Official Receiver


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Official Receiver

n
(Law) an officer appointed by the Insolvency Service to receive the income and manage the estate of a bankrupt pending the appointment of a trustee in bankruptcy. See also receiver2
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Official Receiver

n the Official Receiveril curatore fallimentare
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It ended at last; and this strange victim of the de Barral failure, whose name would never be known to the Official Receiver, came down to breakfast, impenetrable in her everyday perfection.
He failed, however, to disclose to the Official Receiver that, in the six months leading up to his application, he had spent almost [pounds sterling]75,000.
The deal, which will see Systra take on the firm's PS70m-plus pensions liabilities, is expected to be announced today by the company and the Official Receiver, according to Sky News.
Judge Sally Barber, sitting at the Insolvency and Companies Court in London, heard that three senior staff at accountancy firm Ernst and Young had "incurred time costs" after being made "special managers" by a High Court judge in May and asked to help an Official Receiver manage British Steel's affairs.
It is understood that the Official Receiver, which was appointed after the steel producer entered liquidation in May, will make an announcement soon following a lengthy bidding process.
THE Official Receiver is calling for guests with upcoming reservations to come forward after the company that ran Charnwood Lodge hotel in Loughborough was wound-up.
Another reason was fraud, because you would find a matatu that carries 12 people had over 30 people claiming money from the owner, who would then file for bankruptcy after the victims get judgments," Mr Mark Gakuru, the Official Receiver based at the State Law Office told the Nation in an interview.
On November 23 last year, it had taken note of the apprehension that there could be a possibility of encroachment and had directed the official receiver of the high court to act as the custodian of Aamby Valley properties till the conclusion of of auction.
Construction News reported the official receiver has estimated Carillion Construction's liabilities were PS6,905,532,000 when it entered liquidation on January 15.
The Official Receiver said it had saved 2,250 jobs following the company's liquidation last month as work continues to review the firm's contracts.