Commercial update: Using notification injunctions to preserve assets until trial

1st January 1970

Can a claimant invite the court, instead of granting a freezing injunction, to make a simple injunction requiring the defendant to notify him before he transfers an asset? If so, does he need to satisfy the same test as for a freezing injunction? Carl Brewin (Call 2006) analyses Holyoake v. Candy [2016] EWHC 970 (Ch), in which the issue was recently considered.

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