Prest v Prest and others – WLR Daily

Posted October 30th, 2012 in appeals, company law, financial provision, law reports, matrimonial home by sally

Prest v Prest and others [2012] EWCA Civ 1395; [2012] WLR (D) 296

“The court had no jurisdiction in ancillary relief proceedings under section 24(1)(a) of the Matrimonial Causes Act 1973 to order a party (the husband) to transfer to the wife assets held by companies of which the husband was the controller or controlling shareholder, on the basis of that he was ‘entitled’ to them.”

WLR Daily, 26th October 2012