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Montalto v Popat and Others [2016] EWHC 810 (Ch)

Sep 29, 2018, 22:53 PM
company, shares, beneficial ownership, interests held in common, family law, john wilson qc, max lewis, gift, revoke gift, cohabitation
Chancery Division judgment concerning the ownership of property belonging to a same-sex couple, who had formerly been co-habiting as part of a long-term relationship.
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Date : Apr 20, 2016, 09:55 AM
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(Chancery Division, Mr Recorder Davis-White QC, 13 April 2016)

Property – Civil partners – Beneficial ownership of shareholdings and property

Findings were made in relation to the beneficial ownership of shareholdings and property following the breakdown of the civil partnership.


Neutral Citation Number: [2016] EWHC 810 (Ch)
Case No: HC-2013-000454


IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUSTICE
CHANCERY DIVISION

Royal Court of Justice
Rolls Building
7 Rolls Buildings
Fetter Lane
London
EC4A 1NL

Date: 13/04/2016


Before: 

MR RECORDER DAVIS-WHITE QC
(SITTING AS A JUDGE OF THE CHANCERY DIVISION)

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Between:

GIUSEPPE GIANPAOLO MONTALTO
Claimant

-and-

(1) NIMISH POPAT
(2) VINJCAP LIMITED
(3) LEISURE INC LIMITED
(4) VINJCAP (MAYFAIR) LIMITED
Defendants

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Mr John Wilson QC and Mr Max Lewis (instructed by Russells Solicitors) for the Claimant
Mr Christopher Lundie (instructed by Alexiou Fisher Philipps) for the Defendants

Hearing dates: 26 October (reading), 27-30 October, 2, 3, 5 November 2015, 10 March 2016

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The full judgment is available to view and download here:

Montalto v Popat [2016] EWHC 810 (Ch).pdf

An in-depth article by Gwyn Evans, Tanfield Chambers, will be published early next week.
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