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Britain and the EU: insolvency and restructuring
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • August 28 2015

The EC Regulation on Insolvency Proceedings (EIR) applies in all EU member states (except Denmark). This means that an insolvency process listed in


Walk this way? the UK’s view of a European insolvency framework
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • August 26 2015

In March 2014 the European Commission issued a Recommendation considering a new approach to business failure and insolvency, targeting efficient


High Court considers interaction between recast Brussels Regulation, Insolvency Regulation and schemes of arrangement
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 25 2015

A recent judgment of the High Court will serve to remind minority, overseas creditors of any company having a substantial connection with England that


New High Court treatment for subject access requests
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • August 25 2015

Dealing with subject access requests ("SAR"s) under the Data Protection Act 1998 is becoming a regular occurrence for many organisations


Essential supplies for insolvent businesses: is wifi the new water
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 21 2015

English insolvency law is about to change, making it harder for IT suppliers to stop supplying when a customer goes into an insolvency procedure. The


Lehman Brothers, the judicial gift that keeps on giving..
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • August 19 2015

It is undeniable that the legal complexities, and unprecedented facts, of the long running Lehman Brothers saga have generated a wealth of legal


Taxpayer's application to have HMRC's winding-up petition dismissed fails due to lack of evidence
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • August 19 2015

In Winnington Networks Communications Ltd v HMRC, the Chancery Division Companies Court (Nicholas Le Poidevin QC) refused the taxpayer company's


Philip Anthony Brooks and Julie Elizabeth Willetts (Joint Liquidators of Robin Hood Centre Plc) v Keiron Armstrong and Ian Walker 2015 EWHC 2289 (Ch)
  • Rosling King LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 12 2015

As well as serving as a useful reminder of the law surrounding wrongful trading and the operation of section 214 Insolvency Act 1986, this recent


Shipping: OW Bunker test case - guidance for shipowners
  • Eversheds LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 12 2015

In a well-publicised case, the High Court has ruled that shipowners are obliged to pay OW entities under OW's standard terms. If shipowners have


Customers payments - held on trust or part of the insolvent estate
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • August 12 2015

Court finds equity to rescind a contract does not mean sums paid by relevant counterparties are held on constructive trust.The Facts Two currency