Mussell v Patience [2018] EWHC 430 (Ch)

WTLR Issue: Summer 2018 #172

(1) ANITA DOREEN MUSSELL
(2) DAVID KEITH WILLIAMS

V

(1) CHRISTOPHER EDWARD KEITH PATIENCE
(2) VERONICA LESLEY PATIENCE

Analysis

The judgment in this matter focused on the correct test that the court should apply when deciding whether to strike an entry from an account.


Counsel details

(John Dickinson
St John’s Chambers, 101 Victoria Street, Bristol BS1 6PU), instructed by Brewer, Harding & Rowe (The Square, Barnstaple, Devon, EX32 8LS) for the claimants

Steven Ball (Magdalen Chambers,Victory House, Dean Clarke Gardens, Exeter, Devon EX2 4AA) instructed by Clarke Willmott (138 Edmund Street, Birmingham 
B3 2ES LLP) for the defendants

Cases referenced

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Legislation referenced

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  • Trustee Act 2000, ss.31(1), 35