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UK Government confirms direct recovery of tax powers not intended to restore Crown preference on insolvency
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • November 25 2014

The vast majority of UK taxpayers pay what they owe in full and on time. Her Majesty's Revenues and Customs (HMRC) thinks that a persistent minority

Euroresource--deals and debt (January 2014)
  • Jones Day
  • Canada, European Union, Spain, United Kingdom, USA
  • January 31 2014

In Argentina v. NML Capital, Ltd., No. 12-842, 2014 BL 7274 (Jan. 10, 2014), the Supreme Court granted a petition for a writ of certiorari to hear an

Pre-packs improving a bad reputation?
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • July 3 2014

Pre-packs involve the pre-determined sale of a business before it enters administration, allowing a sale within days of an administrator's

UK Government consults on mandatory supply of IT services to insolvent customers
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 24 2014

The UK Government has released a long awaited consultation document proposing new controls on IT suppliers' dealings with customers facing insolvency

Accountability - accountants required to produce documents to assist liquidators
  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 4 2014

In the High Court decision of Jackson v Baker Tilly (unreported, 10 April 2014), the liquidators of an insolvent company successfully applied for the

Winding petitions not appropriate for tax assessments subject to appeal
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • April 4 2014

A winding up petition founded on a tax assessment, which is the subject of an appeal to the Tax Tribunal, should be dismissed or stayed pending the

VAT: recovery on UK restructuring fees of advisors
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • 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

Rolling back the point of no return: the English Supreme Court clarifies the balance sheet insolvency test
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 9 2013

The English Supreme Court's eagerly awaited decision on the Eurosail litigation, concerning how the "balance sheet" test for insolvency should be

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

OW Bunker bankruptcy investigation into allegations of derivatives misselling and fraud
  • Collyer Bristow LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 17 2014

An investigation is to be carried out into the causes of the bankruptcy of OW Bunker ("OWB"), the largest ship fuel supplier in the world