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BREXIT: As of 31 January 2020, the UK is no longer an EU Member State, but has entered an implementation period during which it continues to be...
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19th Oct
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BREXIT: As of 31 January 2020, the UK is no longer an EU Member State, but has entered an implementation period during which it continues to be...
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8th Oct
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BREXIT: As of 31 January 2020, the UK is no longer an EU Member State, but has entered an implementation period during which it continues to be...
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8th Oct
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What are incremental facilities?An incremental facility is feature included in a credit agreement where, subject to meeting certain pre-agreed...
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26th Sep
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This Practice Note covers the typical structure of facility agreements and the key terms and provisions that will be included. It examines the process...
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26th Sep
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This Practice Note explains the features of three common types of loan facility:•overdrafts•term loans, and•revolving credit facilities (RCFs)It also...
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26th Sep
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BREXIT: As of 31 January 2020, the UK is no longer an EU Member State, but has entered an implementation period during which it continues to be...
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26th Sep
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What is a direct agreement?Direct agreements are very common in project finance transactions. A direct agreement is an agreement which gives the...
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26th Sep
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This Practice Note considers:•the purpose of events of default included in facility agreements•common events of default relating to borrowers and...
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26th Sep
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There are four main types of security available under English law: •mortgage•charge•pledge, and•lienThis Practice Note explains:•the nature of a...
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26th Sep
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The vast majority of derivative transactions are documented by standard documentation developed and published by the International Swaps and...
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26th Sep
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This Deed is made on [insert day and month] 20[insert year]Parties1[Insert name of Chargor], a company incorporated in England and Wales with...
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26th Sep
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Development of the Loan Market Association (LMA) documentationThe project to develop the LMA investment grade documents began in 1998 as a response to...
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26th Sep
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This Practice Note is an archive of news from the Loan Market Association (LMA) on LMA documentation and related topics. It covers LMA updates from...
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26th Sep
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This Practice Note provides an introduction to intercreditor agreements and their key provisions. This Practice Note:•explains the purpose of having...
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26th Sep
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BREXIT: As of 31 January 2020, the UK is no longer an EU Member State, but has entered an implementation period during which it continues to be...
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25th Sep

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Is there a force majeure event?In English law, the expression ‘force majeure’ does not refer to a legal doctrine. Instead, the expression ‘force...
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28th Sep
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What is the doctrine of frustration?If the contract does not include a force majeure clause or it does but the applicable force majeure event is not...
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28th Sep
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Many businesses are closing their offices or recommending their staff work from home in an attempt to slow the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19). This...
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28th Sep
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While a force majeure certificate from China could not bind the English courts in their determination of whether such an event had occurred for the...
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Produced in partnership with Richard Colbey of Lamb Chambers 28th Sep
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Many businesses are closing their offices or recommending their staff work from home in an attempt to slow the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19). This...
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28th Sep
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While the effect of a scheme of arrangement is not exactly the same as a company voluntary arrangement (CVA) (as a scheme has binding force by...
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Produced in partnership with Aman Sehgal of Keystone Law 28th Sep
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There is no judicially accepted definition of the term ‘force majeure’, so what the parties mean by it must be expressly set out in the contract (ie...
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Produced in partnership with Richard Nicholas of Browne Jacobson 28th Sep
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The obligations of a supervisor in connection with a breach of the terms of a voluntary arrangement will be set out within the proposal document and...
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Produced in partnership with Alison Curry of Insolvency Support Services 29th Sep
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Guidance has not yet been published for insolvency practitioners in relation to physical company voluntary arrangement (CVA) meetings.  However, it is...
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Produced in partnership with Aman Sehgal of Keystone Law 29th Sep
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This advice is current as at 26 March 2020 but may be updated as more guidance becomes available.The rules on creditors’ meetingsThe Insolvency...
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Produced in partnership with Helen Kavanagh 29th Sep
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Where an electronic document review platform is, or can be, used to prepare a party’s disclosure, the closure of their instructing solicitor’s offices...
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Produced in partnership with Chris Bryden of 4 King’s Bench Walk 13th Oct
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Statutory declarations are a necessary part of insolvency proceedings, most commonly where a company enters members’ voluntary liquidation (MVL) (see...
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Produced in partnership with Philip Patterson of Hardwicke Chambers 15th Oct
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This Practice Note lists hot topics (with links to the appropriate materials) that may be of interest to Banking & Finance lawyers. It is updated...
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