Development: The company you keep

Richard Hiscoke, Judith Barnes and Claire Booth review the use of limited liability partnerships

‘Using an LLP as a joint venture vehicle was held to be lawful where a local authority‘s primary purpose was to better manage its land and deliver housing and regeneration (ie non-commercial purposes) even where there was a commercial element.’

Cases Referenced

  • Peters v London Borough of Haringey & anor [2018] EWHC 192 (Admin)
  • R (Nash) v Barnet London Borough Council [2013] EWCA Civ 1004