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When the pension is not protected by the protection fund
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • May 7 2015

In the United Kingdom, the Pension Protection Fund ("PPF") is the safety net for the employee members of a defined benefit pension plan or scheme


DTEK scheme sanctioned on the basis of a change of governing law of New York law bonds
  • White & Case LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 7 2015

On 27 April 2015, the English High Court sanctioned a scheme of arrangement (the "Scheme") for the US$200 million 9.5 senior notes due 2015 (the


Supreme Court takes restrictive approach to the opening of secondary proceedings in England under EC insolvency regulation
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • May 7 2015

The Supreme Court has held that, in order to open secondary proceedings in England under EC Regulation 13462000 on Insolvency Proceedings, the


Contentious Commentary - May 2015
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 6 2015

The latest edition of "Contentious Commentary", a newsletter that provides a summary of recent developments in litigation. The newsletter is produced


Trustees’ appeal on the meaning of an ‘establishment’ dismissed
  • Hill Dickinson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 6 2015

The Trustees of the Olympic Airlines SA Pension and Life Assurance Scheme -v- Olympic Airlines SA On 29 April 2015, the Supreme Court handed down its


Supreme Court decides Olympic Airlines did not have an establishment in the UK
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • May 6 2015

An "establishment" requires business and business activity to be carried out involving dealings with third parties and not simply acts of internal


Illegality defence and extraterritorial effect of fraudulent trading legislation
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • May 6 2015

A company in liquidation will not be stopped, on the basis that it was a party to wrongdoing complained of, from bringing claims against directors and


Distressed debt purchaser makes successful misrepresentation claim against issuer
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • May 6 2015

A distressed debt purchaser may be able to rely on misrepresentations made by the borrower to the original lender in published documents to recover


The DTEK scheme: a new way to restructure US law bonds?
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 5 2015

The restructuring market has for some time been engaged in a spirited debate about the appropriate forum in which to restructure US law governed high


Using insolvency powers to make claims for fraud: important Supreme Court decision
  • Cooley LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 5 2015

Companies are habitually used as part of a corruption scheme. Such companies often have only a single director, or a small number of directors, and