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Key elements of a standstill agreementWhen restructuring is considered rather than formal insolvency proceedings (see Practice Note: Benefits of...
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19th May
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Role, powers, functions and duties of a trustee in bankruptcyThis Practice Note looks at the roles, powers, functions and duties of the trustee in...
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19th May
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Statements of Insolvency Practice (SIPs)—a quick guideWhat are Statements of Insolvency Practice?Insolvency practitioners (IPs) are required to comply...
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19th May
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Statement of Insolvency Practice 16 (SIP 16)—pre-packaged sales in administrationInsolvency practitioners (IPs) are required to comply with both...
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19th May
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Cashflow and balance sheet tests for insolvencyIntroductionThis Practice Note will give a basic overview of the applicable tests for cashflow and...
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Produced in partnership with South Square Chambers 19th May
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Roles, powers and duties of an administrative receiverWhat is an administrative receiver?The Insolvency Act 1986 (IA 1986) sets out what an...
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Produced in partnership with John Hughes of Shakespeare Martineau LLP 19th 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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19th 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 19th May
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Coronavirus (COVID-19)—Changes to the court process in insolvency proceedingsThe UK Government’s policy of social distancing in order to slow the...
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19th May
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Can a claim be made against a company for trading whilst insolvent? If the company is conducting litigation, does this constitute ‘trading’? If so,...
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19th May
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Annulment of bankruptcy ordersThis Practice Note looks at the annulment of bankruptcy orders under section 282 of the Insolvency Act 1986 (IA 1986)...
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19th May
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Equitable charges v legal charges—impact on saleabilityThis Practice Note considers the position of a security holder who has an equitable mortgage or...
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Produced in partnership with Jonathan Titmuss of Hardwicke 19th May
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Bankruptcy petitions—process and procedureBefore the hearing of the creditors’ bankruptcy petition takes place, there are a number of steps that must...
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19th May
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Compulsory winding up of a company—the process and procedureSTOP PRESS: The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020 contains provisions which, on...
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Produced in partnership with Eleanor Holland and Karl Anderson of 4 Stone Buildings 19th May
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A guide to independent business reviewsThis Practice Note looks at independent business reviews (IBRs) and aims to:•provide high level guidance around...
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Produced in partnership with Allan Kelly of RSM 19th May

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Can a company carry on trading legally if it is insolvent?When a company is solvent and has no financial concerns, broadly speaking the company and...
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6th Jun
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If a customer of a supplier goes into an insolvency process, is it possible to recover debts owed directly from the customer’s end users? If not, what...
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5th Jun
Practice notes
Dealing with suppliers, customers and ROT claimsAlthough suppliers are generally unsecured creditors (unless they establish a valid retention of title...
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Produced in partnership with Tom Shepherd of 4 New Square 5th Jun
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Private Equity guide to acquiring and managing distressed portfolio companiesSTOP PRESS: The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020 (CIGA 2020)...
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5th Jun
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A creditor’s guide to dealing with a company in financial difficultySTOP PRESS: The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act (CIGA 2020) is in force...
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5th Jun
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Shareholder’s guide to dealing with a company in financial difficultiesSTOP PRESS: The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act (CIGA 2020) is in force...
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5th Jun
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The Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016—Part 14: Claims by and distributions to creditors in administration, winding-up and bankruptcy...
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Produced in partnership with Madeleine Jones of South Square 5th Jun

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