Companies Act 2014


Actions against company stayed on winding-up order

678. (1) When in relation to a company—

(a) a winding-up order has been made,

(b) a provisional liquidator has been appointed, or

(c) a resolution for voluntary winding up has been passed,

no action or proceeding shall be proceeded with or commenced against the company except by leave of the court and subject to such terms as the court may impose.

(2) Subsection (1) shall not apply to the taking of proceedings before the F415[Workplace Relations Commission].




Substituted (21.08.2020) by Companies (Miscellaneous Provisions (Covid-19) Act 2020 (9/2020), s. 17, S.I. No. 320 of 2020.

Editorial Notes:


Previous affecting provision: functions transferred and “Employment Appeals Tribunal” construed by Workplace Relations Act 2015 (16/2015), s. 66, not commenced; “Employment Appeals Tribunal” substituted as per F-note above.