Insolvency Seminar at the M-Shed – 21st June 2022


21st June 2022
8:30am - 5pm

Chaired by Chief Insolvency and Companies Court Judge Briggs, and providing a combination of high level technical and practical content aimed at both solicitors and insolvency practitioners, this full day seminar will include a keynote address by the Honourable Mr Justice Zacaroli, an update from Paul Bannister (Head of Policy in the Insolvency Service) and a series of talks from members of Chambers and guest speakers on a range of key topics, including:

  • Claims for breach of the Quincecare duty of care
  • Smart contracts and void dispositions under ss.127 and 284 of the Insolvency Act1986
  • Dealing with trust assets in insolvent estates including consideration of the CASS rules, the Payment Services Regulations 2017, Berkely Applegate orders and Re Benjamin Orders
  • Breach of directors’ duties including analysis of the long-awaited decision of the Supreme Court in BTI 2014 LLC v Sequana S.A.
  • Cross-border insolvency in a post-Brexit world including recognition and enforcement in foreign jurisdictions
  • Insolvency practitioners: duties & liability including consideration of professional negligence claims and the duties of monitors
  • Personal insolvency case update
  • Refreshments will be provided throughout the day, including drinks and canapes at the end of the seminar

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