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A trio of liquidation decisions overseas application of S.213, costs of compliance with S.236 and effects of arbitration clause on debt recovery actions
  • Burges Salmon LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 3 2015

Recent weeks have seen a number of decisions concerning liquidations - in this article we explore three of the more interesting ones. 1) Overseas


The bankruptcy squeeze a blow to creditors and a boon to debtors
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 3 2015

Bankruptcy remains the most well-known, and perhaps most feared, of the personal insolvency processes. Since the current threshold was introduced 30


Regulatory update change on the way
  • Burges Salmon LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 3 2015

This order, which comes into effect on 1 October 2015, makes amendments to section 267(4) IA 1986, increasing the threshold for bankruptcy petitions


加拿大和英国矿业产业债权人保护 - (Canadian and U.K. creditor protection in the mining context)
  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
  • Canada, United Kingdom
  • July 2 2015

众所周知采矿业面临着艰难的局面在最近几年的市场繁荣时期矿业公司承担了空前庞大的债务目前随着商品价格的下降和再融资来源的枯竭这些巨额的债务令许多公司步履维艰严重威胁着它们的生存 加拿大


Can a bankrupt's pension pot be used to pay creditors? The search for clarity in New Zealand and the UK
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • New Zealand, United Kingdom
  • July 1 2015

How does the objective of achieving payment for creditors in insolvency interact with the objectives of pension legislation, which seeks to ensure


Heralding investor certainty
  • Maples and Calder
  • Cayman Islands, United Kingdom
  • July 1 2015

A recent decision of the Grand Court, Primeo Fund (in official liquidation) v Herald Fund SPC (in official liquidation), is another win for investor


Anti-suit injunctions, OW bunker and ISDA master agreements
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 30 2015

The Commercial Court has recently refused to grant an anti-suit injunction to SwissMarine Corporation Limited (SwissMarine) to restrain proceedings


Court of Appeal guidance on just and equitable winding up petitions
  • Maples and Calder
  • Cayman Islands, United Kingdom
  • June 30 2015

The recent judgment of the Cayman Islands Court of Appeal ("CICA") in Asia Pacific Limited v ARC Capital LLC explains the approach that the Court


Court varies order recognising South Korean insolvency proceedings to allow pursuance of claims in London arbitration
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 29 2015

The Applicants had entered into a pool agreement and time charter with Pan Ocean, both of which were governed by English law and provided for London


DTEK: has the English High Court provided another option for restructuring New York law bonds?
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 25 2015

In Re DTEK Finance BV, the English High Court decided that a change in the governing law of bonds from New York to English law, established a