Prosecution Cases 2003

The Director of Corporate Enforcement -V- Jeffrey Norman Burton

06 May 2003


Defendant: Jeffrey Norman Burton

Venue: Dublin District Court Number 44 

Details of Defendant: 

Name: Jeffrey Norman Burton

Venue: Dublin District Court Number 44

Judge: Watkin 

Alleged Offences: Breach of Section 183 of the Companies Act, 1963 as amended by section 169 of the Companies Act, 1990- the offence of acting as an officer of a company whilst being an undischarged bankrupt. 

Outcome: On a plea of guilty Mr. Burton was convicted of being an officer of the following companies:-

1. Advanced Cosmetic Surgery Ltd - Company No 275689
2. Biotec Direct Ltd -Company No. 311266
3. Ruthar Ltd - Company No. 348523. 

He was fined €800 in respect of 1 above; and €200 each in respect of 2 and 3 above. In addition Mr. Burton was made the subject of a Disqualification Order for a period of five years, pursuant to section 169 of the Companies Act 1990.

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