Understanding the New Bankruptcy Legislation and its Implications

Venue: New York City

Location: New York City, United States

Event Date/Time: Sep 14, 2005
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New changes to the bankruptcy act, signed into law in April 2005, will have considerable impact on business bankruptcies. Starting October 17, 2005 the updates to the U.S. bankruptcy laws take effect, becoming decidedly more creditor-friendly and filings under the new provisions will receive significantly less benefit from the whole process.

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Key Points of Discussion
What are the new provisions that impact commercial practice?
Discuss scope and purpose of the Financial Contract Legislation under Title IX
Hear the Judges perspective about limitations on discretion
Understand the impact on lenders and work out practices
Explore international proceedings under the new Chapter 15