Industry/sector guides for R&I lawyers

Industry/sector guides for R&I lawyers guidance:

Introduction to the Agricultural Credits Act 1928 The Agricultural Credits Act 1928 (ACA 1928) created a bespoke form of security that allows a farmer to grant a single...

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Duties of an office-holder to realise property Insolvency procedures (such as administration, liquidation or bankruptcy) involve the appointment of an insolvency...

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Pre-Delivery Payment (PDP) financing, and the protection available to any lender, is very different to the situation that exists under other types of aviation finance....

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Rationale for bank ring-fencing transfer schemes (RFTS) Ring-fencing of day-to-day banking services (eg current accounts, savings and payments) and separation of retail...

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The charities sector in the UK is significant in size. There is a wide range of pension provision across the sector. Many charities are facing financial pressures as a...

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In Charity Commission for England and Wales v Thrift Urban Housing Ltd, the Charity Commission was successful in its petition to wind up a charity under the Insolvency...

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The term 'charity trustee' is defined in section 177 of the Charities Act 2011 (CA 2011) as anyone who has general control and management of the administration of a...

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Spotting the early symptoms of client insolvency • most importantly, a consultant needs to keep alert to the client's financial status • the...

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Spotting the early symptoms of employer insolvency • most importantly, a contractor needs to keep alert to the employer's financial status • the contractor should take...

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This Practice Note is intended to provide advice to employers on how to spot problems with insolvent contractors and how the employer can take steps to protect itself in...

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This Practice Note is intended to provide advice to sub-contractors on how to spot problems with insolvent contractors and how the sub-contractor can take steps to...

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This Practice Note considers the Third Parties (Rights Against Insurers) Act 2010 (TP(RAI)A 2010) and the Third Parties (Rights Against Insurers) Act 1930 (TP(RAI)A...

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This Practice Note considers the Consumer Rights Act 2015 (CRA 2015) as it relates to goods, and sets out the consumer’s statutory rights under the CRA 2015 in respect of...

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Brexit impact This Practice Note is impacted by the decision of the UK on 23 June 2016 to leave the European Union. Although schemes do not fall within the Recast...

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Financial services firms and insolvency provisions in FSMA 2000 The provisions in Part XXIV of the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (FSMA 2000) allow the...

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The Financial Stability Board (FSB) was established to co-ordinate elements of international work towards the implementation of effective regulatory, supervisory and...

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