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COVID:19-Enforcement options for lenders

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HM Government’s efforts to protect business and individuals as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic and the lockdown have resulted in a confused situation where many lenders are unsure of what options remain open to them to enforce their security. This article seeks to clarify the situation and to explain… Continue reading →

COVID-19 NEWSFLASH: Ban on Forfeiture Extended

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In advance of the June quarter day,  the UK government has announced that it will be extending the ban on landlords evicting commercial tenants until 30 September 2020 as it looks to help businesses recover from the financial impact of the Coronavirus pandemic.  The new measures announced at the end… Continue reading →

COVID-19 NEWSFLASH: New Code of Practice

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The Government has now published the new code of practice, developed in conjunction with leaders from the retail, hospitality and property sectors, which is intended to reinforce and promote good practice amongst landlord and tenant relationships as they deal with the financial impact of the pandemic.   The objective of… Continue reading →

COVID-19: Skype hearings? Are you winding me up?

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  As a creditor, especially during the current Covid-19 crisis, it may be tempting to accept all and any payments from debtors. Payments that a debtor company makes to you during the period where there is a winding-up petition in place will be a void disposition, under section 127 of… Continue reading →