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Dr Blanca Mamutse

Dr Blanca Mamutse

Telephone: 0151 231 8197

Biography

Blanca joined the Law School in 2017. Her qualifications include LLB(Hons), LLM (International & European Business Law) and Ph.D. degrees, as well as a postgraduate certificate in higher education. Her teaching experience encompasses various modules in the law of obligations and corporate/commercial law, across all levels of undergraduate and postgraduate learning, and postgraduate research supervision.
She has previously taught at Aston University, Surrey University and Westminster Law School, and served as external examiner for institutions within the UK.
She is programme leader of the LLM International Business Corporate and Finance Law, convenor of undergraduate and postgraduate Insolvency Law modules, and Business Law. Her research specialism is in corporate insolvency law, particularly the intersection between debtor/creditor interests and public policy.

Publications

Journal article

Mamutse B. 2017. 'A veritable mix: veil-piercing with respect to a company in liquidation, confiscation orders and environmental pollution' Insolvency Intelligence, 30 :13-15

Mamutse B. 2016. Environmental liabilities in insolvency – an area ripe for reform? International Journal of Law in the Built Environment, 8 :243-268 >DOI

Mamutse BC, Fogleman VM. 2013. 'Environmental Claims and Insolvent Companies: the Contrasting Approaches of the United Kingdom and the United States' British Journal of American Legal Studies, 2 :579-633

Mamutse BC, Fogleman VM. 2013. 'Improving the treatment of environmental claims in insolvency' Journal of Business Law, :486-509

Mamutse BC. 2011. 'Compensating defrauded shareholders in insolvency – is parity the answer?' Northern Ireland Legal Quarterly, 62 :75-98

Mamutse B. 2010. McGrath v Riddell: A Flexible Approach to the Insolvency Distribution Rules? INTERNATIONAL INSOLVENCY REVIEW, 19 :23-39 >DOI >Link

Mamutse BC. 2010. 'Drawing the limits of the anti-deprivation rule in insolvency law' Finance and Credit Law, :1-5

Mamutse BC. 2008. Case Updates on Trade Law, ‘Regus (UK) Ltd v Epcot Solutions Ltd’ Shipping and Trade Law, 8

Mamutse B. 2008. Case Updates on Trade Law, ‘Stocznia Gdynia SA v Gearbulk Holdings Ltd’ Shipping and Trade Law, :5-8

Mamutse BC. 2006. 'Cross-border insolvency - a common law perspective' Finance and Credit Law, :5-7

Mamutse BC. Balancing unequal trading relationships: transaction avoidance precepts as a route to a new end? Journal of Business Law,

Book review

Mamutse BC. 2015. 'Directors’ Duties: Principles and Application' by R. Langford Journal of Business Law, :587-589

Mamutse BC. 2014. 'Company Law Handbook' by S. Griffin Law Teacher, 48 :375-376

Mamutse BC. 2014. 'Directors’ Duties' by A. Keay Law Teacher, 48 :376-378