Businessman Renews Bid To Jail Deripaska For Contempt

By Christopher Crosby (October 19, 2021, 2:24 PM BST) -- A Russian businessman renewed his battle to have a former associate imprisoned in England on Tuesday in a bitter legal feud over Moscow real estate, telling appellate judges that the man had violated an order to preserve assets.

Counsel for Vladimir Chernukhin told the Court of Appeal at a hearing that Oleg Deripaska had breached a court order requiring him to preserve assets through his solicitors to compensate the businessman if he wins bitterly contested litigation over the Russian property.

Deripaska had allegedly failed to preserve shares in a Russian energy company, EN+ Group PLC — which are registered in Jersey —...

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