Corporate insolvency processes for dispute resolution practitioners

Corporate insolvency processes for dispute resolution practitioners guidance:

Grounds to challenge the company voluntary arrangement An application can be made to challenge the approval of a company voluntary arrangement (CVA) on one or both of two...

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This Practice Note refers to the Insolvency Act 1986 as IA 1986. Note This table provides a summary of the key corporate insolvency processes from a dispute resolution...

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This Practice Note refers to the Insolvency Act 1986 as IA 1986. Note This Practice Note contains a summary of the key points relating to administration from a dispute...

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This Practice Note refers to the Insolvency Act 1986 as IA 1986. Note This guide is a summary of company voluntary arrangements (CVAs) and their impact on legal...

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This Practice Note contains a summary of the key points relating to compulsory liquidation from the perspective of a dispute resolution practitioner. What is compulsory...

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Note This Practice Note is a summary of the key points relating to a creditors' voluntary liquidation (CVL) from a dispute resolution perspective. What is a CVL? A CVL is...

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This Practice Note is a summary of the key points relating to a members' voluntary liquidation (MVL) from a dispute resolution perspective. What is a MVL? A MVL is a...

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This Practice Note refers to: • the Insolvency Act 1986 as IA 1986 • the Law of Property Act 1925 as LPA 1925 • the Senior Courts Act 1981 as SCA 1981 • the Enterprise...

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This Practice Note refers to: • the Insolvency Act 1986 as IA 1986, and • the Companies Act 2006 as CA 2006 Note This guide is a summary of schemes of arrangement and...

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The Court of Appeal has made it clear in JCAM that a moratorium cannot be obtained through the back door by filing a notice of intention to appoint an administrator on...

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This glossary explains many of the terms commonly used in the restructuring & insolvency market. Terms contained in the definitions themselves that are in bold are...

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The moratorium is at the very heart of the administration process, which is seen as one of the key tools for a company rescue or restructure of the business. This...

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Liquidation The order of distribution in liquidation, following the realisation of security by secured creditors (other than those with floating charges) for their...

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This Practice Note discusses: • the effect of an insolvency process on pending court proceedings in which the debtor, bankrupt or insolvent company is a claimant or...

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Members’ voluntary liquidations Voluntary liquidation or winding-up is a process in which the company, through the resolution of its members, decides to end the...

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It is a long-established principle that winding-up proceedings should not be commenced where the petition debt is genuinely disputed on substantial grounds. Further, it...

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