2020: Key dates for restructuring and insolvency professionals
2020: Key dates for restructuring and insolvency professionals

The following Restructuring & Insolvency guidance note provides comprehensive and up to date legal information covering:

  • 2020: Key dates for restructuring and insolvency professionals
  • January 2020
  • February 2020
  • March 2020
  • April 2020
  • July 2020
  • December 2020

January 2020

Date Event
31 January 2020 Exit day extension: On 19 October 2019, the UK requested an extension to the Article 50 withdrawal period until 31 January 2020. On 28 October 2019, the EU27 Ambassadors approved an extension until 31 January 2020 (see LNB News 28/10/2019 37). However, the European Union (Withdrawal Agreement) Act 2020, implements an implementation period / transition period and incorporates several amendments to the EU(W)A 2018 for this purpose, particularly deferring several provisions from exit day to the end of the implementation period (see LNB News 24/01/2020 6)

February 2020

Date Event
1 February 2020 The UK government had notified the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs that the UK and Gibraltar’s accession to the Hague Convention of 30 June 2005 on Choice of Court Agreements was suspended until 1 February 2020. Given the Withdrawal Agreement was signed, ratified and approved, before 1 February 20