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“Exceptional Circumstances”: How long should a Court postpone the sale of a bankrupt’s home for?
  • Irwin Mitchell LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 9 2017

The Court of Appeal, in the case of Grant & Another v Baker & Another 2016 EWCH 1782 (Ch), has held that a judge had been wrong to postpone an order


Is the rise in county court fees making the insolvency process more attractive to creditors?
  • Spratt Endicott Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • May 9 2017

Today, thanks to the high-cost of current court fees, small to medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) face the problem of not getting paid by a customer and


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  • Hardwicke
  • United Kingdom
  • May 9 2017

The case concerned the construction of a deed. The deed related to two parking spaces in a car park within the appellants' property


When does a company or its directors “intend” to appoint an Administrator
  • Charles Russell Speechlys
  • United Kingdom
  • May 8 2017

This case raised the issue of when a company in financial distress (or the directors of that Company) should issue a Notice of Intention to Appoint


No intention? No notice!
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 8 2017

In a judgment that will undoubtedly impact what has become fairly common practice when filing notices of intention to appoint an administrator


Does ATE insurance trump Security for Costs?
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • May 4 2017

When reviewing a security for costs application under CPR 25.12, the courts are faced with the challenge of striking a balance between an impecunious


When does a trust created by an individual voluntary arrangement (IVA) come to an end?
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • May 1 2017

A debtor entered into an IVA with his creditors. He complied with the terms of the IVA and a certificate of compliance was issued by the IVA


Key impact of foreign insolvency on cross border litigation
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • May 1 2017

Kaupthing Bank HF (K), an Icelandic bank, was placed into winding up proceedings in Iceland. Mr Tchenguiz and three associated entities (T


Court has jurisdiction to defy the will of creditors but burden of proof on liquidator
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • May 1 2017

The liquidator of a company refused to requisition a meeting of creditors on the basis that it was being called by the potential defendants to actions


Registrar Baister allowed an appeal brought by a debtor whose centre of main interests (COMI) had not been established as being in England by the adjudicator
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • May 1 2017

Since 6 April 2016 debtors apply online to be made bankrupt, rather than petitioning the court. Their application is considered by an adjudicator