Article Tag: Oldco

What’s in a name? Restrictions on the re-use of a company name

When a company (“Oldco”) enters an insolvency process, the former directors of that company will often be best placed to make an offer to purchase from the insolvency practitioner, the business and assets of the company. In order to maintain the goodwill associated with Oldco the directors will often choose to trade the new company… Read more »