The Impact of Insolvency
Thursday 1st June 2017

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Leapark Hotel, Grangemouth

Thursday 1st June 2017

Valid for IRRV CPD Points



Course background

Drawing together a range of subjects and scenarios within the context of insolvency, this course will look at the difficult issues that cross your desk.

Understanding your options means that you are more likely to find solutions, and this course looks at these areas in greater detail and gives you an opportunity to compare and contrast your approach with your fellow professionals.

The course is designed to be participative and to equip you with knowledge you can apply in your day-to-day role.

It will be fully up to date for all legislative changes effective from 30th November 2016.


10:00 Introduction
Group introductions Overview of the day

10:10 Sequestration and protected trust deeds
Update on recent changes
Choosing the right procedure for the best outcome
Has a debtor/tenant been properly advised?
Current issues surrounding contributions: assessing and collecting

11:15 Coffee

11:30 DAS
DAS as a viable solution
DAS as a blocker to bankruptcy

Business DAS
When might it work and what does it mean
Interaction of diligence and insolvency 12:45 Lunch

13:45 Phoenix companies
What are they?
What is the IP’s right to investigate

15:00 Tea

15:15 Charging orders and the impact of insolvency
Property Factors and impact of insolvency

16:00 Close

COURSE LEADER : Eileen Maclean

Eileen Maclean, MA (Hons) MIPA, MABRP, MBA, Director of Insolvency Support Services Limited

Eileen is a licensed insolvency practitioner with 25 years’ experience of all aspects of corporate and personal insolvency. A member of the IPA and R3, Eileen represented Scotland on R3’s National Council for six years until 2009. She has been an active member of R3’s Scottish Technical Committee since 2003.

In 2009 Eileen co-founded Insolvency Support Services Limited. ISS provides volume support and outsourcing services to the Scottish Government, Big 4, medium and smaller practices including case progression and closure, back office support and compliance reviews. Eileen specialises is complex issues and dispute resolution.

Eileen is widely recognised as the foremost trainer of insolvency in Scotland and through ISS trains students of insolvency at all levels and provides tailored training for IPs, solicitors and banks.

Value for money seminar

This professional meeting represents excellent value for money, with delegate fees starting at only £125 + VAT. This includes lunch, refreshments, and training materials. The course starts at 10am (registration from 9.30am) with a finish time of around 4pm.

As places are limited, early booking is recommended. The IRRV regrets that, under normal circumstances, delegate fees cannot be refunded. However, delegate substitutions may be made at no cost at any time prior to the event, subject to these being notified to the Institute.


Every fourth place from the same organisation booked for this course (and made in the same booking) is entirely free of charge. Please note that, due to the demand for places, this offer applies only to the course detailed in this brochure and applies to the lowest cost place.


Any queries?
If you have any queries, please contact

Fraser Macpherson,
IRRV Development Manager,
2A Argyle Street,

Telephone/Fax – 01382 456029
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