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German Bar Association Congress: Are EU harmonisation efforts "using a sledgehammer to crack a nut"?

By Benjamin Clarke

19 July 2017

German Bar Association Congress: Are EU harmonisation efforts "using a sledgehammer to crack a nut"? Grand Place, Brussels iStock.com/repistu

The European Commission is conducting its harmonisation of restructuring law across the EU by "using a sledgehammer to crack a nut" according to a speaker at the German Bar Association's sixth European Insolvency and Restructuring congress in Belgium.