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Regular deregulation
  • MacRoberts LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 27 2014

Our government has a longstanding commitment to cutting red tape. One of the ways of doing this it seems is to propose an Act of Parliament running


Provisional liquidator’s appointment without notice
  • Anthony Gold Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • February 3 2014

When a creditor to a company believes that that company is insolvent, it is open to that creditor to present a Petition for the compulsory


Commercial eSpeaking - Summer edition
  • James & Wells
  • New Zealand, United Kingdom
  • January 29 2014

When an insolvent company goes into liquidation it's accepted that not all creditors will get paid 100 cents in the dollar.However it often comes as


English administrator can take over an existing winding up petition
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • October 13 2014

An administrator appointed under a qualifying floating charge can "adopt" an existing winding up petition for the purposes of liquidating the company


EuroResource--deals and debt
  • Jones Day
  • Argentina, Cyprus, France, United Kingdom, USA
  • April 29 2013

On 29 March 2013, the Republic of Argentina proposed an alternative payment formula to the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit that, if


Ex parte costs orders in receivership confirmed
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 1 2013

English courts may, when making ex parte (without notice) orders in a court-appointed receivership, include a final order that the defendant pays the


Liquidators of Scottish Coal Company can't walk away
  • MacRoberts LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 13 2013

Appeal Judges in the Court of Session yesterday issued a decision directing that the liquidators of Scottish Coal Company (SCC) cannot abandon sites


A scheme too far? Scheme of arrangement sanctioned for Dutch company with New York law governed obligations
  • Burges Salmon LLP
  • Netherlands, United Kingdom, USA
  • April 30 2014

Most if not all of our readers will be aware of a recent spate of decisions in which the English courts have been prepared to sanction schemes of


Further Guidance on Income Payment Orders: Pensions and bankruptcy
  • Charles Russell Speechlys
  • United Kingdom
  • October 19 2016

We previously discussed the uncertainty surrounding the treatment of pensions in a bankruptcy which arose from two conflicting high court cases


Economic reality and the supply of services: looking behind the engagement letter
  • Burges Salmon LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 10 2015

The Tribunal has upheld HMRC's decision that a company (Danesmoor Ltd) should not be entitled to recover input VAT incurred on professional fees for