The Pari Passu Principle in English Ancillary Proceedings: Re Home Insurance Company

10 Pages Posted: 22 Nov 2005

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Riz Mokal

South Square Chambers; University College London (UCL) - Faculty of Laws

Look Chan Ho

Des Voeux Chambers

Date Written: November 18, 2005

Abstract

This paper seeks to demonstrate that, insofar as English insolvency proceedings are ancillary to foreign insolvency proceedings, the so-called pari passu principle would not constitute hurdles to English assets being handed over to a foreign insolvency official for distribution according to the foreign insolvency regime.

Keywords: English insolvency law, English insolvency proceedings, ancillary proceedings, pari passu principle

JEL Classification: K22, K30, K39, K41

Suggested Citation

Mokal, Riz and Ho, Look Chan, The Pari Passu Principle in English Ancillary Proceedings: Re Home Insurance Company (November 18, 2005). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=851546 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.851546

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