Legal FAQs: Defining "subsidiary" and "holding company" following Enviroco

This "Legal FAQs" article considers whether, following the Court of Appeal's decision in the case of Enviroco Ltd v Farstad Supply A/S [2009] EWCA Civ 1399, parties will need to consider altering the definition of "subsidiary" and "holding company" in their agreements.

NB The Supreme Court upheld the Court of Appeal's decision on appeal: see Legal update, Interpretation of contract: definition of subsidiary (Supreme Court).

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