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Vol 22 No 8 August/Sept 2017

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STEP: A Practical Guide to the Transfer of Trusteeships

Edited by: Richard Williams, Arabella Murphy, Toby Graham
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A new edition is due, details can be seen here:
Lightman & Moss: Law of Administrators and Receivers of Companies 6th ed isbn 9780414034082

Lightman & Moss: Law of Administrators and Receivers of Companies 5th ed

ISBN13: 9780414045361
New Edition ISBN: 9780414034082
Previous Edition ISBN: 9780421910300
Published: December 2011
Publisher: Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: Out of print

Helping you to deal with all corporate insolvency matters, and extensively accepted as an authority on the law relating to administrators and receivers.

The new 5th edition:

  • Explains clearly the principal legislation and case law shaping receivership and administration practices
  • Highlights recent developments in corporate insolvency
  • Authoritative and practical guide to the law relating to administration and receivership of companies
  • Guidance to help clarify areas of uncertainty
  • Explains the procedure for appointment of receivers and administrators
  • Deals with the continuation of trading, disposals, and reorganisation, liquidation and receivership
  • Considers the issues relating to taxation, leases, set-off and liens, pensions and employees
  • Addresses the removal, resignation, termination and discharge of directors
  • Examines the case law generated under the new insolvency rules
  • Detailed coverage of Cross-Border issues

Insolvency Law
The Company in Financial Trouble
Fixed and Floating charges
Appointment of Administrators
Appointment of Receivers Out of Court
Administrators and the Statutory Stay
Taking control
Continuation of Trading
Conveyances and Transfers
Duties and liabilities of administrators
Duties and liabilities of receivers and their appointors
Receivers and unsecured creditors
Receivers and winding-up
Retention of Title
Construction contracts
Environmental law
Distribution and vacation of office by administrators
Distribution and vacation of office by receivers
Court appointed receivership
Conflict of laws
EC Regulation on insolvency proceedings
The UNCITRAL model law.