TITLE

Lovells secures Govt BCCI statements

AUTHOR(S)
Malkin, Brendan
PUB. DATE
August 2002
SOURCE
Lawyer;8/5/2002, Vol. 16 Issue 32, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the initiative of Lovells law firm to pressure the British government to disclose evidence on the collapse of BCCI in 2002. Overview of the BCCI statements of evidence; Apprehension on the response of the Court of appeals about the issue.
ACCESSION #
7191792

 

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