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Noteholders entitled to declaration that restructuring of a separate debt amounts to an event of default under the notes
  • DAC Beachcroft
  • United Kingdom
  • December 8 2016

The Court of Appeal has rejected an appeal brought by a leading Spanish company ("FCC") against a first instance decision that an event of default had


Wrongful Trading - The Importance of Quantifying Loss
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • December 8 2016

The recent successful appeal in Brooks and another (Joint Liquidators of Robin Hood Centre plc in liquidation) v Armstrong and another 2016 EWHC


Security over financial collateral - the CJEU considers the "possession or control" test
  • Dentons
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • December 6 2016

The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) has given a preliminary ruling on when a security holder has "possession orcontrol" of financial


Farmers - beware the risks of insolvency
  • Ashfords LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 6 2016

It is an unfortunate reality that many farming businesses are operating at their limits and are struggling financially. There are several aspects of


Court of Appeal finds trustees in bankruptcy could not waive bankrupt’s privilege
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 6 2016

In a recent judgment, the Court of Appeal has held that trustees in bankruptcy could not waive legal professional privilege of a bankrupt, even


Trustee quarterly update - 1 December 2016
  • Addleshaw Goddard LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • December 5 2016

In its judgment in Horton v Henry the Court of Appeal has held that where a bankrupt member has a right to draw benefits, but has not yet chosen to do


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


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


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


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