Tags: Coronavirus

How are family court hearings going ahead during the coronavirus pandemic?

October 20, 2020

In response to the global health pandemic and since the government placed us into a national lockdown in March 2020, court hearings have taken place remotely in most circumstances, either by telephone or video conference call. At the discretion of the court and in particular, the judge who will hear the case, some hearings have continued to take place in person.

Employment Alert – Chancellor unveils new Jobs Support Scheme

September 28, 2020

Recovery of Outstanding Commercial Rents during Covid-19

September 23, 2020

Linden Talbot looks at recent changes to measures implemented by the government to protect commercial tenants.

Employment Alert – Workplace Coronavirus Guidance Updates

September 17, 2020

Workplace Coronavirus Guidance Updates

School closures: Should parent employees continue to be paid?

September 10, 2020

There have been a string of school closures since they reopened at the beginning of this month. This has resulted in many children having to remain home and self-isolate, but what does this mean for parent employees who have to remain home to look after them?

COVID-19 – An updated message from Trethowans’ Managing Partner Chris Whiteley

August 11, 2020

We are living in unprecedented and uncertain times which are affecting our lives and businesses like never before. The health and wellbeing of our people, clients and contacts is our focus and priority.

Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill: Impact of COVID-19 on supply chains

July 29, 2020

The new Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill introduces an unprecedented level of protection to insolvent companies in supply chains. Suppliers will now be obliged to continue providing goods and services despite the fact the recipient is in an insolvency process.

Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill: Company law in the time of COVID-19

July 29, 2020

The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill offers directors of struggling companies with some welcomed respite in regards to some of their decisions and action during the COVID-19 period. There is relief available with regards to personal liability for wrongful trading, voluntary moratoriums and restructuring options.

Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill: Statutory demands, winding up petitions and considerations for creditors

July 29, 2020

The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill introduces substantial restrictions on the circumstances when a winding up petition can be brought, to the extent that this will effectively be an unviable option for many creditors seeking to take enforcement action over the next few months.

How will the new Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill affect my business?

July 29, 2020

The introduction of the new Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill has been a far-reaching aid to businesses disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic, although some of those measures are somewhat controversial.