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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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Marshalling debtWhat is marshalling?Marshalling is where two or more creditors are owed money by the same debtor, and one creditor has more than one...
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Produced in partnership with Karen Jacobs of Dentons 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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Interference with goods in an insolvency situationApplication to insolvencyFollowing an appointment, an office-holder will need to establish what...
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19th May
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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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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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Wrongful trading claims under sections 214 and 246ZB of the Insolvency Act 1986What is wrongful trading?Wrongful trading is a claim which arises under...
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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
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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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Covenant waivers and resetsOne of the initial signs of distress is usually a covenant breach by the company. The lenders may agree to a simple waiver,...
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19th May
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Basic introduction to super senior, senior, mezzanine and junior debtThe range of funding options open to companies has exploded, resulting in a vast...
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19th May

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Arbitration and insolvency (England and Wales)Impact of national insolvency on domestic or foreign arbitration (England and Wales)This Practice Note...
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Produced in partnership with Patrick Taylor and Gavin Chesney of Debevoise & Plimpton LLP, the IBA's national rapporteurs for England & Wales 29th Jul
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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 28th Jul
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Corporate insolvency for dispute resolution practitioners: administrationThis Practice Note refers to the Insolvency Act 1986 as IA 1986.NoteThis...
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28th Jul
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Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020—restrictions on ipso facto clausesBackground to the Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020 (CIGA...
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28th Jul
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Factors the court will take into account when deciding whether to lift or impose a liquidation stayCoronavirus (COVID-19)This content is affected by...
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Produced in partnership with Kate Rogers of Radcliffe Chambers 28th Jul
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Limitation periods applicable to insolvency claimsRelevance of limitation periods to insolvency claimsLimitation periods refer to the time during...
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28th Jul
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Corporate insolvency for dispute resolution practitioners: schemes of arrangementThis Practice Note refers to:•the Insolvency Act 1986 as IA 1986, and...
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28th Jul
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Comparison table of personal insolvency processes for dispute resolution practitionersNoteThis table provides a summary of individual personal and...
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28th Jul
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What effect does an insolvency process have on ongoing litigation and arbitration proceedings?This Practice Note discusses:•the effect of an...
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28th Jul
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Corporate insolvency for dispute resolution practitioners: creditors' voluntary liquidationNoteThis Practice Note is a summary of the key points...
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27th Jul
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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 of 4 Stone Buildings and Karl Anderson of 4 Stone Buildings 27th Jul
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Claims against companies subject to a company voluntary arrangement (CVA)The purpose of this Practice Note to is touch on some of the considerations...
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27th Jul
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Corporate insolvency for dispute resolution practitioners: compulsory liquidationThis Practice Note contains a summary of the key points relating to...
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27th Jul
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Corporate insolvency for dispute resolution practitioners: receivershipThis Practice Note refers to:•the Insolvency Act 1986 as IA 1986•the Law of...
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27th Jul
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Corporate insolvency for dispute resolution practitioners: members' voluntary liquidationThis Practice Note is a summary of the key points relating to...
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27th Jul
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Personal insolvency for dispute resolution practitioners: individual voluntary arrangements (IVAs)This Practice Note contains a summary of individual...
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27th Jul
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Comparison table of corporate insolvency processes for dispute resolution practitionersThis Practice Note refers to the Insolvency Act 1986 as IA...
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27th Jul
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Personal insolvency for dispute resolution practitioners: bankruptcyThis Practice Note is a summary of bankruptcy and its impact on legal proceedings...
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27th Jul
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Corporate insolvency for dispute resolution practitioners: company voluntary arrangementsThis Practice Note refers to the Insolvency Act 1986 as IA...
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27th Jul
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Is judgment in default obtained in respect of a fraudulent misrepresentation claim regarded as a debt gained by fraud under section 281(3) of the...
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Produced in partnership with XXIV Old Buildings 27th Jul

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