Disputed Debts, Cross-Claims and Administration Orders: Hammonds (a Firm) v. Pro-Fit USA

Insolvency Law & Practice, Vol. 23, p. 146, 2007

11 Pages Posted: 31 Oct 2007

Abstract

The court in Hammonds (a firm) v Pro-Fit USA [2007] EWHC 1998 (Ch) mistakenly rejected the proposition that the established practice of dismissing winding-up petitions on grounds of disputed debts and cross-claims applies to administration applications.

Keywords: disputed debts, cross-claims, administration, winding-up petition, abuse of process, purpose of administration

JEL Classification: K10, K19, K20, K29, K30, K39, K41

Suggested Citation

Ho, Look Chan, Disputed Debts, Cross-Claims and Administration Orders: Hammonds (a Firm) v. Pro-Fit USA. Insolvency Law & Practice, Vol. 23, p. 146, 2007, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1025463

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