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Pre-pack the backdoor to UK insolvency regimes?

  • Burges Salmon LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 8 2014

The COMI rules prevent a foreign based company from accessing the UK insolvency regimes, unless it has a sufficient connection with the UK. However

Unsuccesful challenge to order allowing sale of secured assets in UK administration

  • Taylor Wessing
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 4 2014

When deciding whether to grant an order that administrators may sell secured assets as if they are not subject to security the court will:carry out a

Debtor's late challenge to English Individual Voluntary Arrangement fails

  • Taylor Wessing
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 4 2014

Neither failure to obtain debtor's consent to modifications to an IVA proposal, prior to the creditors' meeting; nor the unauthorised exercise of a

UK Registrar of Companies opposes filing of revised statement of administrators' proposals

  • Taylor Wessing
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 4 2014

The court has jurisdiction to order the UK Registrar of Companies to replace previously filed administrators' proposals. The Facts The

Breach of duty by directors and dishonest assistance claims by an English liquidator

  • Taylor Wessing
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 4 2014

Where a sole director and shareholder of a company had breached fiduciary duties he could not ratify the breach if the company was insolvent; Claims

The game changer High Court judgment on rent payments upon administration

  • DLA Piper LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 2 2014

Overturning two significant recent decisions, the Court of Appeal has held that whenever a rent payment day falls, from the moment a company in

APCOA: foreign companies increasingly using English schemes of arrangement

  • DLA Piper LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 2 2014

With APCOA Parking, the English High Court sets out the latest line of authority in the increasing use of schemes of arrangement by foreign companies

High Court sanctions J.K. Buckenham Limited’s scheme of arrangement

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 2 2014

On 27 June 2014, the High Court of Justice of England and Wales sanctioned the solvent scheme of arrangement made by J.K. Buckenham Limited and its

'Flip-up' pre-packs a new approach to accessing the UK insolvency regime

  • White & Case LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 17 2014

The UK has long-since established itself as a jurisdiction of choice for complex cross-border restructurings involving corporate groups whose

What is the equity of exoneration?

  • Watson Farley & Williams
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 17 2014

Under the equity of exoneration, where jointly owned property is charged to secure the indebtedness of one joint owner, the other joint owner is