Insolvency Cases

Revenue & Customs Commissioners v Munir & Others [2015] EWHC 1366 (Ch)

Date: 13 May, 2015
The court jailed 3 company directors for 6 months where they had paid away company funds immediately after the appointment of provisional liquidators.

Wood v Lowe [2015] EWHC 2634 (Ch); [2015] BPIR 1537

Date: 11 May, 2015
Trial to determine the ownership of various chattels discovered at the home of a bankrupt following the execution of a warrant pursuant to s 365 of the Insolvency Act 1986.

Stevensdrake v Hunt [2015] EWHC 1257 (Ch); [2015] BPIR 1462

Date: 17 Mar, 2015
Whether a conditional fee agreement provided that a company liquidator was personally liable for fees due in respect of work carried out on behalf of the company.

Winnington Networks Communications Ltd v HMRC [2015] EWHC 1096 (Ch); [2015] SWTI 1628

Date: 27 Feb, 2015
Company directors failed to show that they genuinely believed that the company had a good defence to a winding-up petition.