ABIS Second International Insolvency Symposium Features Airline Automotive and Retail Industry Experts Addressing Global Insolvency Problems
ABI’S SECOND INTERNATIONAL INSOLVENCY SYMPOSIUM FEATURES AIRLINE, AUTOMOTIVE AND RETAIL INDUSTRY EXPERTS ADDRESSING GLOBAL INSOLVENCY PROBLEMS
July 10, 2006, Alexandria, Va. — The American Bankruptcy Institute will hold its Second
Annual International Insolvency Conference on Sept. 8, 2006, at the
Savoy Hotel in
Timely topics for the panel sessions include:
“Chapter 15, the Model Law and the Statutory Instrument: Chapter 15 vs. Sec. 304” will be moderated by Howard Seife of Chadbourne & Parke, LLP (New York) and joined by panelists Bankruptcy Judge Robert Drain (New York), Ken Coleman of Allen & Overy (New York), Robert Elliott of Linklaters (London), Gareth Hughes of Ernst & Young (London) and Prof. Bob Wessels of the Vrije Universiteit (Amsterdam, Holland).
Lynn Hiestand of Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom (London) is moderating “International Insolvencies – The European Approach: How Will Greater Europe Respond to Developments in the U.S. and U.K.?” which will include panelists Lars Westpfahl of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer (Hamburg Germany), Helen Lee of Alvarez & Marsal LLC (Paris), Annerose Tashiro of Schultze & Braun (Achern, Germany) and Alain Le Berre of Close Brothers Corporate Finance (London).
'Sector Specialists – Automotive: The U.S. Automotive Industry in Crisis and the ‘Knock On’ Effect for Europe” will be moderated by Lyndon Norley of Kirkland & Ellis (London) and include panelists Simon Appell of Kroll (London), Christopher Schindler of BBK (Frankfurt, Germany) and Kimberley Rodriguez of Stout Risius Ross (Farmington Hills, Mich.).
Mick McLoughlin of KPMG
Ronald J. Silverman of Bingham
Registration cost for the program is just $295.
To find out more about ABI’s International Insolvency Symposium Conference, please visit www.abiworld.org/London06.
ABI is the largest multi-disciplinary, nonpartisan organization dedicated to research and education on matters related to insolvency. ABI was founded in 1982 to provide Congress and the public with unbiased analysis of bankruptcy issues. The ABI membership includes more than 11,500 attorneys, accountants, bankers, judges, professors, lenders, turnaround specialists and other bankruptcy professionals providing a forum for the exchange of ideas and information. For additional information on ABI, visit www.abiworld.org. For additional conference information, visit http://www.abiworld.org/conferences.html.