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December 6, 2016
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Welbeck Solicitors LLP secures top accolade from National Law Society

Central London law firm, Welbeck Solicitors LLP, has secured a renewal of the Society’s much coveted legal practice quality mark, Lexcel. Lexcel is developed specifically for the legal profession. It is an optional, recognised accreditation...
December 6, 2016
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POST BREXIT – HOW DO I RECOVER A DEBT FROM A CLIENT IN EUROPE?

So you did some work for a client in Madrid and you are based in England. In the event of non-payment, how do you recover the sum due to you under your invoice for professional accountancy services provided?
December 6, 2016
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Is Insolvency Action an Effective Way to Recover Council Tax?

However and in light of the criticism levelled at some Local Authorities by the Local Government Ombudsman ("LGO”) in the past, we are keen to stress the importance of making stringent checks prior to instigating insolvency...
December 6, 2016
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The Effect of Challenging Council Tax Liability in Bankruptcy Proceedings

Following the recent case of Okon v London Borough of Lewisham ([2016] EWHC 864 (Ch)), the High Court held that a liability order made in respect of unpaid council tax - and in accordance with the Local Government...
December 6, 2016
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Polish News Articles Involving Welbeck Solicitors LLP

On the 17th of March 2016, in Zebra Tower in Warsaw, a conference was organised by Welbeck Solicitors LLP, a law firm based in Central London. The conference was divided into two blocks, with the first run by...
December 6, 2016
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April 2016 E-News Bulletin

A recent study revealed that, of all the small enterprises facing cashflow problems, 59% blamed late payments for their predicament. Indeed, a report by a leading Financial Services specialist showed that 5 million smaller businesses were...
December 6, 2016
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March 2016 E-News Bulletin

I am delighted that we continue to be recognised not just for our UK debt collection expertise, but also for our international cross-border debt recovery work. Please read our case study relating...
December 6, 2016
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Bankruptcy threshold rises to £5,000

The bankruptcy threshold will increase to £5,000 for creditors' bankruptcy petitions presented after 1 October 2015 as set out in the Insolvency Act 1986 (Amendment) Order 2015. Should a bankruptcy petition be...
December 6, 2016
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Ask your Legal and Insolvency questions to us on Twitter #CreditManagementHour

We are holding a one hour Q&A session in Partnership with Moore Stephens on Twitter at 13:00 on Wednesday, 25 March 2015 to answer your legal and insolvency questions. Why not join us on Twitter to...
December 6, 2016
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London Fraud Forum

Founding partner and solicitor Jeremy Boyle has been invited to talk on 11 March 2015 by the London Fraud Forum hosted by Grant Thornton. The seminar will focus on recoveries in the public sector.