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Liquidator of BVI companies files Chapter 15 to investigate them

The liquidator of two British Virgin Islands companies has filed a Chapter 15 petition in New York in pursuit of information about their US assets and operations.

Washington, DC: The politics of oil and gas restructuring

New York Court approves Cypriot shipper’s liquidation

Washington, DC: European Banking Union – a job for a Marvel hero?

Gibraltarian recognition opts for EU regulation over new UNCITRAL regime

Pillsbury poaches partner from McKool Smith in Houston

A lawyer who worked on one of the first transnational involuntary liquidations in the US, Hugh Ray III, has joined Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman as a partner in the firm’s Houston insolvency and restructuring practice.

EU court rejects damages claims over Cypriot bank restructuring

The Court of Justice of the European Union has dismissed a set of compensation claims for losses incurred as a result of the restructuring of two Cypriot banks in 2013, overturning an earlier ruling by the EU’s General Court that found it lacked jurisdiction to hear the cases.

Hanjin lien holders appeal New Jersey court’s ruling that they can’t navigate around Chapter 15

A group of maritime lien creditors has lodged an appeal against a decision by the New Jersey District Court denying their request to circumvent bankrupt Korean cargo shipper Hanjin’s Chapter 15 protections in order to arrest its ships.

A golden age for China’s bankruptcy law?

Year-on-year drops in economic growth and a ballooning debt bubble have placed China in a debt-to-GDP “danger zone”, similar to Japan in the late 1980s, and the UK and US ahead of 2008. With a banking crisis potentially on the horizon, the International Insolvency Institute (III) gathered a selection of speakers from around the world to examine the challenges facing China and its trading partners in this new era.

Kilpatrick Townsend partner joins Nelson Mullins in Nashville

Shane Ramsey has left Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton in New York to join Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough as a partner in its bankruptcy, restructuring and creditors’ rights team in Nashville.

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