Insolvency trading issues

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Insolvency trading issues guidance:

This note aims to: • provide practical guidance to creditors owed money by a distressed/insolvent company • explain the position of creditors in most types of corporate...

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General duty of liquidators and administrators where there has been an unlawful transaction If, during the course of a liquidator's or administrator's investigations into...

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Correct jurisdiction and parties The Court's jurisdiction CDDA 1986, s 17(1) states: 'Where a person is subject to a disqualification order made by a...

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THIS PRACTICE NOTE APPLIES TO MULTI-EMPLOYER DEFINED BENEFIT OCCUPATIONAL PENSION SCHEMES Apportionment arrangements provide exiting employers of underfunded defined...

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The Insolvency Act 1986 (IA 1986) and Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016, SI 2016/1024 (IR 2016) give insolvency office-holders in certain situations the power to...

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On 23 June 2016, the UK held a referendum on its membership of the EU, with a majority voting in favour of the UK leaving the European Union (EU), also known as 'Brexit'....

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The United Kingdom has voted to leave the European Union. Brexit can occur either in accordance with a ratified withdrawal agreement between the UK and the EU or...

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Buying the business and/or assets of a company from an insolvency practitioner (insolvent sale) is quite different from buying the business and/or assets of a company...

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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 the initial stages of distress, the lending group or creditors' committee may request that an independent chief restructuring officer (CRO) is appointed within the...

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In any insolvency situation, there are a number of parties are involved that require legal advice and, in certain circumstances, parties with common interests may choose...

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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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FORTHCOMING DEVELOPMENT: On 11 February 2019 the DWP published its response to the consultation ‘Protecting Defined Benefit Pension Schemes—A Stronger Pensions Regulator’...

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ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note provides information on the data protection regime before 25 May 2018 and reflects the position under the Data Protection Act 1998...

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The General Data Protection Regulation, Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (the GDPR) contains a set of core data protection principles that controllers must comply with. These are...

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Although suppliers are generally unsecured creditors (unless they establish a valid retention of title (ROT) claim) they may be key to a successful turnaround or pre-pack...

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