Beddoe order

Beddoe order

named after the case in which the point was decided, an order permitting trustees to sue or defend using the trust fund to meet the costs.
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In a court hearing on Friday, Judge Martin Beddoe ordered Nigel, 42, to pay back nearly pounds 200,000 that he ruled the family had paid itself illegally.
At Southwark Crown Court on Friday last week, His Honour Judge Martin Beddoe ordered Nigel, 42, to pay back nearly pounds 200,000 that he ruled the family had paid itself illegally before the company went into administration.