• The latest judgment in Invest Bank v El-Husseini [2024] EWHC 996 (Comm), where Debenhams Ottaway represents two of the defendants, saw a win for the firm in the substantial dismissal...

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  • Former England player, manager and pundit John Barnes has been banned from serving as a company director for 3.5 years after his company, John Barnes Media Limited, failed to pay...

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  • When debts become overdue, chasing for payment can become time consuming and an unwelcome distraction from the daily running of a business. Claiming interest and compensation is a useful way...

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  • 2024 Update

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    We are already whizzing through 2024 and it has been a troublesome few years for many following the Covid 19 pandemic coupled with the cost of living crisis and rise...

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  • Unfortunately not all County Court Judgments (“CCJ”)s are paid straight away and it may be necessary to carry out further work before payment is obtained. One option of enforcing a...

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  • Does the judgment debtor own property, land or shares? A Charging Order is an effective way to secure a debt that cannot necessarily be paid immediately. Although creditors would like...

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  • A County Court Judgment (“CCJ”) secures a debt owed to a creditor, which, if not paid within twenty-eight days of the date of the judgment; will remain on the debtor’s...

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  • Debt recovery is usually the last thing you think about when signing up a new customer and for many companies conversion of new business is the key to maintaining a...

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  • Payment Plans

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    Are you in a position where someone owes you money, however is struggling with their finances and you don’t know the best way to proceed? This is not an uncommon...

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  • Letters Before Action

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    A letter before action is a formal letter that should be sent to a debtor demanding payment before starting a claim. This is to ensure that the Pre-action Protocol for...

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