HAMILTON v SECRETARY OF STATE FOR BUSINESS, ENERGY AND INDUSTRIAL STRATEGY AND ANOTHER
 1 Lloyd's Rep. 411
QUEEN’S BENCH DIVISION
Before Mr Justice Lane
Practice – Enforcement – Writs of control – Enforcement agent taking control of motor vessel and applying for order of sale – Third party asserting ownership of vessel and opposing sale order – High Court dismissing third party's claim and ordering sale of vessel – Whether High Court had jurisdiction to make order of sale – Whether enforcement agent empowered to sell vessel – Whether vessel statutorily abandoned – Tribunals, Courts and Enforcement Act 2007, schedule 12, paras 40, 53 and 60 – The Taking Control of Goods Regulations 2013, Regulation 9 – Civil Procedure Rules, Part 85.4.