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Note: this Practice Note considers the attachment of earnings order (AE Order) procedure as provided in the new CPR 89 in force with effect from 6 April 2016. It applies...

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Note: this Practice Note sets out where and how to apply for an attachment of earnings order (AE Order) under CPR 89 in force with effect from 6 April 2016. It applies to...

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Before the hearing of the creditors’ bankruptcy petition takes place, there are a number of steps that must be taken to comply with the procedural requirements set out in...

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This Practice Note has been updated as necessary in light of the amended CPR 73 and CPR PD 73 in force as of 6 April 2016. A judgment creditor may apply to court for a...

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Grounds to challenge an individual voluntary arrangement An application can be made to challenge the approval of an individual voluntary arrangement (IVA) on one or both...

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This Practice Note sets out how to apply for a charging order pursuant to CPR 73 and CPR PD 73. It sets out how to make an application, in terms of: • which form to use...

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This Practice Note provides guidance on the interpretation and application of the relevant provisions of the CPR. Depending on the court in which your matter is...

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This Practice Note sets out the procedure in relation to obtaining charging orders pursuant to CPR 73 and CPR PD 73. It also sets out the provisions of Practice Direction...

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If you are considering seeking a charging order then you must ensure that you register your interim or final charging order for you to be afforded its full protection....

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This Practice Note considers the jurisdiction for obtaining interim and final charging orders as provided for in the (amended) CPR 73 and CPR PD 73 in force with effect...

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This Practice Note considers the jurisdiction for obtaining interim and final charging orders as provided for in the (amended) CPR 73 and CPR PD 73 in force with effect...

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This Practice Note explains the procedure for handling commercial service charge disputes including by reference to the mandatory obligations and best practice guidance...

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This Practice Note sets out the position from 6 April 2017. It does not necessarily reflect the position pre–6 April 2017. Drafting and serving a statutory demand This...

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This Practice Note should be read in conjunction with Practice Note: County Court money claims—how and where to issue. Note: for information on the pilot scheme for the...

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The Online Court Pilot scheme is contained in CPR PD 51R and is being used to test an online claims process called the ‘Online Court’ for claims which would otherwise be...

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Bankruptcy in England and Wales is a process by which the court or the bankruptcy adjudicator adjudicates an individual bankrupt by making a bankruptcy order. While a...

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What is a CVA? A company voluntary arrangement (CVA) is an arrangement between a company and its creditors, supervised by an IP (who is known as the supervisor once the...

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STOP PRESS: The Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016, SI 2016/1024, came into force on 6 April 2017, entirely replacing the Insolvency Rules 1986. For a summary of...

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Introduction Part 5 of the Tribunals, Courts and Enforcement Act 2007 (TCEA 2007) introduced new regimes for debt management and relief, although not all of them have...

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At the heart of the bankruptcy legislation is the concept of a bankrupt surrendering their estate for the benefit of creditors in return for protection from the claims of...

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Not all judgments and orders are for payment of money by one party to another; instead the judgment or order may be a direction that a party do something. If the party...

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Conditions for making a bankruptcy order When hearing a bankruptcy petition and deciding whether a bankruptcy order should be made, the court needs to be satisfied that...

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Effect of IVA on unsecured creditors The effect of the approval of an individual voluntary arrangement (IVA) is set out in section 260(2) of the Insolvency Act 1986 (IA...

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This Practice Note concerns the use of enforcement agents to enter premises and take control of goods in order to sell them to discharge a judgment debt or commercial...

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This Practice Note has been produced by enforcement specialists, The Sheriffs Office. It guides users through the process of enforcing a warrant of control obtained from...

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This Practice Note has been produced by enforcement specialists, The Sheriffs Office. It guides users through the process of enforcing a writ of control obtained from the...

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