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Seminar 6 IntermediateInformation
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SRA Competency B


This new full day course will provide you with structured tips and worked-through examples of how to prepare an application and evidence both generally and in common situations in the personal and corporate insolvency arena; including contested possession and sale applications, misfeasance and wrongful trading applications, and transaction avoidance claims.

It will discuss in particular recent case law developments including Wood v Watkin [2019] on disclosure, Re Guardian Care Homes (West) Ltd [2018] on the thorny question of what can be included in witness statements and Lygoe v Hunt [2019] on alleging dishonesty.

The course is aimed at both insolvency practitioners and solicitors.

What You Will Learn

This course will cover the following:

  • A reminder of the relevant rules and case law
  • Case analysis and preparation
  • The application notice and witness statement in support
  • Documents, disclosure and exhibits
  • Dealing with dishonesty
  • Evidencing mental elements
  • Evidence in reply
  • Developing the case and adding new causes of action
  • The practicalities and pitfalls
  • Detailed case study and discussion

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