An Introduction to Property Possession & Sale Proceedings in Bankruptcy
This new live broadcast session will cover the different stages of dealing with an application for possession and sale of a property in which the bankrupt has an interest, covering common pitfalls along the way to prevent the proceedings becoming de-railed once litigation is on foot.
You will learn about the best ways of dealing with occupiers and how to avoid common issues in both the type of notices to serve and how to serve them.
What You Will Learn
This live and interactive session will cover the following:
- Main principles in bringing an application for possession and sale under the Insolvency Act 1986 including:
- The key principles relating to solely owned properties
- The key principles relating to jointly owned properties
- The key principles relating to properties where the bankrupt is not on the legal title
- Dealing with occupiers including:
- Service of property notices in an insolvency context
- The type of proceedings to bring against occupiers
- Common issues arising where the property is the bankrupt’s home
- A brief look at common issues where the individual insolvency proceedings are located in another jurisdiction but the property is in England or Wales
- Drafting effective witness statements for insolvency proceedings in light of Hellard v Graiseley Investments Limited
- How to deal with capacity issues arising during the proceedings
Recording of live sessions: Soon after the Learn Live session has taken place you will be able to go back and access the recording - should you wish to revisit the material discussed.
9:30am - 12:00pm
1:30pm - 4:00pm