CASE LAW UPDATE: Bankruptcy

SHOULD A BANKRUPTCY ORDER BE MADE WHERE THE DEBT IS BELOW THE STATUTORY LIMIT OF £5,000.00 AT THE TIME OF THE HEARING OF THE PETITION ACUMENDIA LIMITED V. JENIRAJ KALAICHANDRAN [2018] This is a decision of a first instance District Judge in the County Court at Central London where the debtor did not attend.  It [...]

By |2019-02-06T17:15:20+01:00February 6th, 2019|Dispute Resolution, Firm news, Latest|Comments Off on CASE LAW UPDATE: Bankruptcy

ENFORCING AN ORDER FOR PAYMENT OF MONEY

The obtaining of a money judgment from the Courts against a debtor can often be a long and drawn out process. However, once a judgment debt has been obtained against a debtor, this does not guarantee that the debtor will settle the debt ordered by the Court. Thankfully there are various methods available to a [...]

By |2018-10-12T15:04:34+01:00October 12th, 2018|Dispute Resolution, Latest, News/Blog|Comments Off on ENFORCING AN ORDER FOR PAYMENT OF MONEY

New Pre-Action Protocol for Debt Claims

The Pre-Action Protocol for Debt Claims produced by the Right Honourable Sir Terence Etherton Master of the Rolls as Head of Civil Justice, came into force on 1 October 2017. The protocol aims to “encourage early engagement and communication” between the creditor and the debtor. Its implementation is intended to enable parties to resolve their [...]

By |2018-08-24T14:37:13+01:00November 10th, 2017|Dispute Resolution, Latest, News/Blog|Comments Off on New Pre-Action Protocol for Debt Claims