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Part of:
Cross Border Insolvency CPD Training Bundle
Categories:
Insolvency & Restructuring
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Cost:
  • FREE
Length:
30 minutes of audio
(+ optional 5 minute online quiz)
Plays on Computer:
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Course Aims:

This podcast aims to give the listener an overview of the current European restructuring model and looks at the incentives for out-of-court restructurings. It focuses on the new insolvency procedures in Europe and the trend for out-of-court actions before examining the balance between the two and the obstacles to out-of-court restructurings. the podcast concludes with a look at the different regimes in Europe.

Outcomes:
After completing the course you will:
  • Appreciate the origins of the current European restructuring and insolvency legislation;
  • Know the recent legislative reforms in Europe;
  • Be aware of the incentives for an out-of-court restructuring;
  • Know the current out-of-court trends;
  • Recognise the obstacles to an out-of-court restructuring;
  • Appreciate the contrast between the US and European approaches to this area.
Level:
Specialist Difficulty: 5 of 5
Classification:
Legal Principles
Practical Guide
Sources and References:
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This podcast looks at European out-of-court restructurings and compares them to court-driven insolvencies.

Podcast last reviewed: 2012-07-30

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