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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


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


Mitigation of loss does not necessary let negligent professional off the hook
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • August 12 2015

Mitigation of loss by a claimant does not always mean that liability under negligence claims is avoided The Facts Swynson Limited ("Swynson") lent


Economic reality and the supply of services: looking behind the engagement letter
  • Burges Salmon LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 10 2015

The Tribunal has upheld HMRC's decision that a company (Danesmoor Ltd) should not be entitled to recover input VAT incurred on professional fees for


Court finds arbitration legislation trumps insolvency rules
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 6 2015

The recent High Court decision in Philpott v Lycée Français Charles de Gaulle School (2015 EWHC 1065 (Ch)) explores the interaction between