IMPORTANT UPDATE: COVID-19

 Hilary Garnett
  September 30, 2020
On 21 May 2020 we reported on the provisions of the Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020 that were aimed at assisting struggling businesses during the Coronavirus pandemic.
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 Richard Dean
  August 17, 2020
Suppliers need to diligently monitor their customers, and their contracts with them, for signs of looming insolvency, so the supplier can act before they lose the right to do so under the Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020, which, includes, taking away suppliers’ rights in commercial contracts to terminate a contract for non-payment if a customer is insolvent.
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 Hilary Garnett
  May 21, 2020
In our blog of 24 April we reported on the Government’s press release announcing measures to protect companies and commercial tenants from aggressive rent collection by their landlords during the Coronavirus pandemic.
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 Hilary Garnett
  February 4, 2020
In his post last year – Stephen Newman of Ramsdens’ Corporate department advised company directors on their duties, as set out in sections 171 to 177 of the Companies Act 2006
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  September 22, 2015
The Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act 2015 received Royal Assent in March 2015 and has brought in new measures to provide a greater deterrent to company directors acting improperly.
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  May 12, 2015
The Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act 2015 received Royal Assent on 26 March 2015. The changes it introduces will come into force over in dribs and drabs over the next few months and years.
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  January 21, 2015
With the Legal Aid Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act (LASPO) 2012 deadline of 31 March 2015 looming, ATE Insurance Underwriters are busy dealing with requests for insurance from Insolvency Practitioners before the exemption for Insolvency proceedings finishes.
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