Bailey & Groves: Corporate Insolvency - Law & Practice

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Bailey and Groves: Corporate Insolvency Law and Practice
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Fifth Edition. Up to date to 1 September 2017

Bailey and Groves: Corporate Insolvency - Law and Practice is a leading commentary on the substantive law of corporate insolvency and offers practical guidance on the various procedures arising in this important field.
Written by recognised experts in the field, it is a user-friendly text covering all aspects of corporate insolvency in one volume and is accessible to both legal and accountancy practitioners.
The new edition includes:
* Updated content to incorporate the new Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016, implemented in April 2017
* New relevant provisions of legislation since the last edition including the Small Business Enterprise Act 2015, Deregulation Act 2015, and the Third Parties (Right against Insurers) Act 2010 (finally brought into force on 1 August 2016)
* Coverage of amendments to the Company Directors Disqualification Act 1986 by the Deregulation Act 2015 and the Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act 2015
* Implementation of the Recast EU Regulation on Insolvency Proceedings 2015
In addition to recent statutory changes, important decisions on the interpretation and implementation of the statutory framework for insolvency are covered, including:
Re Rococo Developments Ltd [2016] EWCA Civ 660
Green v Wright [2017] EWCA Civ 111
Akers v Samba Financial Group [2017] UKSC 6
Express Electrical Distributors Limited v Beavis [2016] EWCA Civ 765
Sands v Layne [2016] EWCA Civ 1159
Stichting Shell Pensioenfunds v Krys [2014] UKPC 41
Pricewaterhousecooper v Saad Investment Co Ltd [2014] UKPC 35
Re Lehman Brothers International (Europe); the "Waterfall Cases" including the Supreme Court decision


Edward Bailey  Editorial team member
Hugo Groves  Editorial team member