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CLQ Vol36 No4 Dec 2022-Feb 2023

CLQ Vol36 No4 Dec 2022-Feb 2023

• Why leave to sue a court-appointed liquidator in unnecessary and unconstitutional
• The duty of confidence and the departing employee: recent cases
• Why a director can and should be held liable for inducing their company’s breach of trust

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