University of London v Prag & anr [2014] EWHC 3564 (Ch)

WTLR Issue: May 2015 #149

This decision concerned the construction of a trust deed dated 28 November 1944 (the deed) made between Eric Max Warburg on behalf of the Warburg family, Viscount Lee of Fareham on behalf of the Warburg Society, and the University of London (UOL). There arose questions about the scope of the deed, the ownership of property, the status of funding and the propriety of the administration by UOL under the deed...

Tamlin & anor v Edgar & ors [2011] EWHC 3949 (Ch)

WTLR Issue: April 2015 #148

The claimants were trustees of a 1983 children’s trust, and a trust called the Lower Green Farm trust. The 1983 trust had been created by Anthony Samuel Edgar (the testator) in March 1983 for the benefit of his four children. The fund was divided in four equal shares, and each to be held for each child contingently upon attaining 25...