The Liver Building

Agency and Dishonest Assistance in a Commercial Context


Speaker: Arron Walthall

Date: Tuesday 19th November, 2019

Time: 15:15 - 16:15

Areas of Law: Civil Litigation; Company & Commercial

Competencies: A2(d) - Maintaining an adequate and up-to-date understanding of relevant law, policy and practice.
· A4(a) – Identifying relevant legal principles.
· A4(b) - Applying legal principles to factual issues

Liverpool Law Society,
2nd Floor Helix,
Edmund Street,
L3 9NY

Course Code: S4273


  • An analysis of when commercial parties will be found to be liable in equity for dishonest or knowing receipt and the scope of agency in a commercial context
  • Look at the recent decision of UBS AG v Kommunale Wasserwerke Leipzig GMBH [2017] EWCA Civ 1567 which considers each of these issues along with the broader concept of fiduciary relationships

Speaker Biographies

Arron joined chambers in 2008 following a specialist chancery pupillage under Richard
Oughton, the head of the Chancery and Commercial Department.
His practice comprises: Chancery & Commercial and Housing


Member £35
Non-member £50
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Training Season Ticket Free
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