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Appointment of English administrators not invalidated by improper purpose of directors

  • Taylor Wessing
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 14 2015

Administrators are not required to look behind a director's motives for appointment of administrators, but they must consider whether the statutory

Surveyors’ PI: successful application of “but for” test in assessing causation of loss

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 8 2015

After a stream of successes for lenders in valuation claims against valuers in recent times, the recent success for a valuer in an application for

Over 55 and in debt: is your pension pot safe?

  • Winckworth Sherwood
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 8 2015

With changes to pensions coming into effect from April 2015 under which savers over the age of 55 will have greater flexibility to draw down their

Horton v Henry has the position with pensions and bankruptcy been turned on its head again ?

  • Taylor Wessing
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 2 2015

Just before Christmas last year, the High Court handed down a judgment in a bankruptcy case which was contrary to a High Court decision in a previous

The comings and goings of COMI

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • March 31 2015

In the latest decision on COMI (Northsea Base Investment Limited & Ors 2015 EWHC 121 (Ch)), the English Court had to determine the centre of main

When are employee debts recoverable from the Secretary of State?

  • Burges Salmon LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 31 2015

Employees who transfer to a new employer from a business that is under insolvency proceedings may be able to recover unpaid wages and other debts

Award of sequestration granted out of time

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 31 2015

Since changes were made to the Bankruptcy Act 1985 (the "Bankruptcy Act") in 2008 it has been possible for sheriffs to continue sequestration

Contentious business update - Spring 2015

  • Hill Dickinson LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • March 31 2015

Until recently, a view had begun to take root in legal and business circles that the Bribery Act 2010 would follow in the footsteps of similar

Them’s the (Insolvency) Rules: adjourning creditors’ meetings

  • Penningtons Manches LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 27 2015

In Re Mark Irwin Forstater 2015 BPIR, the petitioning creditor presented a bankruptcy petition against the debtor, Mr Forstater, on 13 June 2014

Performance security

  • MacRoberts LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 27 2015

The insolvency of Scottish Coal Company Ltd ("SCC") has given rise to two recent Scottish Court of Session cases regarding performance bonds - East