7 March 2007 – Maximising Value Through Restructuring – A Series of Seminars on Corporate Insolvency

The Insolvency Practitioners Association of Singapore Limited (IPAS) will be organising a series of seminars on corporate insolvency bearing the theme “Maximising Value Through Restructuring”. This seminar, supported by the Insolvency & Public Trustee’s Office, will focus on a comparative study of the insolvency and corporate restructuring regimes in England & Wales, Australia and the United States and also touch on legal reforms in the various jurisdictions. The intention is to generate discussion on possible reforms in Singapore.

The speakers are Mr Hubert Picarda QC, a leading insolvency law expert in the UK; Mr Richard Fisher, a partner in Blake Dawson Waldron; and Professor Gerard McCormack, Professor of Law at the University of Manchester and Visiting Professor at the National University of Singapore.

Topics include: “Insolvency And Corporate Restructuring Reforms In England And Wales”, “The Australian Reforms” and “Chapter 11 & The Singapore System – A Comparative Study”. The seminar will conclude with a panel discussion and forum comprising the speakers and leading practitioners.

For more details or to register, please click here.