Impact of Chapter 11 on International Insolvency Laws, Intellectual Property, Key Cross-Border Cases and More to Be Discussed at ABI's Virtual International Insolvency & Restructuring Symposium + Cross-Border Insolvency Program Nov. 17-19

Impact of Chapter 11 on International Insolvency Laws, Intellectual Property, Key Cross-Border Cases and More to Be Discussed at ABI's Virtual International Insolvency & Restructuring Symposium + Cross-Border Insolvency Program Nov. 17-19

Alexandria, Va. — The American Bankruptcy Institute (ABI) will be holding a virtual international event Nov. 17-19 that will combine ABI’s International Insolvency & Restructuring Symposium partners — American College of Bankruptcy, International Insolvency Institute (III), TMA Europe, INSOL and IWIRC — with ABI’s annual Cross-Border Insolvency Program to discuss key issues facing global restructuring professionals. Presented on ABI's innovative online platform, sessions during the three-day event will include the annual "America Now" update with U.S. bankruptcy judges from key jurisdictions, a "Far East" update and a session on what to expect in 2022, all without crossing time zones. The advisory board for the program includes ABI Vice President-International Stephen D. Lerner of Squire Patton Boggs (Cincinnati), Kyle James Ortiz of Togut, Segal & Segal LLP (New York), Frank Spizzirri of Audax Law (Toronto), ABI Executive Director Amy A. Quackenboss (Alexandria, Va.) and Ian G. Williams of Williams Consulting International (London). Content partners for the symposium are IWIRC, the International Insolvency Institute, INSOL and TMA Europe.

Sessions include:

  • How Do Organizations (Even in a Crisis) Benefit from ESG (Environment, Social and Corporate Governance)?
  • Far East Panel
  • America Now! Views from the Bench
  • UNCITRAL Working Group V Updates
  • Intellectual Property
  • Cross-Border Case Law Updates
  • Around the World in 60 Minutes: Perspectives from the Bench and Bar on Recent Insolvency Law Reform
  • The Impact of U.S. Chapter 11 on Recently Enacted Insolvency Laws in Europe and Elsewhere
  • Brazilian Adoption of UNCITRAL
  • Greensill Capital Case Study

For more information on attending ABI's virtual International Insolvency & Restructuring Symposium + Cross-Border Insolvency Program, please click here. For members of the press looking to attend, please contact John Hartgen at (+1) 703-894-5935 or [email protected]

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