Insolvency Law

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Our insolvency law list includes the leading titles Corporate Administrations and Rescue Procedures, Cross Border Insolvency, The Law Relating to Receivers, Managers and Administrators, Corporate Insolvency: Employment and Pension Rights and Insolvency and Restructuring Manual.

In addition, all our insolvency law titles are available as part of our Insolvency Law online service.

Recently Published and Soon to Publish Titles

The third edition of Insolvency and Restructuring Manual is a key resource for experienced practitioners, alongside offering junior professionals, company directors and company secretaries a valuable introduction to the subject. The book outlines the main formal processes involved in the world of corporate insolvency and restructuring such as liquidation, administration, receivership, company voluntary arrangements and schemes of arrangement.

Established as the most comprehensive work available for insolvency lawyers and practitioners, the new fifth edition of The Law Relating to Receivers, Managers and Administrators, due to publish in 2019, is fully updated in line with the Insolvency Rules 2016. Regularly cited in court, the book has a strong international dimension.

Written by leading practitioners in the field, our insolvency law titles provide valuable advice and guidance. Be sure to browse our most recent and soon to publish titles available below…

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Insolvency Law Books

The Law Relating to Receivers, Managers and Administrators

Picarda’s Law Relating to Receivers, Managers and Administrators is widely acclaimed as the standard text for legal practitioners working in insolvency. The fourth edition has been thoroughly revised to take account of sweeping changes introduced by the Enterprise Act 2002, including a new code relating to administration and the abolition of receivership appointments. Read more

Corporate Administrations and Rescue Procedures

Written by authors from South Square, consistently ranked in legal directories as the top set for insolvency and restructuring, Corporate Administrations and Rescue Procedures is an authoritative and leading work dealing specifically with corporate administration and CVAs in the context of business recovery and rescue. Taking a logical, practical approach to the subject area the third edition has been fully revised and updated and includes: – the new Insolvency Rules... Read more

Buying and Selling Insolvent Companies and Businesses

Buying and Selling Insolvent Companies and Businesses is a practical legal guide to the sale and purchase of insolvent companies and businesses. It aims to be a comprehensive guide to its readers, being useful to insolvency practitioners and other professionals involved in insolvency, including lawyers, accountants, company directors and company secretaries. It is also of use to potential investors and their advisers as well as being of interest to students... Read more

Cross-Border Insolvency

Cross-Border Insolvency, fourth edition provides a comprehensive and up to date consideration of the topic of cross-border insolvency. Written in a clear and accessible manner it guides the user seamlessly through this complex area of law. The coverage of the book is divided into two parts. The first part describes the key cross-border insolvency regimes including the EC Insolvency Regulation, the UNCITRAL Model Law on Cross-Border Insolvency, section 426 of... Read more

Spencer Bower: Reliance-Based Estoppel

Spencer Bower: Reliance-Based Estoppel, previously titled Estoppel by Representation, is the highly regarded and long established textbook on the doctrines of reliance-based estoppel, by which a party is prevented from changing his position if he has induced another to rely on it such that the other will suffer by that change. Since the fourth edition in 2003 the House of Lords has decided two proprietary estoppel cases, Cobbe v Yeoman’s... Read more

Corporate Insolvency: Employment Rights

Corporate Insolvency: Employment Rights is the only book of its kind to successfully bridge the gap between the two distinct disciplines of employment and corporate insolvency law by drawing out the legal principles applicable where the different legal regimes interact. How this book can help you in your work Providing in-depth analysis and drawing together legislation, case law, analysis and comment Corporate Insolvency: Employment Rights focuses on the application of... Read more

Corporate Insolvency: Pension Rights

Corporate Insolvency: Pension Rights is the only book of its kind to successfully bridge the gap between the two distinct disciplines of pensions law and corporate insolvency law by drawing out the legal principles applicable where the different legal regimes interact. Providing in-depth analysis and drawing together legislation, case law, analysis and comment Corporate Insolvency: Pension Rights focuses on the application of the rules relating to corporate insolvency and how... Read more

Corporate Insolvency: Employment and Pension Rights

Corporate Insolvency: Employment and Pension Rights is the only book of its kind to successfully bridge the gap between the three distinct disciplines of pensions, employment and corporate insolvency law by drawing out the legal principles applicable where the different legal regimes interact. How this book can help you in your work Through a mix of legislation, case law, analysis and comment, this well-regarded text will give you all the... Read more

The Law Relating to Receivers, Managers and Administrators

The Law Relating to Receivers, Managers and Administrators is a must-have title for every insolvency lawyer and practitioner. Hailed as the most thorough work available in the area, it is an intensely practical work and is still cited in court. It has a strong international dimension, particularly with reference to judicial decisions in Australia and Asia, which often offer insight into the difficult issues in insolvency and have an influence... Read more

Commercial Leases and Insolvency

Commercial Leases and Insolvency is accepted as the best source of reference for practitioners advising the parties when a tenant of a commercial property becomes insolvent. It examines a complex range of legal issues covering both the insolvency rules and property law. It also provides an overview of the various procedures available under the insolvency regime and the different contexts within which a lease may operate helping commercial landlords and... Read more

Insolvency and Restructuring Manual

Insolvency and Restructuring Manual examines the main formal processes involved in the world of corporate insolvency and restructuring such as liquidation, administration, receivership, company voluntary arrangements and schemes of arrangement. Distinctly practical in style Insolvency and Restructuring Manual utilises bullet pointed and highlighted text, flowcharts, tables and other schematics to explain and compare the main procedures and remedies available in this complex area of law. The book begins by dealing... Read more

Partnership Law

Partnership Law, 6th edition provides up to date answers to all questions which can arise on the formation, operation and dissolution of such partnerships and which can arise in disputes between parties, ex-partners and outsiders. Fully revised and updated this new edition will include coverage of: – The introduction of the Private Fund Limited Partnership (PFLP) in 2017 – Application of discrimination law in the context of partnerships/LLPs: Seldon v... Read more