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8 July 2020

Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020: Considerations for lenders and borrowers

The widely anticipated Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020 (“CIGA”), having been rushed through Parliament, came into force on 26 June 2020, with certain temporary provisions having retrospective effect (as outlined below). With provisions spanning both commercial and insolvency issues, Banking and Finance Partner, Rowena Marshall, summarises the key insolvency-related points of CIGA and explains their potential impact on lenders and borrowers.

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8 July 2020

Ben Barrison, Emily Holdstock and Joe Beeston to speak at New London Architecture webinar

Property Litigation and Construction Partners, Ben Barrison and Emily Holdstock, and Employment Senior Associate, Joe Beeston, will be discussing the legal implications of COVID-19 and lockdown for London’s development and property sector.

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8 July 2020

Forsters has advised Janders Dean on prolific M&A deal

British legal management consultancy Janders Dean, represented by Forsters, has been acquired by Morae Global for an undisclosed fee.

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8 July 2020

The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020 – what does it mean for businesses?

The long awaited Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020 (“CIGA”) is now in force, having received Royal Assent on 25 June 2020. It introduces certain measures (some of a temporary and some of a permanent nature) to assist businesses in navigating the current landscape. In this note, Naomi Trinh considers the commercial impact of some of its provisions.

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