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Assigning the blame? Another landlord & tenant decision on lease assignments
  • Irwin Mitchell LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 30 2016

EMI Group Ltd -v- O&H Q1 Ltd 2016 EWHC 529 (Ch) is the latest case in the saga following the 2011 decision in KS Victoria St. v House of Fraser


Bail-In and Contractual Recognition: The Impact on US and Other Non-EU Counterparties and the Potential Impact of Brexit
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom, USA
  • August 29 2016

Following the 2008 banking crisis, governments around the world found themselves having to bail out large financial institutions by injecting capital


Dividends liable to challenge as transactions defrauding creditors?
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • August 25 2016

In the recent case of BTI 2014 LLC v Sequana SA & others 2016 EWHC 1686, the High Court has held for the first time that a dividend can be


English Law Schemes of Arrangement: Class Composition
  • Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 24 2016

Having received the sanction of antitrust regulators in Europe, the U.S., China and South Africa, the planned merger of brewing giants AB InBev and


“To stat demand or not stat demand, that is the question”
  • Anthony Gold Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • August 23 2016

Lovers of Shakespeare will no doubt recognise the aforesaid phrase. As this is Shakespeare’s 400th birthday year, I thought it apt to borrow one of


Approaching insolvency-interests of creditors and duties to shareholders
  • Cummings Law Ltd
  • United Kingdom
  • August 22 2016

In a recent case, BTI 2014 LLC v Sequana SA & others, the High Court was asked to consider the circumstances in which the directors of a company are


Supreme Court decision highlights importance of contract terms in protecting principal from agent’s insolvency
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 22 2016

The Supreme Court has held that a principal was entitled to recover payments collected by its agent on its behalf following the agent's insolvency:


Dealing with agricultural debts in the current climate
  • Burges Salmon LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 19 2016

Agriculture is a long-term business and most people within the sector are proud of its reputation for straight talking and fair dealing. Debt issues


A lifeboat with conditions: new guidance from the PPF
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 19 2016

The Pension Protection Fund ("PPF") has updated its approach to employer restructuring guidance and its general guidance for restructuring and


The UK Court exercises its discretion against making an administration order
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • August 19 2016

The High Court has recently demonstrated its right to exercise discretion as to whether an administration order should be made in relation to a