Collyer-Bristow in fraud fight

Malkin, Brendan
January 2005
Lawyer;1/24/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p1
Trade Publication
This article reports that Collyer-Bristow is facing a High Court claim for its alleged involvement in a multimillion-pound fraud against Cable & Wireless (C&W) and subsidiary Ponder Insurance. It is alleged that Bailey was involved in breaches of fiduciary duty' with five former employees of C&W and Peter Foulger, a director of Peter Insurance and Isle of Man-based insurer Willis. The firm, with commercial partner John Bailey, has been added to a growing list of defendants in the case, which was launched last May.


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