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Please find below the latest blog posts from our Debt Recovery Team.

 

Coronavirus and the Impact on Possession Proceedings and Forfeiture Proceedings

Sophie Thomas
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The Coronavirus has had a major impact on civil court proceedings, whilst some urgent hearings are taking place most are delayed for the time being.  It is not just hearings which are delayed but there has been a suspension of new possession proceedings...

Coping With Credit and Debt During Covid-19 Disruption

David Owen
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Businesses of all kinds are adjusting to the very difficult circumstances we are all experiencing at the moment and are attempting to adapt to the rapidly changing trading environment. It is also becoming increasingly clear that all sectors will be...

Late Payments Remain Problematic

David Owen
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Late payments are continuing to cause significant problems for SMEs, with larger and seemingly ‘well-heeled’ businesses being some of the worst culprits for delay. In June, while it was probably lost to most amongst the deluge of government...

Industry Body Recognition For Sophie's Receivership Expertise

Sophie Thomas
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We are pleased to announce that Sophie Thomas, JCP’s Head of Recoveries and Professional Liability, has been made an Associate Member of Nara, the Association of Property & Fixed Charge Receivers, in recognition of her expertise in the important...

Ask The Legal Expert - Considering Lending Money to a Family Member?

Emily Summer
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I lent my brother £20,000 ten years ago so he could pay off some debts. At the time we came to a verbal agreement that he would start to repay me when he was in a position to do so and that I would be repaid in full within ten years. Ten years have...