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Length:
30 minutes of audio
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In this two-part CPDcast series Ashurst's Marcus Fink, a partner in the pensions department and Steven Hull, a partner in the employment department provide a comprehensive guide to regulated apportionment arrangements in restructurings (RAAs) from 1991 to the present day. They explain the scope and purpose of RAAs and discuss key decisions including Bradstock Group Pension Scheme Trustees Ltd v Bradstock Group Plc [2002] EWHC 651.

Outcomes:
After completing the course you will:
  • Know what an RAA is;
  • Understand the conditions that need to be met for a RAA;
  • Have considered how RAAs work in practice;
  • Understand what a section 75 debt is.
Level:
General Interest Difficulty: 2 of 5
Classification:
Legal Principles
Legislative Updates
Sources and References:
  • Bradstock Group Pension Scheme Trustees Ltd v Bradstock Group Plc [2002] EWHC 651;
  • Employer Debt Regulations 2005 (SI 2005/678);
  • Occupational Pension Schemes (Employer Debt and Miscellaneous Amendment) Regulations 2008 (SI 2008/731);
  • Pensions Act 1995;
  • Pensions Act 2004;
  • Pension Protection Fund (Entry Rules) Regulations 2005.
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In this two-part CPDcast series, Steven Hull and Marcus Fink from Ashurst explain the scope and purpose of regulated apportionment arrangements in restructurings.

Date Recorded: 18th November 2013

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