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High Court rejects trustees' use of bankrupt's privileged documents
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • September 5 2017

In Leeds v Lemos (2017 EWHC 1825 (Ch)) the High Court considered and applied the principle that the right to waive privilege is not property of a


Annulling bankruptcy orders
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • September 4 2017

The dismissal of the appellant's previous application for an annulment of a bankruptcy order was a serious procedural irregularity A court may


Floating charges and administrators' appointment
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • September 4 2017

Floating charge is valid even where there are no unencumbered assets at the time it is taken Crystallisation of prior ranking floating charge does


Is a legal claim onerous property that can be disclaimed?
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • September 4 2017

A former bankrupt had purported claims against a firm of solicitors arising pre-bankruptcy, which vested in his subsequently appointed trustee in


The ACT Borrower’s Guide to the LMA’s Investment Grade Agreements
  • Slaughter and May
  • European Union, OECD, United Kingdom, USA
  • September 1 2017

The Association of Corporate Treasurers (“ACT”) sets the global benchmark for treasury excellence. As the chartered body for treasury, it leads the


Coordination and balance
  • DLA Piper
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • August 31 2017

WGV aims to agree a set of key principles and draft text for a regime to address crossborder insolvency in the context of enterprise groups (defined


Insolvency Litigation: recent cases and issues (August 2017)
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • August 30 2017

The Court of Appeal has confirmed that a term could not be implied into a conditional fee agreement between a liquidator and solicitors, and that the


The pragmatic approach to insolvency: Re Lehman Brothers Europe Ltd (in administration)
  • Hogan Lovells
  • United Kingdom
  • August 30 2017

In Re Lehman Brothers Europe Ltd (in administration) 2017 EWHC 2031 (Ch) a proposal by joint administrators to appoint a director to a company


Re Nortel Networks UK Ltd & Ors 2017 EWHC 1429 (Ch)
  • Ashfords LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 29 2017

It was ordered that the Administrators could distribute to unsecured creditors, 8 years after Nortel entered Administration, so long as a reserve was


Testing times: how to determine if a Respondent has assets
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • August 29 2017

In July 2017 the Court of Appeal considered what test should be applied to determine whether a Respondent has sufficient assets which would be caught