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A guide to bankruptcy
  • Ashfords LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 15 2018

If you are served with a statutory demand or bankruptcy application, the most important thing is that you act quickly


Good news for judicial review defendants - Wednesbury unreasonableness is still a high threshold to meet
  • Ashfords LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 15 2018

Are you a potential defendant to a judicial review challenge on the grounds of unreasonableness? If so, this case may offer you some additional peace


Are you doing enough to warn customers about allergens?
  • Ashfords LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 15 2018

Recent headlines featuring Pret a Manger have led to heightened public and social media interest in allergen labelling. The recent inquest into the


Refusing to bake a cake supporting gay marriage - not discriminatory?
  • Ashfords LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 12 2018

Safe to say, this week's landmark ruling by the Supreme Court in Lee v Ashers Bakery has been rather controversial. In short, the Supreme Court held


Ambey Capital Private Ltd & Ors v Mascarenhas & Ors (2018)
  • Ashfords LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 12 2018

Ashfords successfully acted for the Joint Trustees in Bankruptcy of Vincent Mascarenhas (deceased) in their application to discharge Freezing Orders


Private prosecutions - the new commercial reality
  • Ashfords LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 11 2018

Under a Freedom of Information Act request the Financial Times has revealed that the number of reported fraud offences have risen from 142,991 in 2011


No more working 9 to 5?
  • Ashfords LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 8 2018

Increasingly, employees are being given a greater flexibility to choose when, where, and how to work. Advances in technology, particularly smartphones


Germany confirms there will be no reliance on insurance for damage resulting from a delay in insolvency filing
  • Ashfords LLP
  • Germany
  • October 5 2018

In a recent landmark cross border decision the Düsseldorf Higher Regional Court clarified that general managers cannot rely on their Directors and


UK Government proposes radial changes to domestic insolvency law which would introduce a moratorium for solvent companies
  • Ashfords LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 5 2018

On 26 August the UK Government announced its intention to introduce radical reforms to insolvency law in the catchily named consultation paper


Department for business, energy and industrial strategy (BEIS) proposes reforms which could increase the liability for directors of holding companies
  • Ashfords LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 5 2018

The Department for BEIS has recently published a consultation to the UK's insolvency and corporate governance landscape including significant