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Find out how the recast European Insolvency Regulation is impacting distressed investing in Europe
  • Globe Law and Business
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • December 1 2016

The recast European Insolvency Regulation - impact on distressed debt investors What's happening? In 2002, the European Insolvency Regulation (EIR


BVI: Expansion of third party disclosure obligations
  • Taylor Wessing
  • British Virgin Islands, United Kingdom
  • December 1 2016

In the case of UVW v XYZ (27 October 2016) brought before the BVI Commercial Court, a judgment creditor was seeking court orders for the disclosure


Challenges to dividends
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • December 1 2016

AWA was an entity owned by the Sequana group. Following various corporate acquisitions, BAT became liable for an environmental clean-up in the US and


Pension drawdowns in the bankruptcy spotlight
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • December 1 2016

Court of Appeal has confirmed that a bankrupt cannot be compelled to draw down pension rights for the benefit of creditors. Following the supportive


Can you obtain a bankruptcy order for an ulterior motive?
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • December 1 2016

This is the latest case in the long running saga of attempts to make Mr Maud bankrupt. The saga centres around a high value property complex in Spain


The PSC register: useful clarification for insolvency practitioners
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • December 1 2016

With the aim of improving transparency around ownership and control of companies, all UK unquoted and limited liability partnerships are required to


Court of Appeal ruling protects pensions in bankruptcy cases
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 29 2016

Savers who become bankrupt but have not yet drawn their pensions will not have to hand them to creditors after a ruling of the Court of Appeal put an


Private Equity Portfolio Company Bulletin November 2016
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • November 29 2016

When a company enters into an insolvency process, a director may be made personally liable for an insolvent company's debts on a few limited bases


Insolvency in construction: a contract toolkit
  • Burges Salmon LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 29 2016

While not an exhaustive list, here is a reminder of some measures you might want to think about to help mitigate the effects of insolvency on


European Proposal for the harmonisation of restructuring law
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • November 29 2016

On 22 November, the European Commission published its legislative proposal for harmonising restructuring law across Europe. The Proposal, which