By Peter McGladrigan
On 31 October 2018 the Supreme Court issued its judgment in the appeal of Dooneen Ltd (t/a McGinness Associates) and anor (Respondents) v Mond (Appellant) (Scotland)  UKSC 54. The appeal had been brought by Mr Mond who had sought to overturn the decision of the Inner House of the Court of Session (Dooneen Ltd & Others V Mond  CSIH 59).
On 29 September 2006 Mr Davidson, the second respondent (“the Debtor”), granted a Trust Deed for the benefit of his creditors. Mr Mond (“the Trustee”) had been assumed as trustee under the Trust Deed in July 2010. The Trust Deed was a protected trust deed under the terms of the Bankruptcy (Scotland) Act 1985…