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Creditors Voluntary Liquidations: What Every Advisor and Company Director Needs to Know as Businesses Emerge From Lockdown

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Insolvency Bootcamp Series Part 3: Creditors Voluntary Liquidations: What every advisor and company director needs to know as businesses emerge from lockdown

This is part-3 of the Insolvency Bootcamp Series for 2021, which is made up of 6 individual events throughout the year. To book all 6 in advance and get a discounted rate, click here. If purchasing after the start date, any passed sessions will be available as online CPD.

Course Details:

Date: Thursday, 15 July
Time: 11:00 – 12:00
Speaker: Tom Murray

Post COVID-19 Creditors Voluntary Liquidations

What business advisors and owners must understand about the liquidation process post Lockdown.

  1. Guide to remote creditors meetings
    1. How to organise a remote creditors meeting
    2. How The format of a remote creditors meeting
  2. Key risks & considerations for Director’s when dealing with companies in financial distress
    1. When should you consider speaking to an Insolvency Practitioner
    2. Common mistakes that Directors make that can (and cannot) be potentially remedied after the commencement of liquidation
    3. Directors personal exposure
    4. Impact of Government Supports on Directors
  3. Liquidations from a creditor’s perspective:
    1. Risks to creditors of claims from liquidations: unfair preferences and more
    2. What should you advise your clients to do – lodging claims, enforcing security, calling up guarantees, rights to information and challenging Liquidators
    3. Unfair preferences in a post COVID-19 environment
    4. Implications of the COVID-19 reforms, including the new small business restructuring and liquidation processes on creditor’s rights
  4. Liquidation & Starting again – know the risks
    1. Phoenix Companies
    2. Purchasing assets from Liquidator


CDP Course Speaker:

Tom Murray, Friel Stafford

Tom is partner in Friel Stafford, one of Ireland’s leading advisory firms. He specialises in the 4 key areas of Corporate Recovery & Insolvency, Corporate Finance, Forensic Accounting & Expert Witness and Personal Insolvency. He is also an experienced Non – Executive Director.

Tom qualified as an accountant in 1997 and is a member of ACCA and CPA Ireland.