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handset

recipient

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(law) a person (usually appointed by a court of law) who liquidates assets or preserves them for the benefit of affected parties

earphone that converts electrical signals into sounds

the tennis player who receives the serve

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a football player who catches (or is supposed to catch) a forward pass

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Gerard O'Hare, Official Receiver for the Insolvency Service, said:
Mr Al-Attar said the special managers had been asked to help the Official Receiver with the "conduct of the affairs of the company and liquidation".
Customers with bookings should provide their full name, full contact details and date of booking to: Official Receiver, Level One, Apex Court, Nottingham NG2 4LA; Telephone: 0115 8525009; or E-mail: Nazia.
class="MsoNormalAfter bankruptcy has been declared, the Official Receiver appoints a trustee to manage the individual's estate.
These latest losses are on top of 377 announced last Friday by the Official Receiver but a further 100 jobs linked to public sector contracts have been safeguarded.
He added that the Official Receiver "may seek to impose penalties" and recover payments made to executives if "there is evidence of misconduct".
Pricewaterhouse Coopers (PwC) is expected to be named special manager to act on behalf of the official receiver.
It added: "We anticipate that the Official Receiver will make an application to the High Court for PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP to be appointed as Special Managers."
The Official Receiver said there was "no realistic prospect" of finding a buyer for the site at Redcar on Teesside.
But official receiver Ken Beasley said: "I cannot continue to draw on taxpayers' funds to keep the ovens operational when there is no realistic prospect a buyer will be found."
The Official Receiver said the drastic step was needed because there is "no realistic prospect" of finding a buyer for the site at Redcar.
The worst year on record was 2014, when 1,837 companies shut down, according to data from the Department of Registrar of Companies and Official Receiver.
A Oliver, Official Receiver and Trustee, LTADT, PO Box 4376, Companies House, Crown Way, Cardiff CF14 8JX.
Once the petition is presented and is then accepted by the Court a Official Receiver will be appointed Liquidator of the Company whose role is then to collect and realise all assets and pay all creditors.
The Official Receiver has been successful in securing company director disqualifications totalling 74 years for those involved in the scams.