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“Gagging orders”: an office holder’s secret weapon
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • March 13 2017

Practitioners are fully aware of the extensive powers available under ss 235 and 236 of the Insolvency Act 1986 (IA 1986) allowing administrators and


Calls under performance bonds: leniency trend continues in Scotland
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • United Kingdom
  • March 10 2017

Last year we reported on a decision of the Scottish Court of Session which suggested that greater leniency may apply to the interpretation of


You Need More than 'Good Faith' to Get a Validation Order
  • Keystone Law
  • United Kingdom
  • March 9 2017

The Court of Appeal has recently overturned the commonly held belief that a validation order would normally be made if the disposition made by a


Restructuring and Insolvency Update: Analysing a Company’s Centre of Main Interests
  • Rosling King LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 8 2017

Establishing a debtor company's Centre of Main Interests ("COMI") is an important step for any creditor who wishes to begin insolvency proceedings


Finance and secured lending in the United Kingdom
  • Ashurst LLP
  • European Union, Global, United Kingdom
  • March 8 2017

A structured guide to finance and secured lending in the United Kingdom


No winding-up petition? No problem.
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • March 8 2017

The recent Chancery Division judgment in Re Gracio Property Company Limited 2017 B.C.C 15 (“Gracio”) saw the court make an order for a compulsory


Duty of care owed by bank to customer to prevent fraudulent transactions
  • Collyer Bristow LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 8 2017

The High Court has held that a bank owed a duty of care to its customer when on notice that an agent acting for the customer was misusing his


Green -v- Wright: trusting IVAs
  • Hill Dickinson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 7 2017

The decision in Green -v- Wright was handed down in the Court of Appeal on 1 March 2017 and seeks to address the following


Offshore security enforcement
  • Taylor Wessing
  • British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Guernsey, Isle of Man, Jersey, Luxembourg, Malta, Mauritius, United Kingdom
  • March 1 2017

This briefing document summarises the key issues in enforcing security in the


COMI and improper motive
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom, Jersey
  • March 1 2017

Three Jersey companies were put into English administration on the basis that their COMI was within this jurisdiction. Each company owned a shopping