In this briefing, David Webster, solicitor in the Corporate & Commercial Team, discusses two recent High Court cases: Philip Roberts (acting as liquidator of Onslow Ditching Limited) v Frohlich and Spanner and In the matter of Langreen Ltd. These cases are helpful reminders of the problems which directors of companies which are in financial difficulties face, and particularly the risk of liability for wrongful trading.

Companies in difficulty issues for directors - Nov 2011.pdf