The thief, his wife, a canoe and bankruptcy – is there still a stigma?
The thief, his wife and a canoe has been airing on TV recently, chronicling the story of John and Anne […]
Those in financial distress – how to avoid rogue advisors.
A recent case in the High Court of Justice, undertaken by the Insolvency Service, highlights the worrying and growing trend […]
#TheBigShift, Insolvency and Independence.
As news of the merger between Wedlake Bell and Moon Bever reached our desks this week, and the increasing conversations […]
Extension of Moratorium on Commercial Possessions
On 16 September 2020, the Government confirmed that it is extending the moratorium on commercial possessions until 31 December 2020. […]
New Insolvency Practice Direction and Winding-up Petitions
The Lord Chancellor, the Right Honourable Robert Buckland MP, Secretary of State for Justice, has approved and signed a new […]
COVID 19 – Temporary restrictions on landlords
On 23 April 2020 the Government announced a temporary ban on landlords using statutory demands (made between 1 March 2020 […]
Aggressive action by landlords for non payment of rent
New legislation that stops forfeiture Most standard commercial leases include a right of re-entry which entitles the landlord to forfeit […]
Witness statements – changes from today
Insolvency Practitioners and others should be aware of a number of changes to the format and content of witness statements […]
COVID-19: A survival guide for directors operating in the real world
Right on cue, law firms up and down the country are issuing briefing notes to their clients and contacts about […]
An increased need for validation orders?
The Court has recently published procedures that it will follow for upcoming hearings including winding up petitions. Further to our […]
Winding up petitions no longer being adjourned
It has been confirmed that the Insolvency & Companies Court has adapted rapidly to the existing emergency situation and now […]
Emergency changes to UK insolvency law – update
On 28 March 2020, Alok Sharma, the UK Business Secretary confirmed that the Government will be introducing new insolvency laws […]
Emergency changes to UK insolvency law?
The impact of COVID-19 on businesses and individuals is already enormous. There has been a huge reduction in demand for […]
Block Adjournment of Winding up Petitions
On 23 March 2020, Insolvency and Companies Court Judge Mullen set out the Court’s emergency response to managing winding up […]
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