Insolvency Reforms Announced

In the wake of the liquidation of Carillion, the administration of House of Fraser and a number of high profile CVAs, the Government has announced a number of proposed reforms to the current corporate insolvency and corporate governance frameworks which contain the most significant changes since the 2002 Enterprise Act.
The aim of the reforms is to ensure that companies are given every possible opportunity to be restructured while also ensuring that, where a company is not viable, those in

‘Bankruptcy Tourism’ – The End?

News has begun to surface in recent days that the Bankruptcy term in the Republic of Ireland (ROI) may be reduced from three years to one year, to bring Irish...