Bona vacantia and beyond—Court of Appeal considers vesting orders (Leon v Attorney-General and others)

Publication Date

11 Dec 2019


Property Disputes analysis: Gerard van Tonder, examines a Court of Appeal decision that a leasehold interest in a property which had been assigned to the appellant's company and which, after the company was dissolved, was disclaimed by the Crown should not be ordered to vest in the appellant. The court found that although the appellant was a co-mortgagor of the leasehold interest, he was not entitled to it under section 1017(2)(a) of the
Companies Act 2006 (CA 2006). To read more, click here.


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