Debenhams Ottaway LLP is delighted to appoint Therium Capital Management Ltd, Sparkle Capital Ltd and Ferguson Litigation Funding Ltd to its litigation funding panel following an extensive procurement exercise. The firm’s clients include high net worth individuals, multinationals, growing corporates, financial institutions, insolvency practitioners and other professional practices.
On 11 April 2018 the government published a discussion paper in which it seeks views on how to tackle tax payers who seek to avoid or evade their tax liabilities through the misuse of the insolvency regime including phoenixism.
Litigation is a potentially risky and expensive undertaking. Clients rely on their solicitors to inform them of the potential cost of pursuing a matter, including the risk of having to pay someone else’s legal fees, when making their decision as to whether the potential outcome is likely to justify the expense.
On 20 March 2018 the government published a consultation document on proposed measures designed to improve corporate governance when companies are in or approaching insolvency.