Platform Funding Ltd v Bank of Scotland plc (formerly Halifax plc) – Times Law Reports

Posted October 6th, 2008 in contracts, law reports, surveyors, valuation by sally

Platform Funding Ltd v Bank of Scotland plc (formerly Halifax plc)

Court of Appeal

“A mortgage lender who instructed a surveyor to value a property as security, was entitled to damages from the surveyor for the losses suffered after the borrower defaulted on the loan, and it was discovered that the wrong property had been valued in breach of an unqualified obligation to inspect the particular property.”

The Times, 6th October 2008

Source: www.timesonline.co.uk

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Platform Funding Ltd v Bank of Scotland plc (formerly Halifax plc) – WLR Daily

Posted August 4th, 2008 in contracts, law reports, surveyors, valuation by sally

Platform Funding Ltd v Bank of Scotland plc (formerly Halifax plc) [2008] EWCA Civ 930; [2008] WLR (D) 283

“A surveyor, instructed by a mortgage lender to value the property offered by the borrower as security for a loan, who certified that the property had been inspected and a fair valuation given, was liable in damages to the mortgage lender for losses suffered as a result of having valued the wrong property in breach of an unqualified obligation to inspect the specified property.”

WLR Daily, 1st August 2008

Source: www.lawreports.co.uk

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Regina v Rose (Kevin) – Times Law Reports

Posted March 6th, 2008 in law reports, proceeds of crime, valuation by sally

Regina v Rose (Kevin)

Court of Appeal (Criminal Division)

“When calculating the benefit to a thief or handler of his acquisition or possession of criminal property, the market value of it was the amount it would have cost him to obtain the property legitimately, or the economic value to the loser, rather than what the thief or handler could get for the property if he sold it.”

The Times, 6th March 2008

Source: www.timesonline.co.uk

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Socimer International Bank Ltd (in liquidation) v Standard Bank London Ltd – WLR Daily

Posted February 26th, 2008 in banking, contracts, debts, law reports, valuation by sally

Socimer International Bank Ltd (in liquidation) v Standard Bank London Ltd [2008] EWCA Civ 116; WLR (D) 58

“Where a commercial agreement obliged a creditor bank to determine the value of the assets of the defaulting debtor bank at the date of termination, the creditor bank’s obligation was to carry out an honest, but otherwise subjective valuation.”

WLR Daily, 25th February 2008

Source: www.lawreports.co.uk

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Local Government and Public Involvement in Health Act 2007

Posted November 13th, 2007 in health, legislation, local government, valuation by sally

Local Government and Public Involvement in Health Act 2007 published

Full text of Act

Source: www.opsi.gov.uk