Schaw Miller and Bailey: Personal Insolvency: Law and Practice (4th Revised edition)

Schaw Miller and Bailey: Personal Insolvency: Law and Practice (4th Revised edition)

By: Christopher Berry (author), Edward Bailey (author), Stephen Schaw Miller (author)Hardback

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Schaw Miller and Bailey: Personal Insolvency - Law and Practice offers a full treatment of the law and procedure of bankruptcy and personal insolvency. Systematic in approach, this edition is fully up-to-date with the programme of insolvency modernisation methods including the latest Insolvency Legislative Reform Orders, Insolvency Amendment Rules and Debt Relief Orders as well as developments in the case law. The fourth edition includes: * New chapter on CVAs * Updated pensions chapter * Updated scheme of arrangements chapter following important case law developments * New section on leverage finance restructurings * Updated section on exits * Important changes to valuation analysed following IMO case Now in its fourth edition, this popular title continues to offer authoritative and practical guidance, including forms and precedents, on everything lawyers or insolvency practitioners practising in the field are likely to need in their day-to-day work.

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PART I: INSTITUTIONS; 1. Insolvency courts and officials; 2. Insolvency practitioners; 3. Practice and procedure in insolvency proceedings; 4. The European Insolvency Regulation; 5. The Cross-Border Insolvency Regulations 2006; PART II: VOLUNTARY ARRANGEMENTS AND COMPOSITIONS OUTSIDE BANKRUPTCY; 6. IVAs; 7. Deeds of arrangement; PART III: BANKRUPTCY; Initiating bankruptcy; 8. Bankruptcy petitions; 9. Bankruptcy orders; The bankrupt; 10. Effect of bankruptcy on the bankrupt's status; 11. Bankruptcy restrictions; 12. Discharge from bankruptcy; The trustee; 13. The trustee in bankruptcy; The estate; 14. The bankrupt's estate; 15. The family home; 16. Protecting the estate; 17. Investigating the bankrupt's affairs; 18. Administering of the estate; 19. Effect of bankruptcy on litigation and arbitration; 20. Avoiding prior transactions; 21. Transactions defrauding creditors; Proof and distribution; 22. Proof of debts; 23. Distributing the estate; Offences; 24. Bankruptcy offences; Special regimes; 25. Partnerships; 26. Deceased persons; Miscellaneous; 27. Solicitors acting in bankruptcy matters; 28. Third parties' rights against insurers; PART IV: ADMINISTRATION ORDERS UNDER THE COUNTY COURTS ACT 1984; 29. Administration orders; 30. New debt management arrangements; APPENDICES - Appendix 1: Insolvency Practice Direction (as pertaining to individual insolvency) (selected extracts); Appendix 2: Selected statutory definitions (text of IA 1986, ss 380-385 and ss 435-436A); Appendix 3: Selected statutory forms; Appendix 4: Selected precedents

Product Details

  • publication date: 25/03/2008
  • ISBN13: 9781405701525
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 1319
  • ID: 9781405701525
  • weight: 1030
  • ISBN10: 1405701528
  • edition: 4th Revised edition

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