QUT is holding its international personal insolvency conference in Brisbane tomorrow and Friday – 8-9 September 2016 – with speakers presenting from the US, the UK, Europe, China, South Africa, Japan, New Zealand and more. Leading names in insolvency include Professors Jay Westbrook (US), Iain Ramsay (UK) and Ian Ramsay (Melbourne), along with Professor Rosalind […]
The conference dinner, held at the Crypt of St Etheldreda, London on 13 July 2016.
In 2014 the EU determined upon a new approach to insolvency law, to which its member states were to aim. The broad approach was to encourage entrepreneurial conduct, to attend to struggling businesses earlier, and the employees, and to diminish the stigma associated with business failure. The need for efficient recycling of assets was a […]
As your correspondent attends insolvency gatherings in England and Belgium, he thought it useful to gather together some related events and issues across the globe. UNCITRAL Model Law Working Group V met in New York in May 2016 and covered the cross-border insolvency of multinational enterprise groups; the recognition and enforcement of insolvency-derived judgements; and directors’ […]