Insolvency and Restructuring Analysis
It is now two years since the collapse of mammoth firm Dewey & LeBoeuf. But the next chapter in the story of its dramatic spiral into crisis is about to emerge in lurid technicolour following a High Court trial last week.
Restructuring firms anticipate a boom when UK interest rates get jacked up and from mandates coming from Asia
The Lawyer’s Restructuring Team of the Year shortlisted firms pulled a diverse range of companies – and even a country – back from the brink last year
Will it be third time lucky at Sullivans?
Last year’s punishing economic conditions pushed many companies into administration. We take a look at the big UK cases
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On 30 May 2014, the Insolvency (Scotland) Amendment Rules 2014 came into force altering the rules that regulate administrations, liquidations and receiverships in Scotland.
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Insolvency and Restructuring News
Three brothers who ran one of Gibraltar’s largest law firms were jailed last week for fraud, four years after their firm, Marrache & Co, was put into liquidation.
Speechly Bircham’s head of intellectual property (IP) Alexander Carter-Silk has quit for Brown Rudnick, while its corporate recovery chief Christopher Harlowe has resigned for offshore firm Mourant Ozannes.
Nabarro’s French best friend August & Debouzy has abandoned its European alliance, leaving the firm on the hunt for a new Paris partner.
Insolvency and Restructuring Opinion
Yes, beware German liquidators, but also be aware of the range of their rights and responsibilities
German courts are coming down on the side of liquidators when interpreting the Insolvency Act
As banks worldwide were hit by the global financial crisis, they were increasingly supported through emergency measures launched by governments.