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    International Restructuring Symposium

    International Restructuring Symposium

    Paris, France



    1. Promote European integration, in particular the capital market and banking unions, while supporting the role of the Paris financial centre as global leader;
    2. Restore confidence of international investors;
    3. Promote research to improve the quality of law and regulation.

    Keynote speakers (TBC)

    •    Mr Bruno Le Maire, Minister of the Economy and Finance, France
    •    Ms Mihaela Carpus Carcea, European Commission, DG Justice
    •    Mr Lionel Corre, Head of CIRI


    Master of Ceremony

    • Mrs Sophie Vermeille, President of Droit & Croissance / Rules for Growth


    Panel discussions

    1. For an efficient bankruptcy law in the context of the Banking Union and the Capital Markets Union - discussions following the draft directive of the EU Commission.



    • Mr Donald Bernstein, Partner at Davis Polk Wardell, New York Office
    • Mr Stephan Maudaus, Law professor, Martin-Luthier Unversity Halle-Wittenberg
    • Mr Nicolaes Tollenaar, Partner, RESOR N.V.
    • Mrs Sophie Vermeille, President of Droit & Croissance / Rules for Growth


    2. New challenges: valuations, priority rules and class distributions – are parties and Courts ready? An analysis in light of recent high profile cases.



    • Mr Georges Richelme, President of the Commercial courts of France
    • Mr Luciano Panzani, President, Court of Appeal of Rome
    • Mr Justice Snowden, High Court Judge of England and Wales

    3. New challenges for bond workouts and loan to own strategies - how far are those still possible? An analysis in the light of recent high profile cases.



    • Mr Stephen Portsmouth, Managing director, Société générale
    • Mrs Sarah Patterson, Law professor, London School of Economics
    • Mr Pierre Bourre, Partner, Attestor Capital LP


    For more information and to register visit:

    INSOL International Americas Conference 2018

    INSOL International Americas Conference 2018

    29-04-2018 to 01-05-2018
    Grand Hyatt Hotel, New York, USA

    Save the date for the INSOL International Americas Conference taking place for the first time in New York at the Grand Hyatt.  This will be a superb opportunity to meet colleagues from around the world in the vibrant city of New York. The Main Organising Committee and Educational Committee are starting to plan next year’s conference programme shortly. More information will be available in due course.
    R3 28th Annual Conference 2018 – Shaping the Agenda

    R3 28th Annual Conference 2018 – Shaping the Agenda

    23-05-2018 to 25-05-2018
    Vilamoura, Portugal

    R3 28th Annual Conference 2018 – SHAPING THE AGENDA
    Join restructuring and insolvency professionals to discuss the key issues of the day, the challenges faced and the future of the profession. The programme boasts a combination of technical updates, key note speakers, masterclass sessions, practical guidance and engaging speakers.

    A taster of sessions for 2018:
    • Brexit
    • The court system and insolvency
    • GDPR implementation (the General Data Protection Regulations)
    • Charities and the role of non-executive directors
    • Fraud
    • The restructuring landscape
    • Failed banks and what should we do
    Take advantage of our early bird offer, save up to £300 when you book by 31 January 2018!
    See website for further information and full T&Cs.