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Personal Insolvency: A Practical Guide (4th Revised edition)

Our Price: £195.00 
Author(s): Grier, Ian S.; Floyd, Richard E.; Niekirk, Malcolm; Knight, Simon; Brumby, Frank;
Classification(s): Bankruptcy & insolvency;
ISBN-13: 9780414022690
ISBN-10: 0414022696
Publication Date: 25 Sep 2012
Imprint: Sweet & Maxwell
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Publisher: Sweet & Maxwell Ltd
Publication Country: United Kingdom
Binding: Hardback
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The new 4th edition:

  • Explains the legal framework of personal insolvency, dealing with bankruptcy, individual voluntary arrangements (IVAs) and other procedures
  • Looks at different types of personal insolvency
  • Considers the roles of the official receiver and the trustee
  • Covers issues relating to insolvent partnerships
  • Examines realisation of assets, from business assets and the matrimonial home to exempt asses and pensions
  • Deals with creditors’ claims, bankruptcy costs and protection of creditors
  • Reviews the position of the bankrupt, including disabilities, offences and discharge
  • Takes into account death and the insolvent estate
  • Goes through closing procedures, releases from office and costs
  • Includes coverage of Scotland, Northern Ireland, the Republic of Ireland and Channel Islands
  • Sets out a selection of forms and precedents
  • Reproduces key parts of legislation
  • Fully updated to reflect amendments by the Insolvency (Amendment) Rules 2012
  • There will be new chapters dealing with such matters such as:
    • Cross-border insolvency;
    • New rules in relation to discharge from bankruptcy and Bankruptcy Restriction Orders and Undertakings;
    • Regulatory aspects for insolvency practitioners and solicitors;
  • Detailed coverage of the Enterprise Act 2002 and the changes from the new Insolvency Rules as applicable to personal insolvency
  • Offers detailed explanation of the legal framework of personal insolvency, dealing with bankruptcy, individual voluntary arrangements and other procedures
  • Contains a number of precedents relating to personal insolvency law
  • Includesexpert commentary across all variations of personal insolvency including realisation of assets, creditors’ claims
  • Contains references to the Statements of Insolvency Practice (SIP) precedents and practice directions
  • Updated to include the latest amendments to the Insolvency Act 1986 and;
    • the Insolvency (Amendment) Rules 2012
    • the Enterprise Act 2002
    • the EC Regulation on Insolvency Proceedings, and the Cross-border Insolvency Regulations and the UNCITRAL Model Law

  • Types of Personal Insolvency
  • The Bankruptcy Petition
  • The Bankruptcy Order
  • The Official Receiver
  • Licencing and Regulation
  • The Trustee
  • The Bankrupt
  • Realisation of Assets
  • Creditors’
    Claims and Bankruptcy Costs
  • Protection of Creditors
  • Voluntary Arrangements
  • Death and the Insolvent Estate
  • Insolvent Partnerships
  • Closing Procedures, Release and Costs
  • Cross Border Problems
  • Scotland
  • Northern Ireland
  • Republic of Ireland
  • Jersey
  • Guernsey



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