Date: 1 Aug, 2018
Samuel Parsons discusses the failed application to set aside default judgment in Wards v Hendawi  EWHC 1907 (Ch), in which he acted for the respondent firm.
Date: 27 Jun, 2018
Hugh Sims QC and Simon Passfield successfully represented the respondents in an application for security for costs in Absolute Living Developments v DS7.
Date: 24 May, 2018
The CoA yesterday delivered judgment in JSC BTA Bank V (1) Mukhtar Ablyazov (2) Madiyar Ablyazov (2018).
Date: 1 Feb, 2018
Samuel Parsons discusses Phones 4U Limited (in administration) v EE Limited, which considered the availability of common law damages pursuant to a contractual termination.
Date: 28 Jul, 2017
The judgment arose in the context of a trial of preliminary issues relating to a misfeasance claim brought by the liquidator against a former director of the company.
Date: 5 Jul, 2017
Restructuring & Insolvency analysis: Stefan Ramel examines the various is-sues raised in Vinyls Italia v Mediterranea di Navigazione and looks at how the European Court of Justice interpreted Article 13 of the EC Regulation on Insolvency.
Date: 12 May, 2017
The recent decision of Nugee J in Weir v Hilsdon  EWHC 983 (Ch) (04.05.17) has cast doubt on a form of order typically used to suspend a bankrupt’s discharge from bankruptcy.
Date: 11 Apr, 2017
In a recent Property & Estate article, Daisy Brown carefully analysed the development of the equity of exoneration ("a judge-made principle of some antiquity") and concluded that it was "crying out for the higher courts to take a fresh look at how it should be applied".
Date: 14 Mar, 2017
The Court of Appeal has recently handed down its long-awaited judgment in Green v Wright  EWCA Civ 111.
Date: 21 Feb, 2017
The case is rare example of the country’s highest Court considering in some detail the operation of s.127 of the Insolvency Act 1986.