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Entries Categorized: Finance Law (50)

 

 

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Accommodation Bill

Definition of Accommodation Bill In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Accommodation Bill : A bill of exchange accepted by an accommodation party, i.e. a person who signs without receiving value and for the purpose of lending his name (i.e. his credit) to [...]

Categories: A, Finance Law, and su1. Tags: AC and Political Economy.



Account

Definition of Account In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Account : A right at common law and later (more importantly) in equity, requiring one party to a relationship (e.g. a partnership) to account to the other or others for moneys received or due. An [...]

Categories: A, Finance Law, and su1. Tags: AC and Political Economy.



Bacs

Bacs Service The Bankers Automated Clearings System (Bacs) is a service owned by Bacs Payment Schemes Limited and operated by Voca Limited enabling companies to make payments and debits within the UK. In other words, the Bacs service is a computer system which sorts automated payment [...]

Categories: B, Business Law, Commercial Law, Finance Law, International Law, and su1. Tags: BA, Banking Law, Consumer Law, Cyber Law, and Internet.



Bank of England

The Bank of England was founded in 1694 (The clearest account of its early days is found in Thorold Rogers' History of the First Nine Years of the Bank of England). The Bank of England has, from the date of its establishment, possessed a practical, though perhaps not an absolutely legal, [...]

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Bankruptcy

Definition of Bankruptcy In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Bankruptcy : The state of a person who has been adjudged by a court to be insolvent (Compare winding-up). The court orders the compulsory administration of a bankrupt's affairs so that his [...]

Categories: B, Bankruptcy, Business Law, Estate Planning, Finance Law, and su1. Tags: BA, Banking, Banking Law, Bankruptcy, Finance, Financial Law, Insolvencies, Insolvency Law, Long Read, and Partnership Dissolution.



Bankruptcy Procedure

History Summary of procedure For the convenience of readers who may require more detailed information, the accompanying summary of some of the more important provisions of the law relating to bankruptcy procedure is submitted. It must be borne in mind, however, that the subject is in [...]

Categories: Bankruptcy, Business Law, Estate Planning, Finance Law, Procedures, and su1. Tags: Banking, Banking Law, Bankruptcy, Finance, Financial Law, Insolvencies, Insolvency Law, and Procedure Law.



Company Reconstructions

History When a company reconstructs, as it often does in these days, the rights of debenture-holders have to be provided for. Reconstructions are mainly of two kinds—(1) by arrangement, under the Joint Stock Companies Arrangement Act 1870, amended in 1900 and 1907, incorporated in act of 1908 [...]

Categories: Bankruptcy, Business Law, C, Estate Planning, Finance Law, and su1. Tags: Banking, Banking Law, Bankruptcy, CO, Companies, Company Law, Company Reconstructions, Finance, Financial Law, Insolvencies, and Insolvency Law.



Compulsory Winding-up

Definition of Compulsory Winding-Up In accordance with the work A Dictionary of Law, this is a description of Compulsory Winding-Up : A procedure for winding up a company by the court based on a petition made under circumstances listed in the Insolvency Act 1986. The main grounds for this type [...]

Categories: Bankruptcy, Business Law, C, Estate Planning, Finance Law, and su1. Tags: Banking, Banking Law, Bankruptcy, CO, Finance, Financial Law, Insolvencies, Insolvency Law, Short Read, and Winding-up.



Equitable Winding-up

Minority protection in Company Law Refine your research by picking one of the below sections, including the The statutory remedies. The statutory remedies Insolvency Act : Just and equitable winding-up Find under this subsection information about Insolvency Act : Just and equitable winding-up [...]

Categories: Bankruptcy, Business Law, E, Estate Planning, Finance Law, and su1. Tags: Banking, Banking Law, Bankruptcy, EQ, Finance, Financial Law, Insolvencies, Insolvency Law, Minority Protection, and Short Read.



Financial Restructuring

Voluntary arrangements under ss– Insolvency Act Find under this subsection information about Voluntary arrangements under ss– Insolvency Act in relation to Financial restructuring. Sale under the articles

Categories: Bankruptcy, Business Law, Estate Planning, F, Finance Law, and su1. Tags: Banking, Banking Law, Bankruptcy, Company Reconstructions, FI, Finance, Financial Law, Insolvencies, Insolvency Law, and Short Read.



Fraud Investigation

Fraud Investigations by the Serious and Organised Crime Agency There is more information about this section in the entry about Fraud Investigations by the Serious and Organised Crime Agency in this legal Encyclopedia. Serious Fraud Offices Investigations and Prosecutions There is more [...]

Categories: Bankruptcy, Criminal law, Estate Planning, Finance Law, and su1. Tags: Banking, Banking Law, Bankruptcy, Criminal Procedure, Finance, Financial Law, Fraud, Insolvencies, and Insolvency Law.



Insolvency

Resources See Also Further Reading Insolvency in the Encyclopedia of Britain Insolvency in the Osborn's Concise Law Dictionary Insolvency in the Halsbury's Laws of England Insolvency in the Stroud's Judicial Dictionary of Words and Phrases Insolvency in the Jowitt's Dictionary [...]

Categories: Bankruptcy, Business Law, Estate Planning, Finance Law, I, and su1. Tags: Banking, Banking Law, Bankruptcy, Corporate Form, Finance, Financial Law, IN, Insolvencies, and Insolvency Law.



Insolvency Law

Resources See Also Further Reading Insolvency Law in the Encyclopedia of Britain Insolvency Law in the Osborn's Concise Law Dictionary Insolvency Law in the Halsbury's Laws of England Insolvency Law in the Stroud's Judicial Dictionary of Words and Phrases Insolvency Law in the [...]

Categories: Bankruptcy, Estate Planning, Finance Law, I, and su1. Tags: Banking, Banking Law, Bankruptcy, Finance, Financial Law, IN, Insolvencies, Insolvency Law, and Short Read.



Parliamentary Financial Procedures

History The whole law of finance, and consequently the whole British constitution, is grounded upon one fundamental principle, laid down at the very outset of English parliamentary history and secured by three hundred years of mingled conflict with the Crown and peaceful growth. All taxes and [...]

Categories: Administrative Law, Finance Law, Procedure Law, Procedures, and su1. Tags: Budget, Featured, Finance, Litigation, and Procedure Law.



Payment Methods

Payment Methods and Options The range of methods in which individuals and organizations are able to make and receive payments is growing at a steady pace. Apart from cash, for a long time the other available payment method was only cheques. Currently, there are a wide variety of payment [...]

Categories: Business Law, Commercial Law, Finance Law, International Law, P, and su1. Tags: Banking Law, Consumer Law, Cyber Law, Internet, and PA.



Private Bank

(In) the early history of banking—thus, as no bank Private banks could be formed with more than six partners during the whole of the period from 1694 to 1826 and 1833, the majority of the banks formed throughout England and Wales for more than a century were necessarily small and usually [...]

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Products Liability Insurance

Most Popular Entries related to Products Liability Insurance Products Liability (in the United Kingdom) Products Liability Outline (in the United Kingdom) Products Liability Cases (in the United Kingdom) Products Liability Insurance (in the United Kingdom) Products Liability Elements (in [...]

Categories: Finance Law, P, and su1. Tags: Finance, Finance Law, Insurance Law, Most Popular, PR, and Products Liability.



Products Liability Outline

Most Popular Entries related to Products Liability Outline Products Liability (in the United Kingdom) Products Liability Outline (in the United Kingdom) Products Liability Cases (in the United Kingdom) Products Liability Insurance (in the United Kingdom) Products Liability Elements (in [...]

Categories: Finance Law, P, and su1. Tags: Finance, Finance Law, Insurance Law, Most Popular, PR, and Products Liability.



Termination of Contract

Buyer's Right to Termination of Contract Note: see the Vienna Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods 1980. Statutes Sale of Goods Act 1979 as amended in 1994 and 1995. Judicial Decisions Afovos Shipping Co. v. Pagnan [1983] 1 W.L.R. 195. Agricultores [...]

Categories: Bankruptcy, Business Law, Commercial Law, Contract Formation , Estate Planning, Finance Law, su1, and Uncategorized. Tags: Banking, Banking Law, Bankruptcy, Building, Construction, Contract Law, Contracts, Engineering, Featured, Finance, Financial Law, Insolvencies, Insolvency Law, Long Read, and Sale of Goods.



Wagering

Gaming, Wagering and Gambling From the Encyclopedia Britannica (1911): It is somewhat difficult exactly to define or adequately to distinguish these terms of allied meaning. The word game is applicable to most pastimes and many sports, irrespective of their lawful or unlawful character. [...]

Categories: Administrative Law, Business Law, Finance Law, and su1. Tags: Banking, Competition Law, Finance, and Long Read.



Workers Compensation Insurance

Most Popular Entries related to Workers Compensation Insurance Workers Compensation solicitors (in the United Kingdom) Workers Compensation Laws (in the United Kingdom) Workers Compensation Exemption (in the United Kingdom) Settlement Amount for Workers Compensation Injuries (in the United [...]

Categories: Finance Law, su1, and W. Tags: Finance, Finance Law, Insurance Law, Most Popular, WO, and Workers Compensation Law.



Workers Compensation Insurance Law

Most Popular Entries related to Workers Compensation Insurance Law Workers Compensation Law (in the United Kingdom) Workers Compensation (in the United Kingdom) Workers Compensation Insurance (in the United Kingdom) Workers Compensation Definition (in the United Kingdom) Workers [...]

Categories: Finance Law, su1, and W. Tags: Finance, Finance Law, Insurance Law, Most Popular, WO, and Workers Compensation Law.