Alexander Wood

Shearman & Sterling LLP


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New arbitration procedure and Code of Practice to resolve outstanding COVID-19 related commercial rent arrears

United Kingdom - November 12 2021 On 9 November 2021, the Government announced that a new binding arbitration procedure and Code of Practice will be introduced to resolve unpaid…

Tom McKay

Caffè Nero CVA challenge dismissed

United Kingdom - October 11 2021 On 29 September 2021 the High Court dismissed a challenge to Caffè Nero’s 2020 CVA brought by one of its landlords, Ronald Young. Young asserted that…

Tom McKay

Tapering of CIGA restrictions on use of winding up petitions

United Kingdom - September 10 2021 The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020 (Coronavirus) (Amendment of Schedule 10 Regulations 2021) (the “Regulations”) will modify CIGA by…

Tom McKay

Hurricane Energy - rough seas ahead for Restructuring Plans? Or a storm in a tea cup?

United Kingdom - July 6 2021 Some further important guidance by Zacaroli J in the recent judgment on Hurricane Energy. In that case, the company (with the support of the…

Helena Potts

Relief for tenants and CIGA extended - yet again

United Kingdom - June 16 2021 The Government has today announced certain extensions to insolvency measures supporting businesses during the pandemic. For tenants, the forfeiture…