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The wonder of woolies good news for UK insolvency practitioners
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • April 30 2015

The European Court of Justice has today given its decision in the "Woolworths case" on the duty to consult collectively under the Collective


When are employee debts recoverable from the Secretary of State?
  • Burges Salmon LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 31 2015

Employees who transfer to a new employer from a business that is under insolvency proceedings may be able to recover unpaid wages and other debts


Challenge to time costs goes into overtime
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • March 10 2015

Creditors have the right to challenge the remuneration and expenses of appointed administrators through the Court. There is a procedure set out in


The wonder of woolies good(ish) news for UK insolvency practitioners
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • February 5 2015

The European Advocate General has today given his opinion in the "Woolworths case" (and two other cases) on the meaning of "establishment" for the


Insolvency in construction: interim certificates
  • Winckworth Sherwood
  • United Kingdom
  • December 8 2014

Under the Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act 1996 (the “Construction Act 1996”), a party to a construction contract is entitled to


Kavanagh v Crystal Palace FC (2000)
  • 24 Old Buildings Chambers
  • United Kingdom
  • February 28 2014

Dismissing employees of an insolvent company: when is it unfair? In Kavanagh v Crystal Palace, a number of employees of Crystal Palace football club


TUPE and insolvent companies
  • Jones Day
  • United Kingdom
  • January 27 2014

Where an Administrator makes employees redundant ahead of a sale of the business, will it always be a dismissal connected with a transfer (and


Court of Appeal decides to refer to Europe in Woolworths case
  • Mills & Reeve LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • January 23 2014

The Court of Appeal decided yesterday that it couldn't make a ruling on the correct way to calculate the collective redundancies threshold without


Case comment: Ward Brothers (Malton) Limited v Middleton, Unite and Bulmers’ Transport Limited (in administration)
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • December 27 2013

This case considered whether Bulmers Transport Limited (" Bulmers ") was under the "supervision of an insolvency practitioner" pursuant to


How to “mothball” a UK football club and stay on the right side of TUPE
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • December 4 2013

It is a fact of life that whatever goes up will normally come back down (but not necessarily vice versa). Nowhere is this more keenly felt than in