- Search Results
 
 
High Court Rules Against Heirs Of Cooper Estate
Date Uploaded: Sep 13, 2016

Temple Of Justice

 

High Court Rules Against Heirs Of Cooper Estate
By Ballah M. Kollie

MONROVIA, September 12 (LINA) - The Supreme Court has directed that beneficiaries of the intestate estate of the late Aaron D. Cooper settle all costs and expenses incurred by the Redifussion Liberia Limited, represented by Rajinder Pal Singh Dhaliwal and Divinder Pal Singh Dhaliwal.

The court’s decision is a result of a petition filed by the intestate estate of the late Aaron D. Cooper represented by Edwin Cooper, calling for the cancellation of a lease agreement they entered into with the Redifussion Liberia Limited.

The Court ruled that evidence shows that the beneficiaries of the Estate have engaged in a pattern of questionable conduct by which they benefited from the proceeds of the multiple agreements of lease executed between them and other parties, thereby imposing unnecessary hardship on the other parties.

The Court thereby directed that all costs and expenses incurred by the plaintiffs, Redifussion Liberia Limited, in the litigation of these proceedings, including fees charged by attorneys in litigation, shall be paid by the heirs of the Aaron D. Cooper Estate.

The high court also ruled for the enforcement of the 1974 lease agreement with its extension for 20 years against the heirs of the late Cooper Estate.

According to the court, Redifussion Liberia Limited or its representatives, Rajinder Pal Singh Dhaliwal and Divinder Pal Singh Dhaliwal, remained entitled to the unhindered collection of all proceeds derived from the dismissed premises.

The Court reached the decision at the weekend.
LINA BMK/PSN/TSS/PTK

 

latest headlines
‘Poverty Rate Still High In Africa,’ Says WB Lead Economist
World Bank Lead Economist and the author of the Africa’s Pulse Report, Punam Chuhan-Pole, has observed that with poverty rates still high in th ...more
African Media Group Condemns Killing Of Nigerian Journalist
The Media Foundation for West Africa (MFWA) says it has received with shock reports that Famous Giobaro, a desk editor with the state-owned Glory ...more
LNP Assures Female Contestants Of Full Protection
Police Inspector General Gregory Coleman has assured women vying in the October elections of full police protection during their campaign process ...more
WFP Official Urges Joint Efforts For ‘Zero Hunger’ Goal In Liberia
The World Food Program (WFP) Regional Director for West and Central Africa, Abdou Dieng, has called for collaborative efforts by Liberians to ach ...more
Apostle Suleman Coming To Liberia Again
The President and Founder of the Nigeria-based Omega Fire Ministries (OFM) international is due in the country for a two-day crusade beginning Ma ...more
Police Chief Nudges Youth To Embrace Peace
Police Inspector-General Gregory Coleman has called on Liberian youths to do away with violence and embrace positive thoughts and actions for the ...more
 
All rights reserved © 2013 - 2014
Liberia News Agency