Journals Higher Education



Published: 30 April 2011

750 Pages

9.7 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780199583799

Bookseller Code (07)

Transaction Avoidance in Insolvencies

Second Edition

Rebecca Parry, James Ayliffe QC, and Sharif Shivji
Hamish Anderson and William Trower QC

  • The only in-depth analysis of the laws enabling the avoidance of transactions in insolvency
  • Written by a team of expert academics and leading specialist practitioners in the field
  • Highly practical in its outlook - taking into account the various statutory provisions and common laws and the interplay between them
  • Authoritative analysis of bankruptcy law, with detailed coverage of pensions, the family home and divorce proceedings
  • Includes reference to Commonwealth cases including Australia, New Zealand and the USA

New to this Edition:

  • New material on property-related aspects and complex financial structures such as swaps and derivatives
  • Expanded author team includes leading specialist practitioners in the field
  • New coverage of case law and legislative amendments arising from the Enterprise Act 2002 and the Companies Act 2006, as well as the 2009 changes to the Insolvency Rules 1986