Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 205 (Oct)
Court: Chancery Division
Judge:

Hart J

Representation The bankrupt appeared in person.
  Katie Gibb (instructed by Beachcroft Wansbroughs, Bristol) for the trustee in bankruptcy.
Judgment Dates: 14 October 2002

Catchwords

Bankruptcy and individual insolvency - Bankruptcy - Statutory demand - Form of demand - Correctness of decision - Insolvency Rules 1986, r 7.55.

The Case

In respect of two appeals brought by a bankrupt in respect of the bankruptcy order made against her, the court ruled, inter alia, that the formal defects in the procedure leading to the making of the bankruptcy order were such as were capable of being waived by the court under r7.55 of the Insolvency Rules 1986.

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