Tag Archives: Chris Buck

We wish you a Merry “Swiftmas”

After Trade Marking “sick beat” earlier this year, Taylor Swift has now made a bid to Trade Mark “Swiftmas” and the stylised form of “1989” on her album cover in the United States. The singer has previously been successful in … Continue reading

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The consideration of Intellectual Property in insolvency

Where a company is experiencing extreme financial difficulties it is well known that such a company can be cash-flow insolvent, (i.e. they cannot pay their debts as they fall due), or balance sheet insolvent (the company’s liabilities outweigh their assets). It … Continue reading

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Data protection: Facebook to appeal a ruling in Belgium

Facebook is forced to stop collecting the personal data of those in Belgium not using the site. The most recent of a number of European data protection cases has forced Facebook to stop collecting personal data from anyone in Belgium … Continue reading

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The precedence of administration applications over winding-up petitions

Further to my previous piece on Northampton Town Football Club’s petition for Administration, HMRC’s petition to wind-up the Club has been adjourned as of yesterday (16th November 2015). The Administration petition is due to be heard on 27th November 2015 … Continue reading

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When a winding-up petition can be presented

A recent article, reported in the Northampton Chronicle and Echo, has covered the current attempts of Northampton Borough Council to delay the winding-up petition hearing it is facing so as to allow time for attempts to rescue the Club to … Continue reading

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