Atty Freed From Negligence Suit Over Investment Scheme
Law360, London (December 13, 2018, 9:23 PM GMT) -- A U.K. judge has set aside a professional negligence suit against a lawyer after ruling that the liquidator of two companies she gave advice to over property investments in Brazil did not serve the claim against her properly.
Judge Jonathan Klein has dismissed an application from Green Planet Investment Ltd., Capital Alternative Sales Marketing Ltd. and their liquidator, David Ingram, seeking a declaration that they had properly served the claim on Vitoria Nabas, a Brazilian national based in the U.K., ruling Tuesday that the claim against her "cannot continue."
Capital Alternative and Green Planet had retained Nabas in early 2012 to...
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