January 19, 2018 – International restructuring symposium

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Keynote speakers

  • Mr Bruno Le Maire, French Minister of the Economy (TBC)
  • Ms Mihaela Carpus Carcea, Legislative officer, Directorate-General for Justice and Consumers, European Commission,
  • Mr Lionel Corre, Head of the Interministerial Commity for Industrial Restructuring, French Treasury, French Ministry for the Economy and Finance
  • Mr Thomas Andrieu, Head of the Civil Affairs and Seals Directorate, French Ministry of Justice

Master of ceremony

Mrs Sophie Vermeille, President of Droit & Croissance / Rules for Growth


3 panel discussions

First panel discussion

Automatic stay and secured creditors rights – where do we stand? – Discussions following the draft directive of the EU Commission and the on-going negotiations.

Speakers

  • Mr Donald Bernstein, Partner at Davis Polk Wardwell
  • Mr Stephan Madaus, Law professor, Martin-Luthier Unversity Halle-Wittenberg
  • Mr Nicolaes Tollenaar, Partner at RESOR N.V.
  • Mrs Sophie Vermeille, President of Droit & Croissance / Rules for Growth

Moderator

  • Mr Adrian Thery, Partner at Garrigues

Second panel discussion

New challenges: valuations, transparency priority rules and class distributions – are parties and Courts ready? Discussions following the draft directive of the EU Commission and the on-going negotiations.

Speakers

  • Mr Georges Richelme, President of the Commercial courts of France
  • Mr Luciano Panzani, President of the Court of Appeal of Rome
  • Mr Mikael Ouaniche, Financial expert at the Paris Court of Appeal, President of OCA
  • Mr Anthony Casey, Law professor, Chicago Law School

Moderator

  • Mrs Sophie Vermeille, President of Droit & Croissance / Rules for Growth

Third panel discussion

New challenges for bond workouts and loan to own strategies – how far are those still possible? An analysis in the light of recent high profile cases.

Speakers

  • Mr Stephen Portsmouth, Managing director at Société générale
  • Mrs Sarah Patterson, Law professor, London School of Economics
  • Mr Pierre Bour, Partner at Attestor Capital LP
  • Mr Kon Asimacopoulos, Partner at Kirkland & Ellis International LLP

Moderator

  • Mrs Julie Miecamp, Deputy Editor at Reorg Research

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Restructuring conference organized by the Think Tank Droit & Croissance / Rules for Growth
with the support of AFME, Davis Polk Wardwell, Louis Bachelier Institute and Reorg Research.

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