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Vol 22 No 10 Oct/Nov 2017

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Personal Insolvency: Law and Practice 5th ed


ISBN13: 9781405750806
Previous Edition ISBN: 9781405701525
To be Published: November 2017
Publisher: LexisNexis Butterworths
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: £310.00



Schaw Miller and Bailey: Personal Insolvency - Law and Practice offers a full treatment of the law and procedure of bankruptcy and personal insolvency.

This edition takes full account of legislative changes as well as developments in the case law and has been substantially re-arranged to provide a more systematic approach. Commentary on the effect of bankruptcy on other areas of the law is included.

Now in its fifth 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.

Subjects:
Insolvency Law
Contents:
Individual insolvency regimes, bankruptcy courts and officials;
Insolvency practitioners;
Practice and procedure in insolvency proceedings;
The EC Insolvency Regulation;
The Cross-Border Insolvency Regulations 2006;

Part 2:
Voluntary arrangements and compositions outside bankruptcy;
Individual voluntary arrangements; Deeds of arrangement;

Part 3:
Bankruptcy;
Bankruptcy petitions;
Bankruptcy orders;
Effect of bankruptcy on the bankrupt's capacity;
Bankruptcy restrictions orders;
Discharge from bankruptcy;
Trustee in bankruptcy;
The bankrupt's estate;
The bankrupt's home;
Protection of the bankrupt's estate;
Investigation of the bankrupt's affairs;
Administration of the estate;
Effect of bankruptcy on litigation and arbitration;
Adjustment of prior transactions; Transactions defrauding creditors;
Proof of debts; Distribution of bankrupt's estate;
Bankruptcy offences;

Part 4:
Administration orders and other debt management arrangements;
Administration orders;
New debt management arrangements