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Experts warn of ‘debt tsunami’ on the horizon

The insolvency profession has sounded warnings for quite some time about a predicted ‘debt tsunami’ resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic. Now it looks like it’s finally arrived. But what can businesses do to get ahead of the wave?

Experts warn of ‘debt tsunami’ on the horizon

The insolvency profession has sounded warnings for quite some time about a predicted ‘debt tsunami’ resulting from the pandemic. Now it looks like it’s finally arrived. But what can businesses do to get ahead of the wave?

Procurement case update – Urgency does not negate transparency and equal treatment

The case of R (Good Law Project and EveryDoctor) v Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, looked at the DHSC’s decision to …

Time to collect? Getting your business cashflow back on track

Muckle Collect

Late payment has long been a problem for businessowners, but the Covid-19 pandemic seems to have compounded cashflow concerns. If getting what you’re owed …

The commercial divorce – the rise in unfair prejudice claims

Unfair prejudice claims have risen over the last 12 to 18 months, many triggered by the impact of Covid.
What is an unfair prejudice claim?
A …

High court awards damages in Eminem copyright case

Eminem’s former record company argues that a UK label’s album pressing caused big anniversary re-release plans to be abandoned.

Landmark victory for UK businesses – can you now claim for business interruption?

Following a Supreme Court ruling, thousands of businesses impacted by COVID-19 could now be eligible to claim on their business interruption insurance.

Council clears the air in procurement challenge

High Court has refuses summary judgment to a claimant in a procurement challenge and lifts the automatic suspension on awarding the contract in favour of Newcastle City Council.

ICO fines hotel group for data breach

A global hotel group has been fined after a four year old data breach was identified, even though the business was in different hands when the cyber-attack originally occurred. Here’s how historic breaches can bite.

Business interruption insurance judgment: Can you now claim?

A new test case could prove to be good news for those struggling to claim business interruption insurance.