Insolvency Academic News: PhDs & CVA developments - Professor Walters and Dr Frisby commissioned by the Insolvency Service to investigate CVA outcomes
In other insolvency academic news it has been reported that Professor David Milman has succesfully supervised an Insolvency Practitioner to Ph.D completion. The Star (South Yorkshire) is reporting that:
"SOUTH Yorkshire debt expert Paul Moorhead is being hailed asthe only insolvency practitioner in the UK to be awarded a PhD in insolvencylaw, by Lancaster University. The managing director of South Yorkshireinsolvency practice Moorhead Savage, who originally studied Business Law at theUniversity of Huddersfield, secured his doctorate after carrying out five yearsof research into the use and development of Individual Voluntary Arrangementssince the were introduced by the 1986 Insolvency Act."The PhD was based on thereal experience of helping people and companies on a day to day basis andin-depth research," said Paul, whose work was supervised by Professor DavidMilman, who is co-editor of industry bible The Annotated Guide to InsolvencyLegislation."I have seen and read a lot of academic work which is oftendifficult to translate into practical advice. What this latest qualificationallows me to do is bridge the gap between the academic and the practical." saidPaul."
Congratulations to Dr Moorhead!
Picture Credit: The Star