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When the pension is not protected by the protection fund
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • May 7 2015

In the United Kingdom, the Pension Protection Fund ("PPF") is the safety net for the employee members of a defined benefit pension plan or scheme


The DTEK scheme: a new way to restructure US law bonds?
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 5 2015

The restructuring market has for some time been engaged in a spirited debate about the appropriate forum in which to restructure US law governed high


Number of personal insolvencies falls to a 10 year low
  • Eversheds LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 7 2015

The Insolvency Service has published its insolvency statistics for Q1 2015 which show that personal insolvencies were at the lowest level since Q4


Stay of winding-up petition under s 9 Arbitration Act: Court of Appeal rules
  • Joseph Hage Aaronson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 7 2015

The Court of Appeal held that, while section 9 of the Arbitration Act 1996 did not apply to require the stay of a winding-up petition, it would be


Trustees’ appeal on the meaning of an ‘establishment’ dismissed
  • Hill Dickinson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 6 2015

The Trustees of the Olympic Airlines SA Pension and Life Assurance Scheme -v- Olympic Airlines SA On 29 April 2015, the Supreme Court handed down its


To be or not to be insolvent?
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • March 9 2015

A recent decision of HHJ Cooke in the Chancery Division of the High Court in Kandola v Mirza Solicitors LLP 2015 EWHC 460 (Ch) has provided some


Investors' assignments of claims to liquidators held valid
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • December 5 2014

Paragraph 13 of Schedule 4 to the Insolvency Act 1986 ("Paragraph 13") permits a liquidator to do all acts "necessary" for the winding up and


Extent of English administrators' powers to deal with assets in the possession of the company
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • December 5 2014

The Court has given guidance on when a company in administration has possession of third party assets allowing an administrator to apply for an order


Insolvency in construction: interim certificates
  • Winckworth Sherwood
  • United Kingdom
  • December 8 2014

Under the Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act 1996 (the “Construction Act 1996”), a party to a construction contract is entitled to


Common law assistance for foreign office holders
  • Taylor Wessing
  • Bermuda, United Kingdom
  • December 5 2014

The principle of modified universalism (being the principle underlying the common law power to assist foreign insolvency proceedings) continues to