DEALING WITH A BANKRUPT’S AFFAIRS IN PORTUGAL
This chapter provides information and advice on issues of a practical nature when dealing with the bankrupt’s affairs (particularly, assets) in Portugal.
Currently the chapter contains only information to assist in dealing with an insolvent’s property in Portugal. The intention is that the chapter will be further developed to deal with other issues relating to that country as the need arises.
Chapter 43.0 covers those areas common to all “international” bankruptcies (such as gaining recognition of the insolvency order in another country and the legal basis on which the official receiver, as trustee, is able to deal with assets in overseas).
The chapter is divided into the following parts:
The chapter contains the following annexes:
Annex 1 – MP2 for Portugal
Annex 2 – MP3 for Portugal
Annex 3 – English translation of Annex 1
Annex 4 – English translation of Annex 2
Annex 5 – Letter requesting registration of bankruptcy at Portuguese Land Registry
Annex 6 – English translation of Annex 5
Annex 7 – Letter requesting search of land register
Annex 8 – English translation of Annex 7
Annex 9 – Portuguese data protection disclosure authority
Annex 10 – Document explaining disclaimers
Annex 11 – English translation of Annex 10