Plan, Protect, Recover - A guide to late payments

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Thursday 25 March 2010, The North and Western Lancashire Chamber of Commerce, 1/2 Lockheed Court, Amy Johnson Way, Blackpool. FY4 2RN

In a recent survey by Chamber Members, it was highlighted that late payments still remain a big problem for many businesses.

The teams at Forbes Solicitors and The North and Western Lancashire Chamber of Commerce have developed a short breakfast seminar to identify ways to effectively deal with late payments and highlight any areas that may require attention.

Topics covered will be:

8:00 Registration and breakfast

8:30 Introduction

8:35 Putting yourself in the best position when a late payment arises

  • Identifying the debtor
  • Offers of settlement

8:50 Planning for maximum recovery

  • Making your terms and conditions work for you
  • Price adjustment
  • Retention of Title
  • Late payment
  • Guarantees

9:10 Methods of recovering late payments

  • Insolvency
  • County Court proceedings

9:25 Enforcement

  • Information order
  • Seizure of goods
  • Charging order
  • Attachment of earnings
  • Third party debt order
  • Appointment of a receiver

9:45 Questions and close

£10.00 + vat for NWLCC chamber members, £15.00 + vat for NWLCC affiliate members and £20.00+vat for non-members