Effect of pending application for confidentiality order
15. (1) Section 723B(3) to (8) of the Companies Act 1985 (application for confidentiality order) continues to apply in relation to an application for a confidentiality order made before 1st October 2009.
(2) Paragraphs 12 to 14 (continuation of protection afforded by confidentiality orders) apply to a person in respect of whom such an application has been made, and has not been determined or withdrawn, as to a person in relation to whom a confidentiality order was in force immediately before that date.
(3) If the application is dismissed or withdrawn, those paragraphs cease to apply.
(4) If the application is successful, those paragraphs continue to apply as in the case of an individual in relation to whom a confidentiality order was in force immediately before 1st October 2009.