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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 Liz Downing of Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP 12th Jan
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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 12th Jan
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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 12th Jan
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IntroductionThis Practice Note will give a basic overview of the applicable tests for cashflow and balance sheet insolvency under section 123 of the...
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Produced in partnership with South Square 12th Jan
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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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Creditors are often keen to establish proprietary claims as they create rights in rem (which attach to the property itself) rather than personal...
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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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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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A demand for payment is a formal demand made in accordance with the contractual requirements underpinning the liability which the party issuing the...
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Produced in partnership with James Hannant of Guildhall Chambers 12th Jan
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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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The purpose of section 216 of the Insolvency Act 1986Section 216 of the Insolvency Act 1986 (IA 1986) is aimed at preventing phoenix companies from...
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9th Nov
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BrexitBREXIT: The UK is leaving the EU on Exit Day (as defined in the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018). This has an impact on this Practice Note....
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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 Liz Downing of Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP 12th Jan
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This Practice Note looks at independent business reviews (IBRs) and aims to:•provide high level guidance around an IBR•identify when an IBR may be...
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Produced in partnership with Allan Kelly of RSM 12th Jan
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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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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 12th Jan

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The implications of Lehmans/Nortel cases The Supreme Court decision in the case of Nortel/Lehman has clarified the status of Financial Support...
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Produced in partnership with Raquel Agnello QC of Erskine Chambers and Thomas Robinson of Wilberforce Chambers 15th Jan
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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 15th Jan
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IP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into following the UK’s...
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Produced in partnership with Philip Hinks of 3 Verulam Buildings (3VB) 15th Jan
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How the issue aroseOne of the many issues adding to the complexity of the Lehmans failure is dispute over financial support directions (FSDs) and...
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15th Jan
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The Pensions Regulator (the Regulator) is a non-departmental government body created by the Pensions Act 2004 (PeA 2004).The power of the Regulator to...
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Produced in partnership with Raquel Agnello QC of Erskine Chambers and Tom Robinson of Wilberforce Chambers 15th Jan
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What is the Local Government Pension Scheme?The main pension scheme for local authorities is the Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS). The LGPS is a...
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Produced in partnership with Laura Sayer of Mills & Reeve LLP 15th Jan
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When pension contributions are recoverableThis practice note addresses two questions:•whether a bankrupt’s pension arrangement falls within the...
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Produced in partnership with Raj Arumugam of 5 Stone Buildings 15th Jan
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This note considers the implications of the Bonas case for those concerned with pre-pack administrations. The case was brought by the Pensions...
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Produced in partnership with Raquel Agnello QC of Erskine Chambers 15th Jan
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FORTHCOMING DEVELOPMENT: On 11 February 2019 the DWP published its response to the consultation ‘Protecting Defined Benefit Pension Schemes—A...
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13th Jan
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IP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into following the UK’s...
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5th Jan
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Key provisions of the ActOn 25 June 2020, after less than 40 days in Parliament, the Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020 (CIGA 2020) received...
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15th Dec
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THIS PRACTICE NOTE APPLIES TO MULTI-EMPLOYER DEFINED BENEFIT OCCUPATIONAL PENSION SCHEMESApportionment arrangements provide exiting employers of...
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7th Dec
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FORTHCOMING DEVELOPMENT: On 11 February 2019, the DWP published its response to the consultation ‘Protecting Defined Benefit Pension Schemes—A...
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7th Dec
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Jurisdictions coveredThe following jurisdictions are covered in this report:Belgium; Brazil; Canada; Germany; Italy; Mexico; South Africa;...
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7th Dec

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