Issues in insolvency affecting property transactions

25 April 2013

Simon Davenport QC is chairing the forthcoming commercial property law webinar: ‘Issues in insolvency affecting property transactions’. The webinar will be streamed live on 20 May 2013 from 12:30 – 13:30.

Topics include:

Buying from receivers


  • What is the risk?
  • Managing the risk
  • Specific things to watch out for
  • Buying at auction

Tenant administration

  • Liability for rent
  • Landlord’s liability for rates
  • Can I forfeit?
  • What is a pre-pack?
  • Assignment to a buyer
  • Tenant company in administration parting with possession to a buyer
  • Status of pre administration distress on assets subject to a sale
  • Rent as an expense update
  • Extent of a receiver's duty to obtain best price reasonably obtainable

Watch live or download for later

You can watch the webinar live and interact during the Q&A session via email. More information on how to watch live can be found here. Alternatively if you can't make it at that particular time, you can download the broadcast at a later stage.


The webinar is accredited with 2 CPD Hours.