News and Blogs

On this page, you will find news and comment about what is happening in our areas of specialism: Director DisqualificationInsolvency and RestructuringInsolvency LitigationCommercial LitigationRegulatory Disputes, and Construction Disputes.

Our 3 most recent news stories and blogs are shown below. All older news stories and blogs are archived into the relevant specialism category.

NDP News Stories

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Construction Disputes and Winding up Petitions

Construction Disputes – A Recent Case Study. The NDP Team of construction insolvency solicitors advises clients making or defending claims who are faced with severe financial disruption due to construction disputes. The construction industry is characterised by disputes over late


Director Disqualification and Illegal Workers

6 Year Director Disqualification for Employing an Illegal Worker.  There are many responsibilities and duties of being a director, which if broken or transgressed can lead to director disqualification. This case study based upon an Insolvency Service announcement looks at


Director Disqualification for Misleading HMRC

Haulier Receives 8 1/2 Years Director Disqualification for Misleading HMRC.  The consequences of misleading HMRC can be very serious, as in this case where the Insolvency Service  and confirmed that Mr Steven Ronald Heard  (‘Mr Heard’) of Chatham, Kent provided


Case Studies

  • Commercial Litigation Specialists and BHS

    Commercial Litigation Specialists – Recovering Unpaid for Goods from the Administrator of BHS.  The commercial litigation specialists here at Neil Davies and Partners were recently instructed by a multi-national client on a cross-border dispute over £100,000 worth of goods ordered and supplied by our client to the UK high street shop chain BHS Limited (‘BHS’), that weren’t paid for following its administration. This case study details the successful action we took to resolve this issue for our client.

Testimonials

  • Successful Commercial Litigation Avoids Losses for Client

    This is a testimonial from a client based in California who instructed us on a commercial litigation matter in which his company were not being paid by the Administrators of a well known UK high street chain for goods supplied prior to the administration. We were able to negotiate a positive settlement in which the goods were released and returned for sale elsewhere, avoiding a financial loss for our client. Had we not been able to negotiate this settlement, our client would have been classified by the Administrator as an unsecured creditor, with the risk of a significant financial loss.

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