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No jurisdiction to wind-up English companies in Scotland, court finds

By Benjamin Clarke

26 October 2017

No jurisdiction to wind-up English companies in Scotland, court finds Edinburgh iStock.com/bnoragitt

The Outer House of the Court of Session in Scotland has issued a clarificatory ruling, confirming that Scottish courts can’t make administration or winding-up orders in respect of companies registered in England, even if their centre of main interest is in Scotland.