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“The whole COMI concept is one where the jury is still out”: An interview with retired SDNY bankruptcy judge Robert Gerber

By Dominic Lawson

01 August 2018

GRR met retired judge Robert Gerber, formerly of the US Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York, as he gave his thoughts on how cross-border bankruptcy cases have evolved over time, and outlined his concerns about the use of the concept of the centre of main interests (COMI) in international insolvency proceedings.