The Liver Building

Corporate Update


Speaker: Chris Beanland

Date: Friday 26th November, 2021

Time: 13:30 - 16:30

Areas of Law: Civil Litigation; Company & Commercial


Course Code: S4588


This course will look at developments in the corporate field in the last year or so. The course will cover but is not limited to:

  •  Hurstwood Properties (A) Ltd v Rossendale BC [2021] UKSC 16 on piercing the corporate veil
  • Tattersalls Ltd v McMahon [2021] EWHC 1029 on joint and several liability of directors
  • Chalcot Training Ltd v Ralph [2021] EWCA Civ 795 on issuing shares at a discount and tax avoidance
  • Primus International Holding Co v Triumph Controls Ltd [2020] EWCA Civ 1228, Hopkinson v Towergate Financial Ltd [2020] EWHC 984 and Dodika v United Luck Group Holdings Ltd [2021] EWCA Civ 638 on warranty claims
  • Unwin v Bond [2020] EWHC 1768 on the content of an express duty of good faith in a shareholders’ agreement
  • Permavent Ltd v Makin [2021] EWHC 467 on penalties in the context of a SPA for the entire issued share capital of a company
  • Russell v Cartwright [2020] EWHC 41 on implied obligations of good faith and joint ventures

Can’t make the date/time or need to revisit the training? No problem, booking onto this event means you will receive a link to access a recording of the event at your leisure!

The link will be sent within approx 72hrs of live broadcast & be available for approx. 3 months, to view as many times as you wish.

Speaker Biographies

Chris Beanland qualified in 1992 with Eversheds, where he continued to practise in the Insolvency Department for a number of years. Chris is now an Associate Professor at The University of Law, Manchester and lectures extensively on company, commercial and insolvency issues.


Member £105
Non-member £150
Training Passport Free
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