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CVAs: Necessary tools for business rescue

Corporate Insolvency
CVAs: Necessary tools for business rescue

21 January 2021

Once more, Company Voluntary Arrangements (CVAs) are in the spotlight, with several high-profile cases currently in the news. Taking some recent critical comments about the CVA process at face value might lead a layperson to assume that this business rescue tool is critically flawed. While there is room for improvement, it is important to consider this issue with the full picture in view, as we set out below.

Transfer of ownership in insolvency: Law Commission consultation on consumers’ rights

Corporate Insolvency
Transfer of ownership in insolvency: Law Commission consultation on consumers’ rights

13 January 2021

New draft legislation from the Law Commission on the transferral of ownership rights could add significant extra costs onto creditors in insolvencies, if implemented... 

Know your options: R3’s new resource about debt solutions

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Know your options: R3’s new resource about debt solutions

18 December 2020

“Dealing with money worries – a guide to your options” is a new resource from R3, and sets out the statutory amd non-statutory options for dealing with debt, for anyone worried about their financial situation.

R3’s 30th anniversary: Recollections from Ian Bond, first President

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R3’s 30th anniversary: Recollections from Ian Bond, first President

08 December 2020

To mark the 30th anniversary of R3, we spoke to the organisation's first President, Ian Bond, for his recollections of the early years of the Society of Insolvency Practitioners, as it was then known...

R3’s Press, Policy and Public Affairs update, November 2020

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R3’s Press, Policy and Public Affairs update, November 2020

04 December 2020

An update on the work of R3's Press, Policy and Public Affairs team in November 2020...

Bad news for businesses: Crown Preference is back

Corporate Insolvency
Bad news for businesses: Crown Preference is back

01 December 2020

Crown Preference is once more the law of the land, as of 1 December 2020. Our post looks at the potential negative consequences for business rescue...

Pre-pack reforms: R3’s response to the latest Government proposals

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Pre-pack reforms: R3’s response to the latest Government proposals

24 November 2020

The Government's recent pre-pack reforms could help to improve confidence in pre-packs, but there are two key issues with the draft regulations which risk undermining this. A summary of our response to the reforms can be read here.

R3’s Press, Policy and Public Affairs update, October 2020

Corporate Insolvency
R3’s Press, Policy and Public Affairs update, October 2020

06 November 2020

From pre-packs to late payment, there was a lot on the agenda for R3's Press, Policy and Public Affairs team in October...

R3’s Press, Policy and Public Affairs update, September 2020

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R3’s Press, Policy and Public Affairs update, September 2020

08 October 2020

A post summing up the activities of R3's Press, Policy and Public Affairs team over the past few weeks... 

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