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US bankruptcy financing—debtor-in-possession (DIP) financingDIP financing generallyDebtor-in-possession financing (DIP financing) is new,...
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Produced in partnership with Liz Downing of Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP 19th May
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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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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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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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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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Role, powers, functions and duties of a liquidatorCoronavirus (COVID-19)This content is affected by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. For further...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Is a trustee in bankruptcy's remuneration, as in time costs, classed as being an expense or cost of dealing with the assets payable under IR 1986, r...
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5th Jun
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What are the grounds and procedure for removing a trustee in bankruptcy (trustee) from office? And if a trustee is removed from office, where do their...
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5th Jun
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What steps need to be taken to serve a bankruptcy petition issued in the UK on a British citizen residing in New Zealand?STOP PRESS: From 6 April...
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Produced in partnership with Carly Schiff of Gateley Plc 5th Jun
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If a bankruptcy order is made against an individual in England who then moves outside of the EU to live, would the individual be considered bankrupt...
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Produced in partnership with Gerard McCormack of University of Leeds 5th Jun
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What costs is a creditor likely to encounter in order to seek a bankruptcy order, assuming that a statutory demand has already been personally served...
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Produced in partnership with Amy Proferes of Serle Court 5th Jun
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Can a creditor claim against a discharged bankrupt for monies due under a contract entered into with the debtor following the date of the bankruptcy...
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5th Jun
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Can a statutory demand be served on a debtor in England and Wales in respect of a money judgment made in another jurisdiction?In answering this Q&A it...
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Produced in partnership with Caroline Clark 5th Jun
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Can a sole trader be made bankrupt using the bankruptcy procedure for individuals? Is there a financial limit, and which form of statutory demand...
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Produced in partnership with XXIV Old Buildings 5th Jun
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Following obtaining a money judgment, if an order is granted by the court in relation to a general stay on execution (pending the outcome of an...
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Produced in partnership with XXIV Old Buildings 5th Jun
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Can solicitors serve a statutory demand for unpaid legal fees as a precursor to bankrupting a former client?STOP PRESS: From 6 April 2017, the...
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5th Jun
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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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5th Jun
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The immediate effects of a bankruptcy order on the bankruptThe purpose of a bankruptcy order is two-fold:•first, it is to secure the bankrupt's estate...
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5th Jun
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Making a receiver appointment when the mortgagor is the subject of an insolvency procedureWhen a company or individual is in financial difficulties, a...
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Produced in partnership with Amanda Eilledge of Hardwicke Chambers 5th Jun
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Conflicts in restructuring and insolvencyIn any insolvency situation, there are a number of parties involved that require legal advice and, in certain...
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5th Jun
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The Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016—Part 11: Bankruptcy and debt relief restrictions orders and undertakings and the insolvency registers...
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Produced in partnership with Faith Julian of 9 Stone Buildings 5th Jun
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The effect of a bankruptcy order on an individual voluntary arrangement (IVA), its assets, and the creditorsThe gap in the insolvency legislationIt is...
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Produced in partnership with Iain Pester of Wilberforce Chambers 5th Jun

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