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Joint office-holder appointmentsAll insolvency processes allow for the joint appointment of office-holders if required. Whether it is appropriate or...
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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
Practice notes
The deemed consent procedure, decision-making procedure, and meetings—the position under the Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016The Insolvency...
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Produced in partnership with Richard Bowles 19th May
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Secured creditors under a CVA—including effect on guaranteesNeither the company nor its creditors may approve a company voluntary arrangement (CVA)...
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Produced in partnership with Lexa Hilliard QC of Wilberforce Chambers 19th May
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Practice Direction on Insolvency ProceedingsCoronavirus (COVID-19)This content contains guidance on subjects impacted by the Coronavirus Act 2020 and...
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19th May
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Effect on proceedings against a company being wound up and after a winding-up order is madeCoronavirus (COVID-19)This content contains guidance on...
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Produced in partnership with Eleanor Holland and Karl Anderson of 4 Stone Buildings 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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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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Prohibited names under section 216 of the Insolvency Act 1986The purpose of section 216 of the Insolvency Act 1986Section 216 of the Insolvency Act...
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19th May
Practice notes
The CVA proposal and procedure—the position under the Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016The company voluntary arrangement (CVA) proposal will...
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Produced in partnership with KPMG and Lexa Hilliard QC of Wilberforce Chambers 19th May
Precedents
Court Reference No: [INSERT COURT REF. NUMBER][IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUSTICEBUSINESS AND PROPERTY COURTS [OF ENGLAND AND WALES OR IN [INSERT...
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19th May
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What is a statutory demand?This Practice Note looks at what a statutory demand is and what it seeks to achieve in both corporate and personal...
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19th May

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Does putting a company into a formal insolvency process avoid debts of the company being paid?Formal insolvency processes such as compulsory or...
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Produced in partnership with Caroline Clark 5th Jun
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Are there any grounds on which a person or entity can refuse to disclose information to a liquidator? And is the position the same for an individual...
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Is a bankruptcy registrar’s judgment binding on a county court?Judges, Masters and RegistrarsSection 4 of the Senior Courts Act 1981 (SCA 1981)...
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Produced in partnership with Jonathan Edwards of Radcliffe Chambers 5th Jun
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5th Jun
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When does notice need to be served if you intend to use the exception to rule 4.228(1) in any relation to the Insolvency Act 1986, s 216 concerning...
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Would section 423 of the Insolvency Act 1986 apply to an asset protection trust where the settlor is elderly but in good health with no immediate...
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5th Jun
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Restrictions on dispositions of property and void transactions once a winding-up or bankruptcy petition has been presentedCoronavirus (COVID-19)This...
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5th Jun
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5th Jun
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5th Jun
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Produced in partnership with Katherine Hallett of Three Stone Chambers 5th Jun

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