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BVI liquidators battle lawyers over legal costs in London court
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • August 15 2017

The recent case of Crumper v Candey Ltd 2017 EWCH 1511 (Ch) delivered an updated analysis of the operation of section 245 of the Insolvency Act


Rights against Insurers, but under which act?
  • BLM
  • United Kingdom
  • August 14 2017

The Third Parties (Rights Against Insurers) Act 2010 (“the 2010 Act”), which covers cases in which there is an insolvent insured, was enacted as a


Third Parties (Rights against Insurers) - which Act to follow?
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • August 10 2017

We recently reported on the first judgment handed down in relation to the Third Parties (Rights against Insurers) Act 2010 (the TP Act 2010). Hot on


Are you haPPI now...?
  • Shoosmiths LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 10 2017

A recent decision at Glasgow Sheriff Court has given guidance on the circumstances in which it is appropriate for a former trustee in receipt of a PPI


Re Lehman Bros International (Europe) (in administration) (No 4) 2017 UKSC 38
  • Hardwicke
  • United Kingdom
  • August 9 2017

This case arose from the ongoing administration of Lehman Brothers International (Europe) ('LBIE'). The appeal considered the proper ranking of


Michelle Anne Weir (a Trustee in Bankruptcy of Claire Elizabeth Hilsdon) v Claire Elizabeth Hilsdon 2017 EWHC 983 (Ch)
  • Hardwicke
  • United Kingdom
  • August 9 2017

'B' appealed an Insolvency Act 1986 (IA 1986) s 279(3) order suspending her discharge from bankruptcy until 'T' confirmed B had complied with her IA


Oraki and Oraki v Bramston and Defty 2017 EWCA Civ 403
  • Hardwicke
  • United Kingdom
  • August 9 2017

A professional negligence claim against trustees in bankruptcy alleging that they had unnecessarily prolonged the bankruptcies and caused the


Richard Hunt Investments Ltd v Richard Bernard Hunt (2017) 2017 EWHC 988 (Ch)
  • Hardwicke
  • United Kingdom
  • August 9 2017

The Defendant ('D') was a director of the Claimant, ('RHIL') and its subsidiary, ('BTSC'), which provided training courses. In 2010 D appointed MG as


Breyer Group Plc v RBK Engineering Ltd 2017 EWHC 1206 (Ch)
  • Hardwicke
  • United Kingdom
  • August 9 2017

The High Court confirmed that it is generally not appropriate to present a winding up petition to recover sums due under a construction contract


Jurisdiction of the English court to wind up foreign companies in the public interest
  • Charles Russell Speechlys
  • United Kingdom
  • August 8 2017

This case deals with the English Court’s jurisdiction to wind up foreign companies, on the grounds of public interest. While it does not create new