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Restructuring Solutions in Europe - Promoting and Embracing Change

5 April 2019


As uncertainties in the macroeconomic and geopolitical environment continue to dominate the headlines, Adrian Cohen talks to colleagues from our restructuring and insolvency practice around Europe about current issues and the restructuring solutions being used...

An otherwise lawful dividend can be a transaction defrauding creditors

7 February 2019


The case of BTI 2014 LLC v Sequana SA [2019] EWCA Civ 112 offers a warning to directors and companies. The English Court of Appeal concluded that the payment of a lawful dividend can be susceptible to challenge under section 423 of the Insolvency Act 1986 (transactions...

UK corporate insolvency reforms: looking beyond Brexit

8 October 2018


Looking beyond Brexit is a clear focus for the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy. This is apparent from the recent proposals for corporate insolvency reforms in the UK. In a government response to a consultation on insolvency and corporate...

Commencement of Romanian main insolvency proceedings

6 July 2018


In formal insolvency situations in most places around the globe, management can find themselves subject to the scrutiny of insolvency officeholders; who investigate and consider the cause of the failure.  Obligations in the period immediately before a formal...

India: A new Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code 2016

2 December 2016


On 28 May 2016, the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code 2016 (IBC) received Presidential assent in India and was published in the Official Gazette.  The Government of India has notified several sections of the IBC for commencement since then.  On 1 December...

European Proposal for the harmonisation of restructuring law

29 November 2016


On 22 November, the European Commission published its legislative proposal for harmonising restructuring law across Europe.  The Proposal, which includes a draft Directive on preventative restructuring frameworks, "second chance" and measures to...