The European Corporate Insolvency Conference: Restructuring the European Business Enterprise

Organised by Horst Eidenmüller and Kristen van Zwieten on Friday 8 May 2015, at St Hugh’s College, Oxford from 9.30am to 5.30pm

15.04.2015

 

  • On Friday 8 May 2015,
  • At St Hugh’s College, Oxford
  • From 9.30am to 5.30pm

 

Conference Programme

Opening Address

  • H. COLLINS (Acting Dean, Faculty of Law, University of Oxford)

 

THE EUROPEAN RESTRUCTURING RECOMMENDATION

Introduction and Recommendations

  • H. EIDENMÜLLER (Freshfields Professor of Commercial Law, University of Oxford)
  • K. VAN ZWIETEN (Clifford Chance Associate Professor of Law and Finance, University of Oxford)

Reception of the Recommendation in Member States

  • UK: J. PAYNE (University of Oxford), N. SEGAL (Freshfields, London)
  • Germany: S. MADAUS (University of Halle)
  • France: R. DAMMANN (Clifford Chance, Paris), S. VERMEILLE (DLA Piper, Paris)
  • Italy: L. STANGHELLINI (University of Florence)

 

THE REVISED EUROPEAN INSOLVENCY REGULATION

Introduction and Overview

  • S. FRISBY (University of Nottingham)
  • S. PATERSON (London School of Economics)

Scope of the revised Regulation

  • G. MOSS (South Square)
  • L. PLANK (Kirkland & Ellis, Munich)
  • B. WESSELS (Leiden Law School)

Jurisdiction under the revised Regulation

  • D. BURDETTE (Nottingham Trent University)
  • F. JACOBY (University of Bielefeld)
  • W.-G. RINGE (Copenhagen Business School, University of Oxford)

A Solution for Corporate Groups?

  • G. MCCORMACK (University of Leeds)
  • F. STEFFEK (Max Planck Institute, Hamburg)
  • C. THOLE (University of Tübingen)