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Monthly Archives: April 2013

Registration Of Security Interests By Companies And LLPs

Relevant to: Lenders and all UK registered companies Summary: A new registration regime for security interests created by companies and limited liability partnerships registered in England and Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland came into force on 6th April 2013. This regime is implemented by the Companies Act 2006 (Amendment of Part 25) Regulations 2013 (SI […]

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Freight Forwarder’s Contrctual Lien Versus The Administration Moratorium

Partner Richard Baines’ article in the March issue of “The In-House Lawyer” discusses the case of Re La Senza Ltd (in administration) on general contractual liens which provides useful confirmation of the rights of holders of a contractual general lien over goods. Logistics services providers and other suppliers need to have an effective contingency plan […]

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Dismissal By Administrator Before Sales Of Business “Unfair”

In the case of Kavanagh and others v Crystal Palace FC (2000) Ltd and others UKEAT/0354/12 the Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) ruled that the Employment Tribunal had erred in law when it decided that a dismissal carried out by an administrator before the sale of an insolvent business was for an economic, technical or organisational […]

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