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Supreme Court closes freezing order loan loophole, holding that increasing indebtedness will constitute dealing with an “asset”
  • Eversheds LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 20 2015

In its judgment on 21 October 2015 in JSC BTA Bank v Ablyazov 2015 UKSC 64, the Supreme Court unanimously decided that a respondent is prevented

Registrar certificates and dissolved chargors
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • November 19 2015

There have been a couple of cases in the last few months where the impact of changes to the details of the various registers at Companies House has

Going to market - consumer law update
  • Chapman Tripp
  • Australia, New Zealand, United Kingdom, USA
  • November 12 2015

The risks for organisations from breaching consumer law are high with increased penalties, new fair trading and consumer credit regimes and more

High Court confirms the breadth of legal advice privilege
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • United Kingdom
  • November 10 2015

Summary On 5 November 2015, the High Court upheld a claim to privilege asserted by The Royal Bank of Scotland plc (the "Bank") in relation to certain

Deutsche Bank v Sebastian Holdings
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 12 2015

The claimant obtained judgment against the defendant but the judgment debt has not been paid. The claimant obtained an order under CPR r71 to examine

Duties of nominee directors faced with fraud
  • DAC Beachcroft LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 6 2015

The Privy Council's decision in Central Bank of Ecuador and IAMF v Conticorp SA and others illustrates the importance of ensuring that offshore

The Court of Appeal: consumer must precisely challenge standard provisions
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • United Kingdom
  • October 5 2015

The Court of Appeal in Warsaw has recently rendered a judgment regarding actions taken by consumers against companies by way of the so-called

UK and US prosecutors focus on individual accountability
  • DAC Beachcroft LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • September 30 2015

Over the past two years, the UK regulatory and the US criminal and regulatory authorities have issued enormous fines against a number of global

EMEA legal insights bulletin
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Azerbaijan, Belgium, Hungary, Netherlands, Spain, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom
  • September 15 2015

It is forecast that seven of the top 10 countries in terms of GDP growth within the next decade will be from Africa. But this growth is wholly

When will communications with regulators be privileged?
  • DAC Beachcroft LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 9 2015

In the recent interlocutory judgment of Property Alliance Group Limited v Royal Bank of Scotland PLC, that will be of interest to accountants, the