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Warehouseman’s liens for traders, banks and storage operators
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • Singapore, United Kingdom, USA
  • March 20 2014

When goods are delivered to a professional storage operator (we will refer to them as a warehouseman) for safe keeping, they may become subject to a


Escrow funds and administration who is entitled?
  • Burges Salmon LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 21 2014

Escrow mechanisms are familiar territory for most practitioners. The case of Bristol Alliance Nominee No. 1 Ltd and others v Neil Andrew Bennett and


Director liability & financially distressed companies in Turkey: Turkish regime far more stringent than corresponding rules in the US and UK
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • Turkey, United Kingdom, USA
  • February 20 2014

American and British directors of corporations should be mindful of the different standards of conduct, obligations, and potential personal liability


Consumer credit FCA publishes final detailed rules 2014 march
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • March 3 2014

The UK Financial Conduct Authority has published its feedback statement and final form rules on the detailed CC regulatory regime that takes effect


Court of Appeal decision changes treatment of rent in administrations and liquidations
  • Faegre Baker Daniels LLP
  • 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


Setting aside transactions: the good faith defence
  • Buddle Findlay
  • Australia, New Zealand, United Kingdom
  • December 13 2013

In Madsen-Ries v Rapid Construction Ltd 2013 NZCA 489, the Court of Appeal considered an appeal concerning a liquidator's attempt to have a


FRC issues guidance on financial reporting
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • November 8 2013

FRC has issued guidance to banks' directors on financial reporting of solvency and liquidity risks, and the definition of going concern, in the


Pre-packs and the “new and improved” SIP 16
  • Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 12 2013

A new Statement of Insolvency Practice 16 ("SIP 16") relating to pre-packaged sales in administration ("Pre-Packs") came into force on 1 November


Amendments to the European insolvency regulation: how would “opting in” affect the UK finance market?
  • Dentons
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • March 25 2013

In the wake of the Eurozone crisis, harmonisation of European insolvency law has been firmly on the political agenda. In December last year, the


Hunt (as liquidator of Ovenden Colbert Printers Ltd) v Hosking
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • December 17 2013

The case held that a judge was right to strike out a claim brought by a liquidator under sections 238 and 241 of the Insolvency Act 1986, as the