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Court of Appeal considers the treatment of contingent assets in balance sheet test
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 21 2016

The Court of Appeal recently considered an appeal from the liquidators of a property development company which went into creditors’ voluntary


Are you “special” enough to be validated?
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • September 20 2016

The presumption that courts normally validate dispositions by a company subject to a winding up petition if such dispositions are made in good faith


How the impending Brexit impacts the legal framework of doing business with the UK- the German perspective
  • Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek
  • European Union, Germany, United Kingdom
  • September 20 2016

In a referendum, held in the United Kingdom on June 23, 2016, a majority of voters decided in favor of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and


Banking and Finance Dispute Resolution - September 2016
  • Macfarlanes LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 19 2016

In Novus Aviation Limited v Alubaf Arab International Bank BSC 2016 EWHC 1575 (Comm), the Commercial Court determined that a letter of commitment


M&A Weekly Update 9 - 15 September 2016
  • Macfarlanes LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 16 2016

In this issue, we focus on cases concerning directors’ considerations when making a solvency statement for a capital reduction, and whether “bad


Pensions Update
  • Arthur Cox
  • European Union, Ireland, United Kingdom
  • September 14 2016

A change to the Revenue Commissioner's administrative procedures, effective from 22 June 2016, means that former defined benefit scheme members whose


Approaching insolvency - interests of creditors and duties to shareholders (Part 2)
  • Cummings Law Ltd
  • United Kingdom
  • September 6 2016

Our last Equity Issues relating to certain corporate questions arising in the case of BTI 2014 LLC v Sequana SA & others considered the circumstances


Hanjin rehabilitation - strategic options for owners
  • 20 Essex Street
  • United Kingdom
  • September 5 2016

Depending on the terms of the time charter, owners may have an express right to terminate upon Hanjin's entry into Rehabilitation, or (more unusually


Re Codere: recognising the commerciality of forum shopping
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • September 5 2016

Re Codere demonstrates the willingness of the court to sanction a scheme of arrangement where English law jurisdiction was purposefully sought


Summary determination of a proprietary claim: the court’s willingness to “grasp the nettle”
  • Holman Fenwick Willan LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 2 2016

In the recent judgment of Gorbunova v The Estate of Boris Berezovsky (deceased) and others the High Court has provided useful guidance as to when