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Litigation privilege in liquidations

  • RPC
  • -
  • United Kingdom
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  • March 14 2014

The recent Court of Appeal decision in Rawlinson and Hunter Trustees SA & others v Akers & another 2014 serves to emphasise that third party reports

Pay as you go administrators must pay for what they use

  • BrookStreet des Roches LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 4 2014

The recent Court of Appeal decision in the Game Station case has established that administrators should pay rent on a daily basis while they are

Retention of title clauses seller beware!

  • Bryan Cave LLP
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • March 25 2014

The English Court of Appeal decision in Caterpillar v John Holt & Company, and its analysis of "retention of title" and "no set-off" clauses, will be

No notice of lack of authority

  • Wragge & Co LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 27 2012

Where there is no evidence of lack of authority in placing orders which have not been paid, the court refused to allow an injunction to restrain a winding-up petition

OFT’s investigation into insolvency practices

  • RPC
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • February 22 2010

Following concerns expressed by the Government and the Insolvency Service, the Office of Fair Trading has launched an investigation into the world of corporate insolvency

Rolling back the point of no return: the English Supreme Court clarifies the balance sheet insolvency test

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • May 9 2013

The English Supreme Court's eagerly awaited decision on the Eurosail litigation, concerning how the "balance sheet" test for insolvency should be

The twilight trust zone

  • Pitmans LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • October 29 2012

You are about to enter a new dimension

Protective award

  • Bird & Bird
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • July 10 2008

A protective award for failure to consult employees on redundancy becomes a contingent liability payable by the liquidator when the company employer subsequently becomes insolvent

A summary of major developments in key areas

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • Australia, European Union, Indonesia, Myanmar, United Kingdom
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  • March 7 2013

The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) and institutional bodies have published the following guidance in relation to corporate governance and

Echelon 2 - guidance on reduction of liquidators remuneration

  • MacRoberts LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 15 2011

As reported in our recent e-update on the case of Echelon Wealth Management Limited (in liquidation), Lord Glennie has determined that liquidators who are removed from office have no right to retain assets as security for remuneration and costs