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ERA: Intensive Course on Cross-border Insolvency Proceedings


08 Jul 2019 to 10 Jul 2019



Event Description

Trier, 8-10 July 2019


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20% discount until 8 May 2019





The purpose of this course is to introduce lawyers to practical aspects of cross-border insolvency proceedings. Insolvency laws, EU legislation and major CJEU case law will be presented.

Key topics

  • Practical aspects of cross-border insolvency proceedings
  • Better applying the EU Insolvency Regulation, inter alia
    • Centre of main interest (COMI) and forum shopping
    • Coordination of proceedings
    • Insolvency,cross-border security and rights in rem
  • Presentation of the new Directive on insolvency, restructuring and second chance of 2019
  • Brexit and insolvency

Who should attend?

Lawyers practising or intending to practise in the field of insolvency law and insolvency administrators seeking an introduction to cross-border insolvency law.

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Social programme
After a day's intensive training, enjoy our varied social programme: the course dinner with fellow participants, wine-tasting in the Mosel vineyards and a tour of the historic city of Trier.

Language: English

Organiser: Academy of European Law (ERA), Dr Angelika Fuchs

Event number: 119B04





Rowan Aspinwall, Legal Director, DLA Piper, London

Thomas Bil, Senior Associate, RESOR, Amsterdam

Florian Bruder, Rechtsanwalt, Counsel, DLA Piper, Munich

Jens Haubold, Partner, Thümmel, Schütze & Partner, Stuttgart

Björn Laukemann, Senior Research Fellow, Max Planck Institute Luxembourg for International, European and Regulatory Procedural Law

Clara Mara-Marhuenda, Partner in the Dispute Resolution and Commercial & Insolvency Practices, Arendt & Medernach, Luxembourg

Grégory Minne, Partner in the Banking & Financial Services, the Bank Lending & Structured Finance and the Commercial & Insolvency Practices, Arendt & Medernach, Luxembourg

Nicolaes W.A. Tollenaar, Partner, RESOR, Amsterdam