Upcoming Creditors Meetings and Recent Appointments

Creditors meetings taking place from the 7th to the 11th of September 2015 and the most recent appointments.

Sep 4, 2015, 14:33 PM

Data Protection in Corporate Insolvency: Who is Responsible?

Insolvent companies often hold a large volume of personal data, such as customer lists or user data. Who is responsible for this information? Recently, the Irish High Court decided a case concerning the transfer of patient records from a private hospital in liquidation. The Court was asked to declare that upon transfer of patient records, the recipient, rather than the insolvent company or its liquidator, would be the “data controller” of the personal data in those records meaning that the recipient, not the insolvent entity or liquidator, would be responsible for future compliance with data protection law.

Sep 4, 2015, 14:27 PM

Insolvency Forecasts August 2015

The insolvency outlook for 2015 has weakened. Total insolvencies are forecast to fall only 7% compared to the previously forecast 10%. This is due to poorer insolvency developments than originally expected in a large number of countries. Despite the modest improvement, insolvency levels in the eurozone are still 75% higher in 2015 than in 2007, and will remain 67% higher in 2016.

Sep 4, 2015, 13:01 PM

Today in the News

Avolon sold to China's Bohai Leasing in $2.6bn deal. Confidence levels increase among manufacturing and service firms. Hotel management firm PREM Group announces €30m funding package. Recent report reveals the number of people signing on the dole has fallen.

Sep 4, 2015, 10:30 AM
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