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Uralkali v Rowley – do Administrators owe a personal duty of care?

Uralkali v Rowley – do Administrators owe a personal duty of care?

Uralkali v Rowley – do Administrators owe a personal duty of care?

Accountancy Newsletter - July 2021

Accountancy Newsletter - July 2021

  Breaking the Mountaineer’s Knee: Supreme Court establishes “purpose test” to assess the scope of an auditor’s duty Manchester Building Societ ...

Re NMUL Realisations Limited – failure to give notice to a prior QFCH

Re NMUL Realisations Limited – failure to give notice to a prior QFCH

Does failure to give notice of intention to appoint administrators to a prior QFCH invalidate the appointment?

Companies House strike off – act quickly to avoid invalid appointments

Companies House strike off – act quickly to avoid invalid appointments

Insolvency practitioners need to be alert to company strike off action when considering new appointments. 

Filing multiple Notices of Intention – the decision in Seabrook

Filing multiple Notices of Intention – the decision in Seabrook

Notices of intention to appoint administrators – the importance of a settled intention.

Updates to the Statements of Insolvency Practice

Updates to the Statements of Insolvency Practice

New SIPs – knowing the difference between disbursements and expenses and the expanded definition of associates

Government extends ability to amend insolvency and governance legislation

Government extends ability to amend insolvency and governance legislation

The government has extended its ability to amend insolvency legislation.

Winding-up and forfeiture restrictions extended

Winding-up and forfeiture restrictions extended

Restrictions on winding-up petitions and forfeiture extended further.

Rescinding a winding-up order – the importance of timing

Rescinding a winding-up order – the importance of timing

In Sarjanda Ltd (in liquidation) v Aluminium Eco Solutions Ltd and another [2021] EWHC 210 (Ch), an application to rescind a winding up order was refu ...

Insolvency newsletter - July 2021

Insolvency newsletter - July 2021

DAC Beachcroft's Insolvency newsletter features topical news and insights for our clients and contacts. Updates to the Statements of Insolvency Practi ...