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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
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Court-appointed receivers—when a court will appoint a receiver and who may be appointedThis Practice Note covers receivers who are appointed by the...
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Produced in partnership with John Hughes of Shakespeare Martineau LLP 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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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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Compulsory winding up of a company—the process and procedureSTOP PRESS: The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020 contains provisions which, on...
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Produced in partnership with Eleanor Holland and Karl Anderson of 4 Stone Buildings 19th May
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Transactions defrauding creditors—claims under section 423 of the Insolvency Act 1986It is possible for a claim to be brought under section 423 of the...
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19th May
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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
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Insolvency set-off—the position under the Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016IntroductionSet-off refers to claims that may be set-off against...
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Produced in partnership with South Square Chambers and BDO 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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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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Operation of employment tribunals during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemicThe coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has seriously disrupted the...
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26th Jul
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26th Jul
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26th Jul
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26th Jul
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26th Jul
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26th Jul
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25th Jul
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25th Jul
Precedents
COVID-19 Standard Conditions for Company Voluntary ArrangementsPart 1: Interpretation1Miscellaneous definitions1.1In the Arrangement, except where the...
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23rd Jul
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R3 Standard Form COVID-19 CVA ProposalIN THE MATTER OF [INSERT COMPANY NAME] (‘THE COMPANY’)IN THE MATTER OF THE INSOLVENCY ACT...
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23rd Jul
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Proposals for voluntary arrangement of a partnership (For use from IP completion day)Court Reference Number. [number].[IN THE HIGH COURT OF...
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23rd Jul
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Consent protocol (administration)UNDER PARAGRAPH 64 OF SCHEDULE B1 TO THE INSOLVENCY ACT 1986Pursuant to paragraph 64 of Schedule B1 to the Insolvency...
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Produced in partnership with Mark Phillips QC, Stephen Robins and William Willson of South Square 23rd Jul
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Brexit post implementation period—considerations for dispute resolution practitionersThis Practice Note addresses the implications of the UK leaving...
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23rd Jul
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2022: Key dates for restructuring and insolvency professionalsMarch 2022DateEvent25 March 2022Coronavirus (COVID-19) protections in place to protect...
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23rd Jul
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Brexit legislation trackerThis Practice Note tracks the progress of UK legislation introduced as part of the legislative project associated with the...
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23rd Jul
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No deal Brexit—service of documents [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note covers the situation where the UK and the EU do not reach an agreement for...
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22nd Jul
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Brexit implementation period—considerations for dispute resolution practitioners [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not...
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22nd Jul
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Brexit implementation period—service of documents [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.This Practice Note...
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22nd Jul
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I need to serve a claim form in an EU Member State. Given coronavirus (COVID-19), what do I need to think about? What are likely to be barriers in...
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Produced in partnership with Ryan Hocking of Gatehouse Chambers 22nd Jul

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