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Cross Class Cramdown: First thoughts or last word?
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Further to sanction of the DeepOcean restructuring plans on 13 January 2021, on 28 January 2021 Mr Justice Trower (Trower, J) handed down his judgment setting out why – for the first...

Media Mention

Germany’s new StaRUG is good - but slightly less good, due to last minute changes Global Turnaround

It is striking how Europe’s insolvency and restructuring innovations are aimed at taking English prototypes as a role model and improving them even as the UK exits the EU, potentially ...

Published Works

Fiduciary duties for directors of distressed, insolvent, and bankrupt companies Bloomberg Law

Given the ongoing effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, many industries are bracing for an increase in bankruptcy filings and distressed M&A activity. It is important for directors to...

Insights

Restructuring under plan proceedings in Germany: The restructuring plan and the insolvency plan
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The huge economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic has long since been felt across numerous areas of the German economy. For many industries, the business climate has deteriorated massively. ...

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Managing misconceptions: Hong Kong court issues dual warnings over cross-border insolvency
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In a pair of significant judgments issued on the same day, Re China Huiyuan Juice Group Ltd. [2020] HKCFI 2940 and FDG Electric Vehicles Ltd. [2020] HKCFI 2931, the Honorable Mr. Justice...

Analysis

Uncharted waters: Court implements cross-class cram down in sanctioning DeepOcean restructuring plan
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The High Court has, for the first time, used the cross-class cram down mechanism when sanctioning a restructuring plan proposed under Part 26A Companies Act 2006.

News

Important changes to DAC6 regime in the UK: impact on bank lending transactions
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The UK has made important changes to its implementation of the EU Mandatory Tax Disclosure Rules known as DAC6. The changes, which significantly reduce the scope of the rules in the UK, are ...

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Compromising debts in the COVID-19 era
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The social and economic consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic continue to create shock waves throughout the world. When implementing emergency measures to address the pandemic, many...

News

New German restructuring law finally comes into force

As reported earlier, a new corporate restructuring law will be enacted in Germany. The new law's centerpiece will be the so-called stabilization and restructuring framework ("SRF&qu...

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