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San Francisco: is a worldwide moratorium a pipedream?

By Kyriaki Karadelis

03 March 2017

San Francisco: is a worldwide moratorium a pipedream? San Francisco, Golden Gate Bridge at dusk isStock.com/kjschoen

Can a bankruptcy court’s worldwide stay ever really be enforced? Speakers at the National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges (NCBJ) in San Francisco considered this and other relief available in the context of Chapter 15 cases, in a session looking at where US and foreign insolvency laws have clashed.