Gowers v Gowers [2011] EWHC 3485 (Fam) (09 November 2011)

Financial proceedings. Company with which the husband is very closely connected but does not own, paid £500,000 into court. District Judge ordered that that sum shall be paid out directly to the wife as the first instalment of a total lump sum of £900,000. Held that the court had no jurisdiction to make the order.

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