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Re Sprout Land Holdings Limited: Tighe v Fraser-PetersIqbal Mohammed acted for one of two directors of a deadlocked company, where one director resolved to appoint administrators through the appointment of a third director by a members’ written resolution. The Judge held that the director was invalidly appointed, rendering the directors' meeting inquorate; subsequently invalidating the resolution to appoint administrators.BackgroundThe Company was incorporated to invest trust monies belonging to B and was directed by the Applicant and Respondent, who, along with B, held a share each. In 2018, the directors’ relationship broke down and the board was deadlocked. On 17 November 2018, the Respondent met with B and obtained her signature on a written resolution appointing her as a director, with both agreeing that the purpose of the new appointment was to enable the Company to enter administration. On 19 November 2018, the Respondent emailed the Applicant at 10.24 “requesting” that Company “circulates.....

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