Restructuring and insolvency transactions

View Environment by content type:

Latest Environment News

Featured Environment content

Practice notes
Commercial Property Standard EnquiriesThe Commercial Property Standard Enquiries (CPSE) have become the industry standard pre-contract enquiries for...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with ELM Law 12th Jan
Practice notes
This Practice Note covers the rights and responsibilities of a mortgagee in possession.RightsA legal mortgagee has a right to possession of the...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
When a public body receives a claim form for judicial review, the first step is to consider whether the claim has been brought in time. For further...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Morayo Fagborun Bennett of Hardwicke Chambers 12th Jan
Practice notes
General rule on costs in judicial reviewThe general rule in relation to costs in judicial review, as in other proceedings, is that costs follow the...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Morayo Fagborun Bennett of Hardwicke Chambers 12th Jan
Practice notes
What is insurance law?Insurance law can be split into three parts:•insurance contract law which governs the contractual relationship between insureds...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
Controlled waste is subject to legislative control. It is defined in Part II to the Environmental Protection Act 1990 (EPA 1990), see Definition of...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
The power of the court to order the forfeiture of property under the PCC(S)A 2000The Powers of Criminal Courts (Sentencing) Act 2000 is the principal...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
Background to judicial review in ScotlandJudicial review represents the means by which the courts control the exercise of governmental power. Judicial...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Carolyn Morgan of Harper Macleod LLP 12th Jan
Practice notes
This Practice Note provides an introduction to retained EU law, which is an entirely new legal concept introduced to UK domestic law in preparation...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
This Practice Note explains the right of defendants who have been convicted in criminal proceedings to appeal against their convictions in the...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Doughty Street Chambers 12th Jan
Practice notes
Public nuisancePublic nuisance involves a nuisance being carried out, which affects a section of the general public. It has been defined as: 'acts or...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
When do local authorities investigate environmental offences?Environmental offences cover a broad range of crimes which affect the surroundings we...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Laura Phillips of 6 Pump Court 12th Jan
Practice notes
Brexit: This Practice Note contains guidance on subjects impacted by the UK’s withdrawal from the EU. As of 31 January 2020 (exit day), the UK is no...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Laura Bolado 12th Jan
Practice notes
Policy contextThe original version of the National Planning Policy Framework (2012 NPPF) was published on 27 March 2012, taking immediate effect. It...
Read More >
9th Nov
Practice notes
Brexit: The UK left the EU on 31 January 2020. This has implications for the schemes providing for agricultural subsidies in England and Wales, which...
Read More >
9th Nov

Most recent Restructuring and insolvency transactions content

Practice notes
This Practice Note covers the rights and responsibilities of a mortgagee in possession.RightsA legal mortgagee has a right to possession of the...
Read More >
21st Jan
Practice notes
Background to the contaminated land regime (the regime)What is it?Contaminated land is any land which appears to the local authority in whose area it...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Bond Dickinson LLP 15th Jan
Practice notes
IP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into following the UK’s...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Ashurst LLP 15th Jan
Practice notes
IP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into following the UK’s...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Emma Sadler of Addleshaw Goddard 15th Jan
Practice notes
Sources of environmental liabilityThere are three main sources of potential personal liability under environmental law that IPs should be aware of....
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Ashurst LLP 15th Jan
Practice notes
Compulsory liquidation is the process of winding up a company by the court. It is most frequently used by a company's creditors, but it is possible...
Read More >
15th Jan
Practice notes
Coronavirus (COVID-19): the coronavirus pandemic has caused the UK to expedite new insolvency provisions, both of a temporary and permanent nature....
Read More >
15th Jan
Practice notes
'Caveat emptor', meaning 'let the buyer beware', is a common law principle meaning the seller is under no duty to disclose material facts to a...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with RSK 15th Jan
Practice notes
Under Environmental Permitting (England and Wales) Regulations 2016, the operator of any regulated facility must obtain and comply with the conditions...
Read More >
15th Jan
Practice notes
What is a members' voluntary liquidation?Voluntary liquidation or winding-up is a process in which the company, through the resolution of its members,...
Read More >
15th Jan
Practice notes
In the UK, only a licensed insolvency practitioner (IP) can be appointed in relation to formal insolvency procedures for individuals and businesses,...
Read More >
15th Jan
Practice notes
This Practice Note gives an overview of the types of receiverships available and some of the effects of appointing a receiver. For more detailed...
Read More >
15th Jan
Practice notes
A creditors' voluntary liquidation (CVL) is a voluntary process initially instigated by a board of directors and is an alternative to the company...
Read More >
Produced in partnership with Robert Smailes of Shipleys LLP 15th Jan
Practice notes
Environmental liabilities can contribute to the insolvency of a business, and must be fully considered and managed by insolvency practitioners and/or...
Read More >
15th Jan
Practice notes
GeneralThe applicable legislation is the Insolvency Act 1986 (IA 1986) and the Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016 (IR 2016), SI 2016/1024 (for...
Read More >
15th Jan
Practice notes
Administration is a procedure designed to give an entity breathing space, with a view to either a rescue or a restructure or to allow for a better...
Read More >
13th Jan

Popular documents