Ross Parsons Centre Law & Business seminar: The New Small Business Debtor in Possession Regime – Can it be made to work?

Ross Parsons Centre Law & Business seminar: The New Small Business Debtor in Possession Regime – Can it be made to work? Speakers: Eddie Griffith, Partner and Turnaround Practitioner, ReGroup Solutions Eddie has over 20 years’ experience in business recovery, insolvency and turnaround management. Originally commencing at a top 4 firm in the UK, Eddie …

Ross Parsons Centre Law & Business seminar: Re-examining India’s insolvency regime under the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code

Ross Parsons Centre Law & Business seminar: Re-examining India’s insolvency regime under the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code This presentation examines the India’s journey in corporate insolvency law reform culminating in the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC). The presentation will critically discuss the law, including recent changes as well as discussing future challenges. Presenter: Preeti Nalavadi, …

Ross Parsons Centre Law & Business seminar: Recent Cases on PPSA Fundamentals

Ross Parsons Centre Law & Business seminar: Recent Cases on PPSA Fundamentals This webinar will examine two recent decisions of the Supreme Court of Victoria: Jayfield Pty Ltd v Cussen [2020] VSC 380 and Tasman Logistics Services Pty Ltd v Seaco Global Aust Pty Ltd (2020) 60 VR 252. Adam Waldman will identify key takeaways concerning …

Ross Parsons Centre Law & Business seminar: Singapore’s insolvency reforms

Ross Parsons Centre Law & Business seminar: Singapore’s insolvency reforms This webinar will discuss Singapore’s Insolvency, Restructuring and Dissolution Act 2018 (which commenced in July 2020). Our speaker will discuss the main features of the law, as well as COVID specific insolvency reforms (including simplified liquidation). Our presenter is Aurelio Gurrea-Martínez, Assistant Professor of Law …

Ross Parsons Centre Law & Business seminar: SME Restructuring and Insolvency

Ross Parsons Centre Law & Business seminar: SME Restructuring and Insolvency This webinar will discuss proposed reforms to assist small and medium enterprises (SMEs) with dealing with financial distress through restructuring and insolvency processes. SMEs make up a large part of the economy, and yet many small businesses face difficulties navigating through insolvency and restructuring …

Ross Parsons Centre Law & Business seminar: Judicial oversight of insolvency practitioner discretions

Ross Parsons Centre Law & Business seminar: Judicial oversight of insolvency practitioner discretions In this webinar, we discuss explores the use of discretion exercised by insolvency practitioners in making commercial decisions, and the grounds on which they may be challenged in court. Presenter: Dr John Wood, Lecturer, School of Law and Social Science, University of …

Ross Parsons Centre, Downtown Law and Business Webinar: So It’s Just Random Then? Challenges to Judicial Co-Operation in the EU – Perspectives from the JCOERE Project

Ross Parsons Centre, Downtown Law and Business Webinar: So It’s Just Random Then? Challenges to Judicial Co-Operation in the EU – Perspectives from the JCOERE Project This webinar will discuss a major cross-border insolvency research project that is being undertaken by University College Cork in Ireland. The project, JCOERE (Judicial Co-Operation supporting Economic Recovery in …

Ross Parsons Centre Law & Business seminar: Employees duties under Ch2D of the Corporations Act

Ross Parsons Centre Law & Business seminar: Employees duties under Ch2D of the Corporations Act The Corporations Act 2001 (Cth) provides significant regulation of the behaviour of directors and officers, particularly through the duties outlined in Chapter 2D. Of those provisions, sections 182 and 183 also apply to ‘employees’, a term not defined in the Act. As …