Appointment - fraudulent signatures on a debenture: Lovett & Anor v Carson Country Homes Ltd & Ors  EWHC 1143
Mr Justice Davis has handed down his judgment in Lovett & Anor v Carson Country Homes Ltd & Ors  EWHC 1143 (Ch), The case concerns the validity of an administrator's appointment following the fraudulent completion of a debenture instrument. The case makes interesting reading as it includes discussion of the Companies Act 2006, and some older authorities on company instruments. Following a lengthy judgment the learned judge notes:
"...the appointment of the administrators under the debenture was valid."
"This is the ultimate statement of where the law on IVAs is to be found in our great common law...