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IntroductionSet-off refers to claims that may be set-off against other claims. A set-off is the right of one party, Party A, who is owed money by...
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Produced in partnership with South Square and BDO LLP 12th Jan
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The purpose of section 216 of the Insolvency Act 1986Section 216 of the Insolvency Act 1986 (IA 1986) is aimed at preventing phoenix companies from...
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9th Nov
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9th Nov
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A demand for payment is a formal demand made in accordance with the contractual requirements underpinning the liability which the party issuing the...
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Produced in partnership with James Hannant of Guildhall Chambers 12th Jan
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This Practice Note looks at equitable accounting, what it is, how and when it applies. It does not look at how the trustee in bankruptcy (trustee)...
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9th Nov
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Coronavirus (COVID-19)This content contains guidance on subjects impacted by the Coronavirus Act 2020 and related changes to court procedures and...
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9th Nov
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Coronavirus (COVID-19)This content is affected by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. For further details, take a look at our Coronavirus (COVID-19)...
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One of the initial signs of distress is usually a covenant breach by the company. The lenders may agree to a simple waiver, which cures a temporary...
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9th Nov
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DisclaimerUnder sections 178 and 315 of the Insolvency Act 1986 (IA 1986), a liquidator or a trustee in bankruptcy (trustee) has the power to disclaim...
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9th Nov
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IntroductionThis Practice Note will give a basic overview of the applicable tests for cashflow and balance sheet insolvency under section 123 of the...
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Produced in partnership with South Square 12th Jan
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The Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016, SI 2016/1024 (IR 2016) provide for a revised scheme for decision making in insolvency from 6 April...
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Produced in partnership with Richard Bowles 12th Jan
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Ipso facto clauses definedContracts often contain provisions to the effect that the contracts will terminate upon the bankruptcy or insolvency of one...
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Produced in partnership with Liz Downing of Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP 12th Jan
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Senior creditors will ensure that in addition to having higher security rights over junior creditors, juniors are also subordinated to them.Generally...
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9th Nov
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The primary function of office-holders in personal and corporate insolvency is to collect in the assets belonging to a company or individual and to...
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9th Nov
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Statutory declaration of solvencyA company enters voluntary liquidation when the members of the company vote to do so by a special resolution. For...
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Produced in partnership with Robert Smailes of Leonard Curtis Business Solutions Group & Simon Hunter of Three Stone 12th Jan
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STOP PRESS: The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020 contains provisions which, on a temporary basis (presently until 31 December 2020) impose...
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Produced in partnership with Eleanor Holland and Karl Anderson of 4 Stone Buildings 12th Jan

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The moratorium in administrationThe moratorium is at the very heart of the administration process, which is seen as one of the key tools for a company...
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Produced in partnership with Kate Rogers of Radcliffe Chambers 15th May
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Effect of appointment of administrative receiver over directors, company and assetsThe appointment of an administrative receiver does not create an...
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Produced in partnership with John Hughes of Shakespeare Martineau LLP 15th May
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Court-appointed receivers—when a court will appoint a receiver and who may be appointedThis Practice Note covers receivers who are appointed by the...
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Produced in partnership with John Hughes of Shakespeare Martineau LLP 15th May
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Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020—moratoriumThe Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act (CIGA 2020) inserted Part A1 into the Insolvency...
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Company statutory demand—the position under The Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016STOP PRESS: The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020...
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Produced in partnership with Eleanor Holland and Karl Anderson of 4 Stone Buildings 15th May
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The Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016—Part 7: Compulsory liquidation [Archived]This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.The...
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Produced in partnership with Emma Knight of Three Stone 15th May
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The conflict administratorBrexit impactThis Practice Note is impacted by the decision of the UK on 23 June 2016 to leave the European Union. For...
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Produced in partnership with Stephen Taylor of Isonomy Limited 15th May
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Managing the risks—excluding personal liability for administratorsThis Practice Note considers some of the key considerations for administrators in...
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Produced in partnership with Carolyn Jones 15th May
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Lifting the administration moratorium—for forfeitureThis Practice Note considers the interaction between the statutory moratorium under Schedule B1 to...
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Produced in partnership with Carolyn Jones 15th May
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Administration—the process post appointmentThis Practice Note addresses what happens in practice after the administrator has been appointed, and what...
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15th May
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What happens if the MVL fails and what are the exit options—the position under The Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016?This Practice Note sets...
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15th May
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How to commence a voluntary winding up—the position under The Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016This Practice Note sets out the position from 6...
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Produced in partnership with Karl Anderson of 4 Stone Buildings 15th May
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Preventing strike off and dissolutionThis Practice Note considers the striking off of a company from the register of companies and how to deal with...
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Produced in partnership with Katrina Mather of Hardwicke Chambers 15th May
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What is a members' voluntary liquidation (MVL) and where/when is it typically used?Members’ voluntary liquidationsVoluntary liquidation or winding-up...
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Produced in partnership with Robert Smailes of Leonard Curtis Business Solutions Group & Simon Hunter of Three Stone 15th May
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Administration expensesThis Practice Note will give a basic overview of what amounts to an administration expense and some of the case law on this...
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Produced in partnership with Jamil Mustafa of South Square Chambers 15th May
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Court appointments of administrators—the procedureThis Practice Note will cover:•the procedure for court administration appointments, and•the...
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15th May
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Role, powers, functions and duties of a liquidatorCoronavirus (COVID-19)This content is affected by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. For further...
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15th May
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Effect of bankruptcy or liquidation on the position of receiver as agent of the mortgagorA receiver generally acts as agent of the mortgagor in...
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Produced in partnership with Amanda Eilledge of Hardwicke Chambers 15th May
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In what circumstances can a CVA be proposed and by whom?What is a CVA?A company voluntary arrangement (CVA) is a binding arrangement made between a...
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Produced in partnership with Lexa Hilliard QC of Wilberforce Chambers 15th May
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Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020—moratorium formsScopeThe Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act (CIGA 2020) inserts a new Part A1 into...
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