News and Blogs
On this page, you will find news and comment about what is happening in our areas of specialism: Director Disqualification, Insolvency and Restructuring, Insolvency Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Regulatory Disputes, and Construction Disputes.
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This article looks at a case where an already disqualified director received a further 10 year period of director disqualification and a 3 ½ year prison sentence for breaching the original disqualification. He also received the first ever Serious Crime Prevention Order.
This article comments on a 6 year director disqualification period received by a director who cleaned out her company’s bank account, even though she knew the company was insolvent, in an attempt to avoid paying the company’s creditors. It also reminds directors of their duties to creditors if their company becomes insolvent.
The introduction of the Alcohol Wholesaler Registration Scheme means that Alcohol Wholesalers now need to be Registered. This article looks at the Regulatory Problems that the scheme is likely to cause and looks at how Alcohol Wholesalers should deal with HMRC.