Wilton UK Ltd (suing on behalf of itself as shareholder in Banks Mount Oswald Ltd, fifth defendant) v Shuttleworth and others

Company – Director. The claimant's failure to obtain permission to continue the proceedings brought as a derivative claim in accordance with, and as required by, the Companies Act 2006 s 261 and CPR 19.9A invalidated steps thereafter taken. However, the Chancery Division held that it did have jurisdiction retrospectively to validate them.

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