3VB’s Fraud Breakfast Forum: Byers v Samba Financial Group

Members of 3VB’s Civil Fraud Team are proud to present a series of morning talks in a digestible form.

In the fourth of this series, Andrew Onslow QC and Sarah Tulip will discuss the recent decision in Byers & Ors v Samba Financial Group [2021] EWHC 60 (Ch), and what it has to say about cross-border claims in “knowing receipt”.

Among the topics to be discussed will be:

  • What if the law of the country where the receipt occurs does not recognise the claimant’s beneficial interest in the assets?
  • What if the beneficial interest is extinguished on receipt by the defendant?
  • How are the assets to be valued and compensation assessed?

Click here to book your place and here to view the full series. If you’d like to find out more details on any of these sessions, please contact Nicola Birkett at nbirkett@3vb.com.