Projects Sponsored by III

project application guidElines

June 2012
ALI-III Global Principles and Guidelines

2016
Global Rules on Conflict-of-Laws Matters in International Insolvency Cases of the American Law Institute and the International Insolvency Institute

May 2022
Joint ABLI & III Project

April 2020
Joint ABLI & III Project

To purchase Corporate Restructuring and Insolvency in Asia, please visit https://info.sal.org.sg/insolvency/

November 14-15, 2019
University of Miami School of Law and the University of Miami International & Comparative Law Review Second International and Comparative Insolvency Law Symposium

Click here to register and for more information.

September 20-21, 2019
Brooklyn Law School Global Bankruptcy Scholars Workshop

Click here to view photos from the event.

February 2-3, 2018
University of Texas, Austin, “Jay Lawrence Westbrook: Bankruptcy’s Universal Pragmatist” Conference

Co-sponsored with Texas Law Review Association. 

Bankruptcy's Universal Pragmatist is now live and accessible to the general public.   Please visit this link to purchase the book  https://doi.org/10.3998/mpub.114 .

February 2018
Ian Fletcher International Insolvency Law Moot

The Fletcher Moot aims to encourage the best and brightest students around the globe to learn about international insolvency law and international commercial litigation.

August 2017
Asian Principles of Restructuring Project

Joint project with the Asian Business Law Institute to publish Asian Principles of Restructuring

May 2017
The Impact of Brexit on Cross-Border Bankruptcy Practice

April 2017
The Impact of Brexit on Cross-Border Bankruptcy Practice

Roundtable discussion at Humboldt University

March 2017
Ian Fletcher International Insolvency Law Moot

The Fletcher Moot aims to encourage the best and brightest students around the globe to learn about international insolvency law and international commercial litigation.

February 2017
International Coordination of Secured Transactions Law Reforms

Conference hosted at Penn Law School
Click here to download the Model Provisions on Secured Transactions for Intermediated Securities

April 2015
German Bar Association Insolvency Wing

To provide support for the European Insolvency Regulation Program/Seminar to be held in Frankfurt, Germany in October 2015.

February 2015
William S. Richardson School of Law, University of Hawaii

To provide support for the Institute of Asian-Pacific Business Law (IAPBL) Japan Insolvency Law Symposium and Insolvency Roundtable in February 2015.

December 2014
E.U. Project

October 2014
William S. Richardson School of Law, University of Hawaii

To provide support for the Institute of Asian-Pacific Business Law (IAPBL) Hong Kong Symposium on October 10, 2014.

July 2014
Annika Wolf, European University Institute

Co-sponsorship of the European University Institute Conference in Florence, Italy.

June 2014
Duke University School of Law

To provide funding for a research assistant for an article tentatively titled “Macroprudential Regulation: Regulating the Financial System as a ‘System.’”

April 2014
University of Leiden School of Law, The Netherlands

To assist the growth of insolvency programs at the Leiden Conference by providing support for the publication of a book.

February 2014
Brooklyn Law School

Co-sponsorship with Brooklyn Law School of the Symposium on Choice of Law in Cross-Border Insolvency Cases.  Participants in the symposium prepare scholarly articles that are then published in the Brooklyn Journal of Corporate, Financial and Commercial Law.

February 2014
Duke University School of Law

To provide funding to continue research in to the systemic risks of insurance, in order to analyze how the nature of insurance regulation needs to be modernized to address systemic risk.

August 2013
Dr. Rosa Maria Lastra

To provide support for expenses of guest lecturer Dr. Rosa Maria Lastra at the University of Texas School of Law’s Spring 2014 program on SIFIs and international financial institutions in financial distress

June 2013
European Commission

Estimated support required for co-sponsorship of the European Commission Judicial Cooperation Project.

April 2013
Netherlands Association for Comparative and International Insolvency Law

Co-sponsor of the Conference on “Recovery and resolution of credit institutions and investment firms” which is jointly organized with the Hazelhoff Centre for Financial Law (HCFL) of Leiden Law School and the Netherlands Association for Comparative and International Insolvency Law (NACIIL).

May 2012
Netherlands Association for Comparative and Insolvency Law

Co-sponsorship with the Netherlands Association for Comparative and Insolvency Law (NACIIL) for the presentation of Dutch Training Centre for the Judiciary to introduce judges to the area of cross-border coordination.

February 2010
Ms. Maria Banda, JD Candidate, Harvard Law School

Ms. Banda will be compiling a database of Cross-Border Insolvencies filed in the European Union since the EU Regulation took effect.  The purpose of this database is to document the relationship between COMI factors, country of filing, and the courts’ decisions regarding COMI.

September 2009
International Insolvency Institute

To provide all III Sitting Judges with a complimentary copy of the III/ACB Sponsored Publication “International Cooperation in Bankruptcy and Insolvency” authored by Professor Bob Wessels, Judge Bruce A. Markell and Professor Jason Kilborn.

June 2009
University of Leiden School of Law, Dordrecht, The Netherlands

To procure professional editing services to edit the English language of a booklet that will include the notes and lectures of guest speakers to the Honours Class of Comparative and International Insolvency Law to be used for reference for future students.