Insolvency Rules - Statutory Amendments December 2017

Insolvency Rules - Statutory Amendments December 2017

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Course Overview

Over the last few years there have been significant changes to insolvency legislation, namely the replacement of the Insolvency Rules 1986 by the Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016 and major changes to the Insolvency Act 1986 and the Company Directors Disqualification Act 1986 made by provisions of the Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act 2015, the Deregulation Act 2015 and the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Act 2013.

During this bite-size webinar, Rachel Coyle of The 36 Group will discuss secondary legislation implemented in December 2017. Essential for insolvency practitioners, this session seeks to deal with the ambiguities and errors identified within insolvency legislation following the substantive changes detailed above.

What are the requirements?

  • Watch the recorded webinar and review the reference notes and optional evaluation form to test your legal knowledge.
  • This course provides 0.5 – 1 CPD points (depending on length of time spent reviewing the supporting documentation).

Learning Outcomes

  • On completion of this course you will have a greater understanding of, and feel confident when advising clients regarding the changes to the Insolvency Rules 2017 introduced in December 2017

What is the target audience?

  • Insolvency and commercial practitioners


About Instructor - Rachel Coyle

Rachel is a specialist Civil Barrister at The 36 Group and enjoys a thriving practice in general civil and commercial work.

Rachel has been praised for her tenacity, determination and sound, thorough legal knowledge by clients, judges and opponents. She is committed to providing practical advice in a timely manner and pays attention to detail in complex factual and legal matters. Rachel has been described by clients as courteous, very personable and approachable.

Before coming to the Bar and joining 36 Civil, Rachel worked as a Legal and Finance Associate at Seneca Banking Consultants dealing primarily with claims against banks in the pre-litigation stage that engaged in the sale of Interest Rate Hedging products, Fixed Rate Tailored Business Loans, GRGs, Annuities and Currency Swaps. Rachel handled a case load of over 150 clients including premiership footballers, hoteliers, accountants, private residential and commercial landlords, private student halls of residence companies, private hospitals, farmers, car dealerships and private individuals.

Rachel is also direct access qualified.

Course Curriculum

Recorded Webinar

  • Webinar

Supporting Documentation

  • Notes
    3 Page
  • Evaluation
    1 Page


  • Dry subject delivered in a non stimulating manner. Sounded like notes being read. Easy to switch off.
    1 year ago