Mike Ashley's dispute with Rangers FC

Updated: Jan 23

Law firm Cleaver Fulton Rankin gives the lowdown on the battle involving Newcastle United's former owner





Tucked in at the end of last year, the Commercial Court in London heard the latest instalment of a long running fraud and breach of contract claim brought by SDI Retail Services Limited (“SDI”) (part of Mike Ashley’s behemoth Sport Direct empire) against Rangers Football Club.


This hearing came about because, during the review of disclosure in the main litigation, when SDI’s lawyers reviewed the papers, they realised there was a very small number documents (“the Castore Documents”) they felt were crucial to their case.


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