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Europe column: OHADA and the EU

By Bob Wessels

07 June 2016

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Bob Wessels, professor emeritus of international insolvency law at the University of Leiden, discusses the recent adoption by 17 African countries of a harmonised insolvency framework based on the UNCITRAL Model Law, and compares it to the EU’s current policy of “creeping” convergence.