5th Annual III Conference 2005

Fordham University School of Law,
New York City, USA
June 6 – 7, 2005

Conference Co-Chairs

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

Summary of Contents

Panel Presentations         

  • Co-ordinating Fractious International Cases.
  • Cirque Du Monde: Juggling Money and Liability in an International Insolvency Case: Responsibilities of Directors and Officers in Insolvency and Pre-Insolvency Situations Worldwide.
  • The Good, The Bad and The Ugly: Insolvency and Restructuring in Latin America.
  • Current Trends in Europe and The New European Union System for Financial Difficulties of Financial Institutions.
  • Commercial Fraud: Insolvency Issues and Remedies
  • The III Gold Medal Prize in International Insolvency Research.
  • The World’s Most Important Current International Insolvency Cases.
  • The Great III 2005 Debate: Resolved that London Should be The Insolvency Court for The World.
  • Parmalat: Tensions in International Restructurings.
  • The Yukos Experience: A Russian Reorganization in Houston.
  • Developments and Trends in Asian Insolvencies.
  • Principles for Debtor-in-Possession Financing in International Cases.
  • Tax Priorities in Worldwide Bankruptcy Legislation.