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Vol 21 No 9 Sept/Oct 2016

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Goode on Commercial Law

Edited by: Ewan McKendrick
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The Law of Company Insolvency 2nd ed

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ISBN13: 9780414036987
Previous Edition ISBN: 9781858005119
Published: December 2015
Publisher: Round Hall Press
Country of Publication: Ireland
Format: Hardback
Price: £236.00

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It is an up to date and comprehensive account of all aspect of present Company Insolvency Law, taking full account of the charges made by the Companies Act, 2014. It provides invaluable guidance to all parties concerned with businesses in financial difficulties, be they modestly-sized enterprises, mega-corporations or indeed banks and insurers. It is a thorough statement of the law regarding company insolvency and related aspects of receiverships, examinerships and the winding up/liquidation of companies.

Key features

  • Comprehensive and up-to-date account of the entire corporate insolvency regime including the complex priorities and preferences among competing creditors
  • Focuses on examinerships, receivers, liquidations and the position of secured creditors
  • An easy-to-understand reference that provides you with invaluable analysis and interpretation
New to this edition

In addition to incorporating the new legislative regime under the 2014 Companies Act and the case law reported since 2008, it also now includes:

  • A lengthy chapter on the principal aspects of corporate secured credit (Debentures and Securities), including an over-view of asset-based security and trusts as a quasi-security device
  • A substantially re-cast chapter on aspects of security and insolvency in the financial services sector
  • Additional coverage of international insolvency issues not caught by Council Regulation 1346/2000.
  • Considers reported leading cases in the U.K. on comparable questions, e.g. Belmount/BNY (2011), BNY/Eurosail (2013) and Nortel (2013), the more recent cases involving aspects of the Lehman Bros: e.g. Lehman (No. 6) (2013) and Icelandic Banks? collapse e.g. Landesbanki (2013) and the burgeoning cases on the E.U. Insolvency Regulation

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Irish Law
Creditors' Remedies
Debentures and Charges
Compromise and Reorganisations
Receiverships: Appointment and Effects
Receivers' Powers and Duties
Commencing Insolvent Liquidations
Effects of Liquidations
Liquidators, their Powers and Duties
Avoiding Transactions
Imposing Liability
Paying Off Debts and Claims
Termination and Aftermath of Winding Up
Priorities and Preferences Among Creditors
Employment and Insolvency
The Financial Sector
European and International Aspects