How Covid-19 has changed the landscape for Commercial Dispute Resolution

Event date: 23 Jun 2020



SPEAKERS

Robert Ganpatsingh
Partner, Commercial Dispute Resolution

Jonathan Compton
Partner, Dispute Resolution & Litigation
 

AREAS COVERED

The impact of COVID-19 is being felt across the commercial world. Many businesses have faced unprecedented disruption. This webinar looks at the options available to businesses who find themselves involved in commercial disputes or are unable to continue to operate as a result of the disruption.

Topics include:

How the COVID-19 crisis has affected the Court system and your ability to resolve disputes

New insolvency provisions, director duties and the forthcoming UK Chapter XI protection of companies

How to deal with those who refuse to pay

The disputes that you can expect to be prevalent over the coming months
 

This webinar is provided for information purposes only and does not constitute legal advice. Professional legal advice should be obtained before taking, or refraining from taking, any action as a result of the contents of this webinar. 

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