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01 Oct 2019
Insolvency View - October 2019

We are pleased to present the October 2019 issue of New Square Chambers' bi-monthly newsletter, Insolvency View. The newsletter features a series of reviews by our insolvency specialists, covering the latest major cases.

 

To read the latest issue of Insolvency View, please click here

 
In this issue:
  • Burnden Holdings (UK) Ltd (In Liquidation) v Fielding: directors as fiduciaries - Francesca Perselli
  • Promontoria (Chestnut) Limited v Bell: the meaning of a creditor holding security ‘for the debt’ in personal insolvency - Claire Staddon
  • MKG Convenience Limited validation orders and change of position - James Davies
  • Azuonye v Kent: IPOs and second bankruptcies - James McKean

 

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04 Jun 2019
Insolvency View - June 2019

We are pleased to present the June 2019 issue of New Square Chambers' bi-monthly newsletter, Insolvency View. The newsletter features a series of reviews by our insolvency specialists, covering the latest major cases.

To read the latest issue of Insolvency View, please click here

 
In this issue:
  • Gwinnutt v George: vesting of non-contractual fees of bankrupt barristers - Claire Staddon
  • Hunt v Winkler: trustees-in- bankruptcy and default costs - James Davies
  • Re Bailey (as foreign representatives of Sturgeon Central Asia Balanced Fund Ltd): foreign winding-up of a solvent company recognised under CBIR - Kristina Lukacova
  • Green v SCL Group Ltd: data, insolvency, and Cambridge Analytica - James McKean

 

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15 Apr 2019
Insolvency View - April 2019

We are pleased to present the April 2019 issue of our bi-monthly newsletter, Insolvency View. The newsletter features a series of reviews by our insolvency specialists, covering the latest major cases.

 

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In this issue:
  • BTI 2014 LLC v Sequana S.A. and ors - Jessica Powers
  • Ardawa v Uppal: substituted service and annulment - James Davies
  • Perkier Foods Limited v Halo Foods Limited: balance-sheet insolvency and mandatory injunctions - James McKean
  • Brewer & Wilson (As Joint Liquidators of Ary Digital UK Limited) v Iqbal: administrators are exposed to greater risk than they may have appreciated - Justina Stewart

 

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18 Feb 2019
Insolvency View - February 2019

We are pleased to present the February issue of New Square Chambers' bi-monthly newsletter, Insolvency View. The newsletter features a series of reviews by our insolvency specialists, covering the latest major cases.
 

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In this issue:

  • Sleight v The Crown Estate Commissioners: standing of a trustee in bankruptcy to apply for a vesting order - Jessica Powers
  • Heidi Boulton v Queen Margaret's School, York Limited: unreasonable refusal of a compounding part-offer - Jeff Hardman
  • Global Corporate Limited v Hale: the pitfalls of using dividends to remunerate a shareholder/director employee - Hermione Williams
  • Horsley v HMRC: the right to appeal pre-bankruptcy tax assessments - Kristina Lukacova
  • Pearse v HMRC: serving a statutory demand despite a guarantee excluding bankruptcy proceedings - James McKean

 

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17 Dec 2018
Insolvency View - December 2018

We are pleased to present the December issue of New Square Chambers' bi-monthly newsletter, Insolvency View. The newsletter features a series of reviews by our insolvency specialists, covering the latest major cases.
 

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In this issue:

  • Lehman Brothers (Australia) Limited (In Liquidation) v Lomas: a matter of conscience - Simon Adamyk
  • Amin v London Borough of Redbridge: costs following a successful rescission application - Jessica Powers
  • Azuonye v Kent: the effect of a second bankruptcy on obligations under an IPO - Jon Colclough
  • Payroller Limited (In Liquidation) v Little Panda Consultants Limited:section 423 claims against bona fide third parties - James McKean

 

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15 Oct 2018
Insolvency View - October 2018

We are pleased to present the October issue of New Square Chambers' bi-monthly newsletter, Insolvency View. The newsletter features a series of reviews by our insolvency specialists, covering the latest major cases.
 

To read the latest issue of Insolvency View, please click here

 

In this issue:

 

  • Gertner v CFL Finance Limited and RubinJonathan Lopian
  • Zinc Hotels (Investment) Limited v Beveridge: the court’s power to appoint interim administrators, breach of administrators’ duties - Justina Stewart
  • Officeserve Technologies Limited (in Compulsory Liquidation) v Annabel’s (Berkeley Square) Ltd: recovery of void payments - Jessica Powers
  • In the Matter of Videology Limited: cross-border insolvency, relief in aid of foreign proceedings - Claire Staddon
  • Aabar Block S.A.R.L., Edgeworth Capital (Luxembourg) S.A.R.L. v Glenn Maud -Chris Snell

 

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20 Jun 2018
Insolvency View - June 2018

We are pleased to present the June issue of New Square Chambers' bi-monthly newsletter, Insolvency View. The newsletter features a series of reviews by our insolvency specialists, covering the latest major cases.
 

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In this issue:
 
  • Dunbar Assets v Davy: administrators' duties when selling property - Justina Stewart
  • RE: Lehman Brothers International (Europe) (in administration): the costs of an administration dispute - Claire Staddon
  • Insolvency Proceedings: late service and dire consequences - Stephen Schaw Miller
  • Cash Generator Ltd v Fortune and others: non-compliance with deemed consent procedure did not invalidate appointment of liquidators - Kristina Lukacova

 

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16 Apr 2018
Insolvency View - April 2018

We are pleased to present the April issue of New Square Chambers' bi-monthly newsletter, Insolvency View. The newsletter features a series of reviews by our insolvency specialists, covering the latest major cases.
 

To read the latest issue of Insolvency View, please click here

 

In this issue:
 
  • Burnden v Fielding: directors’ duties and limitation - Jon Colclough
  • RE: MK Airlines Ltd (In Liquidation): Breach of priority rules, administrators’ misfeasance - Justina Stewart
  • Pathania v Lewis and Okonye: Transactions at an undervalue - establishing the purpose - Alexander Hill-Smith
  • Ve Vegas Investors IV LLC v Shinners: A potential "pre-pack” trap - Gabriella McNicholas
  • Reynard v Fox: Litigants-in-person & insolvency - Jeff Hardman

 

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19 Feb 2018
Insolvency View - February 2018

The insolvency team at New Square Chambers has launched a bi-monthly newsletter, Insolvency View. The newsletter features a series of reviews by our insolvency specialists, covering the latest major insolvency cases.

 

To read the first issue of Insolvency View, please click here.

 

In this issue:

  • Ball v Hughes: directors’ duties, EBTs, unjust enrichment and the Duomatic principle - Jon Colclough
  • Gunel Bakhshiyeva (in her capacity as the foreign representative of the OJSC International Bank of Azerbaijan) v Sberbank of Russia & othersKristina Lukacova
  • China Town Development Company Limited v Liverpool City CouncilJeff Hardman
  • Re Flexi Containers Ltd (Breese (Liquidator) v Hiley)Francesca Perselli
  • Barry John Ward (Acting as Liquidator of Brady Property Developments Ltd) v (1) Nicholas Hutt (2) David Loughlin (3) John O’BoyleGabriella McNicholas
  • (1) Cherkasov (2) Browder (3) Wrench v Nogotkov, The Official Receiver of Dalnyaya Step LLC (In Liquidation)Justina Stewart

 

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15 Mar 2017
E-Flash - Landmark Supreme Court decision on Inheritance Act claims

The Supreme Court today allowed the charities’ appeal in the case of Ilott v Mitson [2017] UKSC 17.

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by Aidan Briggs


01 Jun 2016
E-Flash - John Cleese

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by Malcolm Chapple


24 May 2016
E-Flash - Latest 'Mitchell'

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by Jonathan Lopian


11 Apr 2016
e-Newsletter April 2016

Articles witten by:

  •  Charles Holbech - Trusts & Estates Update
  •  Jonathan Lopian - Company & Insolvency Update
  •  Gary Pryce - Property Update
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