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What role for Bankruptcy Court in approving terms of an information notice issued by HMRC?
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 4 2016

The powers available to HMRC to request information or documents from a third party (a Third Party Notice) where it is reasonably required by HMRC


Judgment in defaultfailure to file defence to counterclaim
  • Hardwicke
  • United Kingdom
  • August 3 2016

The claimant lender, C, sought possession of residential property owned jointly by D1 and his partner D2 (the property) pursuant to a purported legal


Court decides to ‘wait and see’ in its refusal to grant an administration order
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 3 2016

The High Court recently re-affirmed the discretionary nature of its right to grant an administration order. In this case, the court refused to grant


Mortgage Express v Countrywide Surveyors Ltd 2016 EWHC 1830 (Ch)
  • Rosling King LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 3 2016

In an earlier Judgment the Court at first instance ruled that Countrywide Surveyors Limited (the “Defendant”) was liable in deceit to Mortgage


Supreme Court considers whether an agent’s authority is irrevocable despite notice of termination by principal
  • Charles Russell Speechlys LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 3 2016

The Supreme Court in this case had to consider whether an agent’s authority to accept payments had been ended by the principal’s termination of the


Wrongful trading claim: Pursue at own cost
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • United Kingdom
  • August 2 2016

The High Court recently handed down the judgment in Ralls Builders Ltd (In Liquidation), Re 2016 EWHC 1812 (Ch). It was held that liquidators and


Lawbite: break notices - Limited Partnership causes unlimited problems
  • Eversheds
  • United Kingdom
  • August 2 2016

Vanquish, a developer, was a Limited Partnership under the Limited Partnerships Act 1907 with one General Partner, liable for all obligations of the


Moral hazard powers of the Pensions Regulator: how do they apply against a company in insolvency?
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 1 2016

Third parties associated with an employer may find themselves liable to contribute to the employer's occupational pension scheme. Where a pension


Protected trust deeds and PPI: Part Two
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 28 2016

The question of who is entitled to payment of compensation for PPI where a debtor has been discharged from hisher Protected Trust Deed (PTD) has


Coming soon - Third Parties (Rights Against Insurers) Act 2010
  • Berg
  • United Kingdom
  • July 28 2016

The 1st August 2016 sees the coming into force of the Third Parties (Rights Against Insurers) Act 2010. The 2010 Act will replace the Third Parties