 2014 from a leading international firm, Jon has obtained a number of extremely successful results for his clients including a series of ground-breaking orders. Jon has significant experience in complex, high value domestic and ...

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  • November 7, 2016
    Choosing the right specialist fraud lawyer to avoid pursuing a claim with no merit

    The recent judgment of Mr Justice Mann, sitting in the Chancery Division in the case of Mortgage Agency Services Number One Limited v Cripps Harries LLP EWHC 2482, highlights the importance of instructing specialist lawyers such as PCB Litigation, who understand the components of - and know what is required to claim and establish ...

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  • October 19, 2016
    Marathon man forfeits profit share

    Whilst there are circumstances in which a fiduciary can lose its right to remuneration, a recent case has considered whether that principle extends to the profit share of a partner in a partnership or as a member of a LLP. In Hosking v Marathon Asset Management LLP, an arbitrator had held that a partner was liable ...

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