11th Annual Conference

Columbia University
New York, USA
June 13-14, 2011

Conference Co-Chairs 

John A. Barrett, Fulbright & Jaworski LLP, Houston
E. Bruce Leonard, Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP, Toronto

Summary of Contents

Panel Presentations    

  • Too Big to Fail: Insolvencies of Major Financial Institutions
  • Reforming the E.U. Regulation on Insolvency Proceedings
  • The Lehman Brothers Saga: International Issues and Conflicts 
  • Using ADR to Manage and Prevent Insolvency 
  • Coordinating Corporate Group Insolvencies Across National Borders 
  • Concrete Developments in the World of Court-to-Court Communications 
  • International Insolvencies of Latin American Companies 
  • Contrasting Reorganizational Systems: How Reorganizations Work Around the World 
  • Sovereign Debt Challenges in the Eurozone and the Looming Challenge of Reforming SOE’s 
  • Sales of Businesses in Insolvency Cases Worldwide: Clear or Not-so-Clear Title? 
  • RGetting Your Money out from Behind the Great Wall 
  • Preserving Going Concern Values: Developing D&O Guidelines 

Conference Sponsors

The International Insolvency Institute gratefully acknowledges the generous support for our Eleventh Annual Conference in New York for the following Sponsors.

International Women’s Insolvency and Restructuring Confederation | Judith Elkin, Chair, New York
Fulbright & Jaworski LLP | John A. Barrett, Houston; Evelyn H. Biery, Houston; Zack A. Clement, Houston

Cassels Brock & Blackwell | Bruce Leonard, Toronto; William J. Burden, Toronto

Alston & Bird LLP | J. William Boone, Atlanta
Law Business Research, London | Callum Campbell
Stutman, Treister & Glatt | Hon. Ralph R. Mabey, Salt Lake City; Isaac M. Pachulski, Los Angeles    
SNR Denton | Robert B. Millner, Chicago; Nigel Barnett, London; Mark B. Andrews, London
Practical Law Company, London | Antony Dine

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer | Nicholas A. Segal, London