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Pension Protection Fund new guidance on insolvency practitioner fees
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • May 21 2015

The UK's Pension Protection Fund (PPF) is about to publish new guidelines to reflect their increased focus on the approval of Insolvency


PPF guidance on office holder remuneration
  • Pitmans LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 18 2015

The Pension Protection Fund (PPF) has issued a guidance note on Insolvency Practitioner remuneration which will apply where the insolvent company has


Historic trial and landmark decision in allocation of Nortel estate: significant victory for Nortel pensioners whose benefits were at risk
  • Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP
  • Canada
  • May 15 2015

On May 12, 2015, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice and U.S. Bankruptcy Court delivered an unprecedented joint ruling in


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


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


Supreme Court dismisses appeal on the meaning of an ‘establishment’ for the purposes of the EC Insolvency Regulation (13462000)
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • United Kingdom
  • April 29 2015

The Supreme Court has dismissed the pension scheme trustees’ appeal in the Olympic Airlines case, agreeing with the Court of Appeal that the High


Over 55 and in debt: is your pension pot safe?
  • Winckworth Sherwood
  • United Kingdom
  • April 8 2015

With changes to pensions coming into effect from April 2015 under which savers over the age of 55 will have greater flexibility to draw down their


Can a section 75 debt be assigned? A further decision for the Singer & Friedlander Pension Scheme
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • April 2 2015

The Singer & Friedlander Limited Pension and Life Assurance Scheme (the "Scheme") first came to general notice in relation to a case arguing whether


Horton v Henry has the position with pensions and bankruptcy been turned on its head again ?
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • April 2 2015

Just before Christmas last year, the High Court handed down a judgment in a bankruptcy case which was contrary to a High Court decision in a previous