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The wider context of the proposed one-year period of bankruptcy

Many less than 1% of bankrupts warrant an objection to discharge from their bankruptcy, trustees leave it til the last …

Pre-insolvency or restructuring professionals – “Pifors”

At a conference held on 24 March by the QUT Commercial and Property Law Research Centre, a presenter, Dr Georg …

INSOL Academics 2017

The INSOL Academics Colloquium was held over the weekend of 18-19 March 2017 in Sydney. The session covered a wide …

European Commission proposes new approach to business rescue in Europe

On 22 November 2016, the European Commission presented a set of new European rules for business insolvency which member states …

Convergence of insolvency frameworks within the European Union

In 2014 the EU determined upon a new approach to insolvency law, to which its member states were to aim. …