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Lehmans: Pensions Regulator FSD proceedings settled

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 19 2014

The Pensions Regulator has announced, following several years of proceedings and court skirmishes, that a compromise has been reached in relation to

Landlord liable for business rates following lease disclaimer

  • Hogan Lovells
  • -
  • United Kingdom
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  • August 14 2014

It has been understood since the Hindcastle case in 1997 that a guarantor's payment obligations under a lease survive disclaimer by an insolvent

Administration expenses: the next instalment

  • Mayer Brown LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 8 2014

The High Court has rejected the argument that amounts owing to British Gas Trading Ltd (BGT) under post-administration, deemed contracts for the

Utilities companies denied power to take priority over other creditors in administration

  • Hogan Lovells
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • August 8 2014

The High Court of England and Wales handed down judgment last week in the case of Christine Mary Laverty and others as Joint Liquidators of PGL

UK client money settlement approved

  • Taylor Wessing
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • August 7 2014

The High Court approved a settlement to compromise claims between MF Global UK Limited (as trustee of a client money trust, "MFG")) and the

UK administration expenses: utility bills do not rank as an expense

  • Taylor Wessing
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 7 2014

Liability for utility bills arising in an administration after trading had ceased did not rank as an expense of the administration. The

Limitation on relief under UK Cross Border Insolvency Regulations

  • Taylor Wessing
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • August 7 2014

Court cannot grant relief under the UK Cross Border Insolvency Regulations 2006 (CBIR) where it could not provide such relief in a

UK liquidators challenge the costs of administrator's solicitors

  • Taylor Wessing
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 7 2014

Agreements relating to costs in the course of their office could not be set aside by liquidators subsequently appointed. The facts The

VAT: recovery on UK restructuring fees of advisors

  • Taylor Wessing
  • -
  • United Kingdom
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  • August 7 2014

The Court of Appeal has held that a UK company undergoing a financial restructuring was not entitled to recover VAT charged by accountants

Bache & Ors v Zurich Insurance PLC

  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • July 29 2014

The claimants purchased flats being built by a developer and paid a 10 deposit. The developer took out a policy with the defendant for the benefit