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The UK and Denmark say 'no' to European Account Preservation Orders

  • Hogan Lovells
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  • Denmark, United Kingdom
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  • October 28 2014

On 17 July 2014, the regulation creating the European Account Preservation Order ("EAPO") came into force. This regulation will serve as an

Buccament Bay Ltd and Harlequin Property (SVG) Ltd 2014 EWHC 3130 (Ch)

  • Rosling King LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • October 28 2014

The High Court has recently considered whether to exercise its jurisdiction to hear winding-up petitions brought against two companies incorporated

Dwelling on a bankrupt’s house: issues with probate and s283a Insolvency Act 1986

  • Winckworth Sherwood
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  • United Kingdom
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  • October 24 2014

One of the roles of a trustee in bankruptcy is to realise the value of the assets in the bankrupt’s estate and to distribute the net proceeds to the

Liquidators' remuneration and expenses - value-based remuneration and closer scrutiny of expenses

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Australia, United Kingdom
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  • October 23 2014

On 25 July 2014 and 17 September 2014 respectively, Justice Brereton of the Supreme Court of NSW delivered two related judgments in Re AAA Financial

Insolvency in the fashion retail sector

  • DLA Piper LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • October 23 2014

The recent global financial crisis has seen consumers tighten their belts and the retail industry as a whole has faced increasing pressure. Profits

PPF levy 201516: insolvency scoring confirmed and changes on guarantees

  • Burges Salmon LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • October 20 2014

The PPF is going ahead with the new insolvency scoring system developed by Experian. It is also raising its requirements for contingent asset

Will the Court force a disintegrating partnership to sell assets to one partner?

  • Burges Salmon LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • October 16 2014

Partnerships which are breaking up face a series of urgent problems - particularly where the business itself is becoming insolvent. These

The dangers of ‘non-binding’ Memoranda of Agreements

  • Burges Salmon LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • October 16 2014

Heads of Terms' or 'Memoranda of Agreement' ("MoA") are commonly agreed by parties as a precursor to entering into more substantial agreements. MoA

English Court of Appeal considers proper basis of subrogated security rights

  • Taylor Wessing
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  • United Kingdom
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  • October 13 2014

Subrogation operates not by assigning the benefit of the relevant third party's security but by creating new security rights in the hands of the

English administrator can take over an existing winding up petition

  • Taylor Wessing
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  • United Kingdom
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  • October 13 2014

An administrator appointed under a qualifying floating charge can "adopt" an existing winding up petition for the purposes of liquidating the company