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Legislative update: The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill and the Finance Bill

Corporate Insolvency
Legislative update: The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill and the Finance Bill

22 June 2020

Two key Bills are currently approaching the end of their legislative journey: the Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill, and the Finance Bill.

Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill: Second reading in House of Lords

Corporate Insolvency
Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill: Second reading in House of Lords

10 June 2020

Following on from last week’s debate in the House of Commons, where it passed through all its stages in the lower chamber in one day, the Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill had its second reading in the House of Lords on 10 June. Read more... 

PPP update: May 2020

Corporate Insolvency
PPP update: May 2020

05 June 2020

The second full month of the lockdown saw the Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill introduced to Parliament, the first monthly publication of the corporate and personal insolvency statistics, and continued media interest in the profession, its processes and how it has responded to the pandemic.

The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill: House of Commons debate

Corporate Insolvency
The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill: House of Commons debate

04 June 2020

The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill had all of its House of Commons stages on 3 June. Read more on the debate in Parliament here... 

The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill: measures and background

Corporate Insolvency
The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill: measures and background

03 June 2020

On 20 May, the Government published its Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill. Once this Bill has become law, it will introduce the biggest reforms to the UK’s insolvency framework for almost twenty years, as well as a series of temporary changes to the corporate governance requirements for companies and other entities...

PPP update – April 2020

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PPP update – April 2020

19 May 2020

The first full calendar month operating under lockdown has been a busy one for R3’s Press, Policy and Public Affairs team, as we adjusted to new patterns of working, handled a variety of media enquiries, and engaged with politicians on issues of interest to the profession.

 

Finance Bill: Concern around insolvency proposal impact

Corporate Insolvency
Finance Bill: Concern around insolvency proposal impact

07 May 2020

Find out more about the Finance Bill 2019-21, which contains two policies which could damage business lending and impede business rescue...

COVID-19/Coronavirus: Practical issues for insolvency and restructuring professionals

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COVID-19/Coronavirus: Practical issues for insolvency and restructuring professionals

01 May 2020

From signing documents to holding creditors' meetings, to the difficulty in obtaining reliable asset valuations, there are many practical issues which insolvency and restructuring professionals are encountering due to the COVID-19 pandemic...

Suspending wrongful trading: The wrong move

Corporate Insolvency
Suspending wrongful trading: The wrong move

09 April 2020

A post setting out the concerns that R3 has over the Government's decision to suspend wrongful trading provisions... 

COVID-19/Coronavirus: The Government’s corporate insolvency framework reforms

Corporate Insolvency
COVID-19/Coronavirus: The Government’s corporate insolvency framework reforms

02 April 2020

The Government has announced changes to corporate insolvency law to support businesses through the economic impact of COVID-19. This post sets out R3's views on the new tools for the profession...

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