Siebe Gorman & Company Ltd v Barclays Bank Ltd

JurisdictionEngland & Wales
CourtChancery Division
Date1979
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39 cases
  • National Westminster Bank Plc v Spectrum Plus Ltd and Others
    • United Kingdom
    • House of Lords
    • 30 June 2005
    ...Lord Scott of Foscote and Lord Walker of Gestingthorpe. For the reasons they give I agree that the decision of Slade J in Siebe Gorman & Co Ltd v Barclays Bank Ltd [1979] 2 Lloyd's Rep 142 was wrong and should be 2 The respondent bank had a second string to its bow. The bank contended that......
  • National Westminster Bank Plc v Spectrum Plus Ltd and Others
    • United Kingdom
    • Chancery Division (Companies Court)
    • 15 January 2004
    ...... 9 (Ch) 2003 Dec 16 , 17 ; Sir Andrew Morritt V-C 2004 Jan 15 Company Ñ Debenture Ñ Charge over book debts Ñ Charge expressed to be Ô Ôby ...Agnew v Comr of Inland Revenue [ 2001 ] 2 AC 710 , PC applied. Siebe Gorman & Co Ltd v Barclays Bank Ltd [ 1979 ] 2 LloydÕs Rep 142 not ......
  • Re City Securities Pte
    • Singapore
    • High Court (Singapore)
    • 27 April 1990
    ...Churchill Copper Corp [1978] 5 WWR 652 (refd) Row Dal Constructions, Re [1966] VR 249 (refd) Siebe Gorman v Barclays Bank [1979] 2 Lloyd's Rep 142 (distd) Toomer, In re; ex parte Blaiberg (1883) 23 Ch D 254 (refd) Waters v Windows [1984] VR 503 (refd) Wrightson v McArthur & Hutchinsons [192......
  • Kelly v McMahon Ltd
    • Ireland
    • High Court
    • 1 January 1980
    ...Association Ltd.ELR [1903] 2 Ch. 284. 2 Illingworth v. HouldsworthELR [1904] A.C. 355. 3 Siebe Gorman v. Barclays BankUNK [1979] 2 Lloyd's Rep. 142. Company - Winding up - Debenture - Validity - Charge on book debts - Whether fixed or floating charge created - Company insolvent at date of d......
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1 firm's commentaries
  • Legal Issues In The Creation of Security - Part 2
    • Cayman Islands
    • Mondaq Cayman Islands
    • 29 June 2008
    ...191 38The rule from Dearle v Hall (1828) 3 Russ 1 39 Mutual Life Assurance Society v Langley (1886) 32 Ch 460 40 [2005] UKHL 41 41 [1979] 2 Lloyd's Rep 142 42 [1986] BCLC 242 43 [1997] 1 BLCL 63 44 [2004] EWCA Civ 670 45 [1986] 3 All ER 673 46 [1994] 1 BCLC 485 47 [1994] LQR 592 48 [1999] L......
6 books & journal articles
  • IS THE FIXED CHARGE OVER BOOK DEBTS A VIABLE SECURITY ARRANGEMENT?
    • Singapore
    • Singapore Academy of Law Journal Nbr. 2002, December 2002
    • 1 December 2002
    ...holder of the charge to appoint the company its agent to collect the debts for its account and on its behalf. The Siebe Gorman case [1979] 2 Lloyd’s Rep 142 and In re Keenan Bros Ltd[1986] BCLC 242 merely introduced an alternative mechanism for appropriating the proceeds to the security. Th......
  • QUASI-SECURITY INTERESTS IN LOAN AGREEMENTS: AN OVERVIEW1
    • Singapore
    • Singapore Academy of Law Journal Nbr. 1993, December 1993
    • 1 December 1993
    ...700; Welch v. Bowmaker Ltd.[1980] I.R. 251. 49. Ibid. 50. Section 131. 51. Also see Siebe Gorman & Co. Ltd. v. Barclays Bank Ltd.[1979] 2 Lloyd’s Rep. 142. 52. Pullen v. Abalcheck(1990) 20 N.S.W.L.R. 732. 53. See Treitel, The Law of Contract (8th ed.), at pp. 919 et seq. 54. Doherty v. Allm......
  • Note:WHEN IS AN ELEPHANT A BIRD?
    • Singapore
    • Singapore Academy of Law Journal Nbr. 2006, December 2006
    • 1 December 2006
    ...totality of the evidence was not sufficiently unequivocal to disrupt the documentation. 46 Siebe Gorman & Co Ltd v Barclays Bank Ltd [1979] 2 Lloyd’s Rep 142. 47 Supra n 1, at [119]. 48 See para 10 of the main text above. 49 Agnew, supra n 45, which the House of Lords in Spectrum relied on,......
  • PROSPECTIVE JUDICIAL PRONOUNCEMENTS AND LIMITS TO JUDICIAL LAW-MAKING
    • Singapore
    • Singapore Academy of Law Journal Nbr. 2016, December 2016
    • 1 December 2016
    ...Law Objectives: Understanding and Transcending the Criminal-Civil Law Distinction” (1991) 42 Hastings LJ 1325. 46[2005] 2 AC 680. 47 [1979] 2 Lloyd's Rep 142. 48 See, eg, Geoffrey Yeowart, “Why Spectrum Plus is Bad News for Banks”(2005) 24 Int'l Fin L Rev 19. 49 Jessica Young, “Charge over ......
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