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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: Back to the future: No winding-up, on the basis of law not yet in force

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Short Read: Despite the law not yet being in force, the High Court has this week granted an unnamed high street retailer an injunction preventing one of its landlord creditors from presenting a winding-up petition against it on the expectation that the restrictions in the Bill will shortly be enacted…. 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 →