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Green v Wright [2017] EWCA Civ 111

Date: 14 Mar, 2017
The Court of Appeal has recently handed down its long-awaited judgment in Green v Wright [2017] EWCA Civ 111.

Practice growth and proprietary estoppel - Malcolm Warner, March 2017

Practice growth and proprietary estoppel - Malcolm Warner, March 2017

Date: 1 Mar, 2017
This article follows a well received recent lecture on this topic and its aim is to identify how solicitors can help their clients.

Stefan Ramel & John Churchill analyse the Supreme Court's recent decision on s.127 in Akers v Samba

Date: 21 Feb, 2017
On 1 February 2017, the Supreme Court delivered its judgments in Akers & Others v Samba Financial Group [2017] UKSC 6.

Neil Levy considers ‘Security on Rental Income’

Neil Levy considers ‘Security on Rental Income’

Date: 25 Jan, 2017
This is the sixth in the series of insolvency papers which we have been launching over recent weeks.

Suzanne Staunton - Precedent H does not set the precedent for costs

Suzanne Staunton - Precedent H does not set the precedent for costs

Date: 19 Jan, 2017
Within this article, recently featured in the latest Paragon Cost Solutions newsletter, Suzanne Staunton considers - Precedent H does not set the precedent for costs.

James Hannant discusses "Going Behind Judgments in Bankruptcy Proceedings"

James Hannant discusses "Going Behind Judgments in Bankruptcy Proceedings"

Date: 12 Jan, 2017
This article by James is the fifth? in the series of insolvency papers being produced by the members of Guildhall Chambers’ insolvency team.

Christopher Brockman considers "Directors, fiduciary duty and the burden of proof"

Christopher Brockman considers "Directors, fiduciary duty and the burden of proof"

Date: 6 Jan, 2017
In the latest article Chris Brockman looks at the importance of the burden of proof in relation to breach of directors’ duties cases and how it may help office holders

Simon Passfield analyses “The Impact of Insolvency on Pension Rights”

Simon Passfield analyses “The Impact of Insolvency on Pension Rights”

Date: 19 Dec, 2016
Throughout his article, the third in a series of insolvency papers we are launching over the coming weeks, Simon considers the impact of insolvency on Pension Rights

Katie Gibb considers "Claims against Third Parties in Insolvency: Is there any room for the Part 20 Claim?"

Katie Gibb considers "Claims against Third Parties in Insolvency: Is there any room for the Part 20 Claim?"

Date: 16 Dec, 2016
Where a company sues a former director, for example, or its auditors for negligence, that defendant is entitled if it so wishes to join in a third party for the purpose of claiming a contribution or an indemnity.