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Bankruptcy of chargor prevented receivers from exercising right of enfranchisement

  • Taylor Wessing
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • April 4 2014

Section 306 of the Insolvency Act 1986 (“1986 Act”) provides that a bankrupt’s estate shall vest immediately in the trustee in bankruptcy and no

Goldacre and Luminar revisited: a victory for landlords

  • RPC
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • March 14 2014

In its decision on the Game Station appeal, the Court of Appeal has overturned the cases of Goldacre and Luminar holding that office holders of

The GAME litigation and rent as an administration expense - Goldacre and Luminar overturned

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
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  • March 12 2014

On 24 February 2014 the Court of Appeal delivered its long awaited judgment in the GAME Group litigation (Pillar Denton Limited & Ors -v- Jervis &

Pay as you go administrators must pay for what they use

  • BrookStreet des Roches LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • 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

Landlords' right to specific performance and release of escrow money against administrators

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • March 4 2014

The case relates to the insolvency of a women’s fashion retailer and their shops in Bristol and Leicester. In 2010 the landlords entered into

Game station: fair play?

  • Wragge & Co LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • March 4 2014

The Court of Appeal has decided that rent accruing during a period of administration should be treated as an expense of the administration

Court of Appeal decision changes treatment of rent in administrations and liquidations

  • Faegre Baker Daniels
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  • United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • February 28 2014

Earlier this week, the English Court of Appeal overturned the recent decisions in Goldacre (Goldacre (Offices) Ltd v Nortel Networks UK Ltd 2009

Bristol Alliance v Bennett

  • 24 Old Buildings Chambers
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • February 28 2014

Whether landlords' rights to seek specific performance of an agreement to surrender leases survived an intervening insolvency. The Court of Appeal

Tenants in administration some welcome news for landlords

  • Collyer Bristow LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • February 28 2014

Commercial landlords will be familiar with the practice that has grown up since the 2010 case of Goldacre of putting companies into administration

Re Game Station - the Court of Appeal has overturned the law on administrators paying rent

  • Wragge & Co LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • February 27 2014

The Court of Appeal has overturned the existing understanding of the law in relation to the liability of a tenant company's administrators to pay rent