TITLE

Making ends meet

AUTHOR(S)
Peat, Richard
PUB. DATE
May 2005
SOURCE
Lawyer;5/23/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 20, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the government's proposal for consumer insolvency procedures in Great Britain. Variations and adaptations introduced by the Insolvency Act 2000 and Enterprise Act 2002; Three areas representing the regulatory time lag; Moves towards greater coordination of regulation between the recognized bodies and greater public interest involvement.
ACCESSION #
17267895

 

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