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Senior creditors will ensure that in addition to having higher security rights over junior creditors, juniors are also subordinated to them.Generally...
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9th Nov
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A popular restructuring method is a debt for equity swap; financial creditors receive equity in the restructured vehicle in return for reducing or...
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9th Nov
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Ipso facto clauses definedContracts often contain provisions to the effect that the contracts will terminate upon the bankruptcy or insolvency of one...
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Produced in partnership with Julie Lanz of Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP 9th Nov
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The Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016, SI 2016/1024 (IR 2016) provide for a revised scheme for decision making in insolvency from 6 April...
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Produced in partnership with Richard Bowles 9th Nov
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STOP PRESS: This Practice Note is being updated for the Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020 (CIGA 2020), which introduces a new insolvency...
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Produced in partnership with Stephen Allinson 9th Nov
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One of the initial signs of distress is usually a covenant breach by the company. The lenders may agree to a simple waiver, which cures a temporary...
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9th Nov
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Coronavirus (COVID-19)This content is affected by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. For further details, take a look at our Coronavirus (COVID-19)...
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9th Nov
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Coronavirus (COVID-19)This content contains guidance on subjects impacted by the Coronavirus Act 2020 and related changes to court procedures and...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note looks at:•the key features of loan to value (LTV) covenants•possible issues with calling an event of default based on a LTV...
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Produced in partnership with Alexander Pelopidas, James Walton and Matthew Brew of Rosling King LLP 9th Nov
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The Court of Appeal has made it clear in JCAM that a moratorium cannot be obtained through the back door by filing a notice of intention to appoint an...
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Produced in partnership with Lexa Hilliard QC of Wilberforce Chambers 9th Nov
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This Practice Note looks at equitable accounting, what it is, how and when it applies. It does not look at how the trustee in bankruptcy (trustee)...
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9th Nov
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This Practice Note covers receivers who are appointed by the court, including the circumstances in which a court will appoint a receiver and who may...
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Produced in partnership with John Hughes of Shakespeare Martineau LLP 9th Nov
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It is possible for a claim to be brought under section 423 of the Insolvency Act 1986 (IA 1986) against a company or individual following a...
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9th Nov
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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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9th Nov
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DIP financing generallyDebtor-in-possession financing (DIP financing) is new, post-petition financing provided to a debtor in a bankruptcy case. The...
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Produced in partnership with Julie Lanz of Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP 9th Nov
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Coronavirus (COVID-19)This content contains guidance on subjects impacted by the Coronavirus Act 2020 and related changes to court procedures and...
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Produced in partnership with South Square and BDO LLP 9th Nov

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There are no general property rights in data. There is an exception, however, where the data is capable of attracting copyright or database right...
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2nd Dec
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Brexit: The Retained General Data Protection Regulation, Retained Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (UK GDPR) regime described in this Practice Note is the UK...
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2nd Dec
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STOP PRESS relating to insolvency and tax: Finance Act 2020 introduced provisions where:•with effect for business insolvencies that commence on or...
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Produced in partnership with David Irvine of Kirkland & Ellis LLP, Stuart Pibworth of Weil, Gotshal & Manges (London) LLP and Philip Ridgway of Temple Tax Chambers 29th Nov
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What is the main legislation covering this area?The main legislation concerning health and safety is the Health and Safety at Work etc Act 1974 (HSWA...
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Produced in partnership with Jeremy Bark of Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP 29th Nov
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Why is intellectual property relevant to R&I lawyers, insolvency practitioners and their staff?In some insolvencies, the insolvent company’s major...
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Produced in partnership with Brett Israel of Marriott Harrison LLP and Pippa Hill of DLA Piper 29th Nov
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This Practice Note considers common issues that may arise out of insolvency in the construction industry. It considers the effect and relevance of...
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Produced in partnership with Gurbinder Grewal, Ian Fox and Michael Wright of Dentons UK and Middle East LLP 29th Nov
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This Practice Note is a guide to insolvency in PFI/PF2 projects. The aim of this Practice Note is to provide restructuring and insolvency...
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Produced in partnership with Mathias Cheung of Atkin Chambers 29th Nov
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This Practice Note forms part of a set of Practice Notes on airline insolvency, for further information, see Practice Notes:•Guide to airline...
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Produced in partnership with Mark Craggs of Norton Rose Fulbright 29th Nov
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Why is this immigration law relevant to insolvency practitioners and their staff?Legislation applicable generallyIn the first instance, employers have...
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Produced in partnership with Pat Saini and Séamas Gray of Penningtons Manches 29th Nov
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The hotels sector suffered in the last recession. As an asset class, hotels are capital intensive operations and are susceptible to volatile economic...
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Produced in partnership with Matthieu Hucker of Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP 29th Nov
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What are the main laws and regulations governing this area?There are three main sources of environmental law that an insolvency practitioner (IP)...
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Produced in partnership with Emma Sadler of Addleshaw Goddard 29th Nov
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The gangmasters regime protects workers from exploitation by operating a licensing system in:•agriculture•horticulture•shellfish gathering and...
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Produced in partnership with Patrick Cook & Huw Cooke of Burges Salmon LLP 29th Nov
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Stop pressOn 8 October 2020, the Insolvency Service published the outcome of its review conducted into the impact of the voluntary industry measures...
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29th Nov
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The starting point: what intellectual property rights does the company own?For further detail on the main types of intellectual property rights which...
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Produced in partnership with Brett Israel of Marriott Harrison LLP 29th Nov
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Administration can be used for a variety of different reasons, but one of the main advantages is to use the benefit of the moratorium while trying to...
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29th Nov
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This Practice Note considers the effect of a company’s insolvency on an occupational pension scheme in respect of which the company is the sponsoring...
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Produced in partnership with Thomas Robinson of Wilberforce Chambers 29th Nov
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Insolvency and restructuring professionals have grown up in an environment where they have generally confined communication (both internal and...
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Produced in partnership with Nick Hood of Opus Restructuring LLP 29th Nov
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Coronavirus (COVID-19)This content is affected by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. For further details, take a look at our Coronavirus (COVID-19)...
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29th Nov
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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...
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29th Nov
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What is the GDPR?The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), in force from 25 May 2018, replaces the Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA 1998) and, at...
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Produced in partnership with Patrick Elliot of Keystone Law 29th Nov

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