Journals Higher Education



Published: 25 May 2021

1024 Pages

9.7 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780198869726

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A new practitioner law publication

Applications to Wind up Companies

Fourth Edition

Derek French
Stuart Sime

  • The only book to focus on winding up companies that covers applying to have companies and similar entities wound up by the court
  • Includes points of law on procedural issues including how to deal with a particular type of application
  • Covers entities other than companies registered under the Companies Acts, such as insolvent partnerships and foreign companies
  • Gives equal coverage to petitions by creditors, contributories (shareholders) and to public interest petitions
  • Cited as an authority in judgments in England and Scotland, Ireland, Bermuda, Cayman Islands, Virgin Islands, Malaysia and Hong Kong
  • Includes Irish and Commonwealth jurisprudence

New to this Edition:

  • Coverage of the revised procedural rules in the Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016
  • Analysis of the impact on jurisdiction under Regulation (EU) 2015/848 on insolvency proceedings (recast)
  • Explanation of at least 100 new cases
  • Consideration of new provisions for housing and education administration

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