Uno bosses face disqualification
- Courting controversy. O'Riley, Mary Kate // Director;Jan2002, Vol. 55 Issue 6, p18
Emphasizes the need for a basic courtroom skills training of directors to comply with litigation and industry standards. Significance of the training; Distinction between witness of fact and expert witness; Description of cases handled by Tony Graham of the law firm Taylor Joynson Garrett in...
- DTI solicitors call time on 'Uno five' trial deliberations. // Cabinet Maker;10/18/2002, Issue 5309, p1
Reports on the trail date against several directors of Uno Corp. in Great Britain. Disqualification of the directors by the department of trade and industry; Debt of the company and World of Leather; Accusations against the companies.
- January deadline for Uno Quintet. // Cabinet Maker;10/25/2002, Issue 5310, p3
Reports on the disqualification proceedings against five former directors of England-based furniture company Uno. Allegation that the directors traded to the detriment of customers.
- Ancillary Proceedings Under Section 304 and Proposed Charter 15 of the Bankruptcy Code. Lee, Paul L. // American Bankruptcy Law Journal;Spring2002, Vol. 76 Issue 2, p115
Traces the development of ancillary proceedings under Section 304 of the Bankruptcy Code in the U.S. Controversies that have attended Section 304; Analysis of changes in the provisions of the Chapter 15 of the Bankruptcy Code; Predicates of a qualifying foreign proceeding and a qualifying...
- Courts on telly. Wilson, Beth // Legaldate;Sep95, Vol. 7 Issue 4, p8
Discusses propriety of televising court proceedings in Australia. How Supreme Court Justice Teague allowed the first televising of proceedings in Australia; Argument of unfair treatment due to publicity; Minister of Justice Duncan Kerr's backing of the idea of filming court proceedings;...
- How to behave in court. Trott, Linky // Credit Control;1997, Vol. 18 Issue 7, p5
Deals with the conduct of court proceedings in Great Britain. Distinctions between interlocutory hearings and the trial; Outline of matters applicable to the High Court and the County Court interlocutory hearings; Provision on the arbitration for claims under 3000 pounds in the County Court.
- Why Should The Prosecutor Get The Last Word? Mitchell, John B. // American Journal of Criminal Law;Spring2000, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p139
Examines reasons the prosecutor should get make the closing arguments in the United States. Importance of closing arguments; Advantages of going first and the scientific bases of primacy; Advantages of rebuttal.
- Worth a try. // Credit Management;Nov2003, p8
Discusses a case where a litigant in person attempted to sue a writ against God. Publicity of the film 'The Man Who Sued God'; Application to a Master of the Queens Bench Division for leave to issue; Service of the proceedings.
- Good news-bad news for the media. Stein, M.L. // Editor & Publisher;6/08/96, Vol. 129 Issue 23, p33
Reports on the California Judicial Council's rejection of the ban on courtroom pictures recommended by a task force made up of judges and lawyers. Restrictions imposed by the council; Significance of the council's ruling; California bill allowing police to cut off television coverage of law...