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"Steady as we go?” Supreme Court clarifies, for the first time, when and how company directors owe a duty to a company’s creditors.

"Steady as we go?” Supreme Court clarifies, for the first time, when and how company directors owe a duty to a company’s creditors.

On 5 October 2022, the Supreme Court delivered its long awaited judgment in BTI 2014 LLC V Sequana SA [2022] UKSC 25 dismissing an appeal by BTI. Lord ...

Restructuring plans: magic bullet or unaffordable luxury?

Restructuring plans: magic bullet or unaffordable luxury?

The restructuring plan, based upon the Part 26 Companies Act 2006 Scheme of Arrangement, is both a relatively new procedure and one of the most powerf ...