Header graphic for print
Keeping It Real Estate News and Trends in UK Real Estate, Disputes and Planning Law

Tag Archives: winding up petitions

Posted in Real Estate News

UK COVID-19: The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Bill – New tenant/debtor protections unveiled

Long awaited insolvency reforms in the UK, plus the government’s COVID-19 proposals on the use of statutory demands – and much more What’s the latest? As we reported on 24 April, the government announced curbs to landlords’ “aggressive” rent collection tactics of serving statutory demands and presenting winding-up petitions during the COVID-19 pandemic.  The details

Posted in Real Estate News

UK COVID-19: Further commercial tenant protections announced by the government

Yesterday, the government announced further protection for the “UK high street from aggressive rent collection”.  This protection takes the form of further restrictions on a landlord’s ability to pursue certain enforcement action against a tenant: in particular, serving statutory demands and presenting winding up petitions for non-payment of rent. These protections build upon the temporary