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This book is now Out of Print.
A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
Goode on Principles of Corporate Insolvency Law 5th ed isbn 9780414034488

Principles of Corporate Insolvency Law 4th ed

ISBN13: 9780421966109
New Edition ISBN: 9780414034488
Previous Edition ISBN: 042190450X
Published: May 2011
Publisher: Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: Out of print
Paperback edition out of print, ISBN13 9780414047877

Principles of Corporate Insolvency Law provides a clear and concise treatment of the general principles underpinning corporate insolvency law. It was the first textbook to set down the conceptual framework of English corporate insolvency law, and as such is now regularly cited in Court and throughout the field.

  • Helps practitioners understand the complex principles on which disputes frequently turn;
  • Combines academic rigour with a keen focus on problems of interest to practising lawyers;
  • Highlights problem areas in legislation, case law and practice – and suggests theoretical and practical solutions;
  • Examines the many recent developments in insolvency legislation and case law;
  • Includes expanded analysis of administration to take into account the ongoing effect of the Enterprise Act;
  • Contains enhanced treatment of costs, with a particular focus on recent litigation in this area;
  • Discusses developments in international insolvency law as they affect proceedings in the UK, including many important cross-border insolvency decisions;
This is Professor Goode's final legal text. (He has promised his wife)

Insolvency Law
The History and Framework of Corporate Insolvency Law
The Foundations of Corporate Insolvency Law
The Principles of Corporate Insolvency Law
The Concept of Corporate Insolvency Law
The Winding-Up Process: An Outline
Winding-Up: Assets Available for Distribution
The Anti-Deprivation Rule
The Proof, Valuation and Ranking of Claims in Winding-Up
Set-Off and Netting
Administrative Receivership
Restructurings and Arrangements
The Avoidance of Transaction on Winding-Up or Administration
Improper Trading and Duties and Liabilities and Directors
The European Insolvency Regime;
International Insolvency
Council Regulation 1346/2000 on insolvency proceedings
EC Regulation 210/2010 amending the Insolvency Regulation
Cross Border Insolvency Regulations 2006 implementing the UNCITRAL Model Law
UK Insolvency Act 1986 section 426
UK Insolvency Act 2000 Section 14
Virgos-Schmit Report on the EU Insolvency Convention;