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Cost:
  • FREE
Length:
30 minutes of audio
(+ optional 5 minute online quiz)
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Course Aims:

This CPDcast will be of interest to commercial lawyers and gives an informative account of the EU Directive 2011/7/EU on late payment and the Late Payment of Commercial Debt Regulations 2013. Essential insight is given into how the Regulations will affect current commercial practice and what areas practitioners should keep abreast of for the future.

Outcomes:
After completing the course you will:
  • Be aware of the key provisions of the EU Directive 2011/7/EU on late payment;
  • Know the most important changes introduced by the Late Payment of Commercial Debt Regulations 2013;
  • Understand how other matters related to the recovery of debt such as costs will be dealt with under the new Regulations;
  • Be aware of the practical implications of the Regulations for the future.
Level:
General Interest Difficulty: 2 of 5
Classification:
Legislative Updates
Sources and References:
  • Directive 2000/35/EC;
  • Late Payment of Commercial Debts (Interest) Act 1998;
  • Late Payment of Commercial Debts Regulations 2013 (SI 2013/395);
  • Ruttle Plant Hire Ltd v Secretary of State for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs [2009] EWCA Civ 97.
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This CPDcast with Robert Stevenson from Berrymans Lace Mawer discusses the implementation of the EU Directive 2011/7/EU on late payment which came into force on 16th March 2013 and which resulted in further amendments to the Late Payment of Commercial Debt Regulations 2013.

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Date Recorded: 8th July 2013

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