We reported in the Winter 2017 edition of the Briefing that we had been informed by BEIS that they were content with a revised form of the Business Contract Terms (Restrictions on Assignment of Receivables) Regulations, which were first proposed as long ago as December 2014.Continue Reading
Whatever might eventually happen with Brexit, most informed observers will have recently had cause to reflect upon the differential between data protection law in the European Union and that in other advanced jurisdictions such as the US. The recent publicity involving Facebook has emphasised the fact that European Union law is light-years ahead of other mature jurisdictions in this respect.Continue Reading
Invoice financiers are gearing up for the introduction of the GDPR which will introduce significant reforms to data protection law, and are keenly interested in the outcome of discussions which are likely between UK Finance and the Information Commissioner’s Office (“ICO”).Continue Reading
It was almost 3 years ago in December 2014 when the Government announced its intention to bring forward legislation outlawing bans on assignment in commercial contracts.Continue Reading
Following an extensive consultation process since 2009 the final version of the Pre-Action Protocol for Debt Claims as dictated by the Ministry of Justice came into force on 1 October 2017.Continue Reading
There has been much debate and comment amongst invoice financiers and others following the recent landmark decision of the High Court in BHL v Leumi ABL Ltd  EWHC 1871 (QB), but we have to point out that the decision did not come as a surprise to everyone.Continue Reading
Matthew is currently a first year Trainee Solicitor based in Liverpool, he joined Bermans in September 2017, and is currently assisting in the ABL and commercial litigation departments.
Matthew studied Law at the University of Liverpool before completing the Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice part-time at the University of Law, Manchester.
He has gained a vast amount of experience and knowledge in both Commercial Litigation and Insolvency, through working as a Paralegal in London and Manchester before commencing his Training Contract.
Matthew is highly motivated by delivering excellent client advice and service.
Tel: 0151 224 0525
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Ryan joined Bermans in 2010 and has been a member of the Asset Based Lending team since 2016. Ryan predominantly deals with prelegal correspondence and process driven claims and enforcement.Continue Reading
Gayle is Litigation Executive and has over 25 years experience of producing and managing court process for a variety of commercial clients and has worked extensively for clients in the asset based finance market. Gayle predominantly deals with undefended and process driven claims.
t: 0161 827 4615
Alissa joined Bermans in January 2017 as a Solicitor working across both of our Asset Finance and Invoice Finance departments.
Liverpool University Graduate, Alissa, has assisted and led on a broad range of finance transactions including real estate finance, social housing finance and corporate lending.
Alissa has a keen interest in live music and travelling, and have previously spent time travelling Thailand, Australia and Fiji.
Visit Alissa’s LinkedIn page here or see contact details below to discuss your legal matter with Alissa.
Tel: 0161 827 4601