Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
In response to the financial difficulties many companies were facing due to the lockdown earlier this year in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic...
Uncertain times produce challenges for wealth managers and structures, and the last few months have presented both issues and opportunities for Family Offices.
Beale & Co
Our regular round up of the cases of most interest to construction comes from Andrew Croft and Ben Spannuth of Beale & Company Solicitors LLP, focusing on one that highlights
Beale & Co
Adjudication by insolvent parties is an issue that has greatly occupied the Courts of late. Much consideration has been given to the arguable conflict between set-off under the Insolvency Rules...
Lenz & Staehelin
Le 16 avril 2020, le Conseil fédéral avait adopté l'Ordonnance COVID-19 insolvabilité. L'un de ses principaux objectifs était de diminuer la pression subie par les organes d'administration...
Lenz & Staehelin
On 16 April 2020, the Swiss Federal Council enacted the COVID-19 Insolvency Ordinance.
Deris IP Attorneys
As per the Presidential Decree no. 2279 ("Decree") published on Official Gazette of March 22, 2020, it has been decided that all on-going execution and bankruptcy proceedings, except for the ones related to alimony claims.
Veale Wasbrough Vizards
It is so obvious to say, but suppliers want to be paid for the goods or services they supply, and we are living in highly uncertain times with suppliers increasingly concerned about the ability of customers (or clients) to pay.
This article considers whether, following the case of Wallace (as liquidator of Carna Meats (UK) Ltd) v Wallace, the power to summon persons...
Private equity firms have largely been closed off from government support in the UK context, and are in many cases heavily exposed to sectors like retail and hospitality that have been severely impacted by the pandemic.
In two recent decisions, The Financial Conduct Authority v Arch Insurance (UK) Ltd and others  EWHC 2448 (Comm) (‘the FCA Test Case') and TKC London Limited v Allianz Insurance Plc ...
The current COVID-19 pandemic has placed many companies registered in England and Wales into a position where they are now either balance sheet or cash flow insolvency or both.
In the recent High Court decision in Rawbank S.A. -v- Travelex Banknotes Ltd  EWHC 1619 (Ch) the advantages of making a Part 36
Duncan Lole and Olivia Robinson discuss their recent case in the High Court (Strategic Advantage SPC v High Street Rooftop Holdings Limited
Does a negative valuation from an Adjudicator equate to an order for payment?
The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act (‘CIGA') which came into force on 26 June 2020 represents one of the biggest changes to the insolvency law of England and Wales in two decades.
The pandemic has changed the global economy as we know it. From the board room to the mail room, employees and the businesses they work...
Morrison & Foerster LLP
Change is never easy, even change for the better poses challenges, but the great strength of the industry is its adaptability
Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
This has been a year of unwanted change for a number of reasons including the return of preferential status of HMRC in insolvencies (‘Crown preference') with effect from 1...
Ropes & Gray LLP
New rules making the UK Government's financial support schemes more accessible to PE-backed businesses.