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Macmillan Inc v Bishopsgate Investment Trust plc (No 3) [1995] 1 WLR 978 Chancery Division; [1996] 1 WLR 387 Court of Appeal

This was an action for a declaration that shares in a company controlled by the late Robert Maxwell which had been wrongly transferred were held on trust for the plaintiffs. The declaration was refused on the ground that the facts were not governed by English law.