HBJ Gateley Restructuring and Insolvency — Scotland — Technical Update
Amendments to the Insolvency (Scotland) Rules 1986 come into effect on 30 May 2014, including a number of mechanical changes of which insolvency practitioners operating in Scotland and their advisers should be aware.
The key changes effected by the Amendment Rules include the removal of references to the Bankruptcy (Scotland) Act 1985 in the 1986 Rules and replacement of those references with standalone provisions…
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