Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 34 (Jul)
Neutral Citation: [2002] EWCA Civ 931
Court: Court of Appeal, Civil Division
Judge:

Thorpe, Rix and Arden LJJ

Representation Timothy Carlisle (instructed by Lucas & Co, Cardiff) for the wife.
  Lloyd Tamlyn (instructed by the Bar Pro Bono Unit) for the husband.
Judgment Dates: 3 July 2002

Catchwords

Bankruptcy - Proof - What debts provable - Petition debt based on sums due under maintenance order made in Hong Kong - Order providing for both periodic maintenance and lump sum payment - Whether sums due under order provable for purposes of bankruptcy petition - s 21 - Insolvency Rules 1986, r 12(2), (3).

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