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The government has this week brought in to action the Corporate Governance and Insolvency Bill 2020, which sees the introduction of new corporate restructuring tools for insolvency and restructuring process, giving companies the maximum chance of surviving in times of distress. The legislation was first announced in late March, as the government sought to adjust the insolvency and corporate governance framework to reflect the difficulties engendered by the COVID-19 pandemic. Changes to the reg...

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