*Re Harvest Finance Ltd (In Liquidation); Jackson and another v Cannons Law Practice LLP and others

Company – Liquidation. Following successful application for relief by liquidators under ss 234 and 236 of the Insolvency Act 1986, the Companies Court considered whether it had jurisdiction to order payment of expenses incurred by the respondent solicitors in complying with an order for the delivery up of documents and electronic files. The court held that, in the circumstances, it should not, in the exercise of it's discretion, allow the respondents to charge for the time incurred.

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