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Europe column: Modified universalism – what’s in a name?

By Bob Wessels

02 October 2018

Bob Wessels, professor emeritus of international insolvency law at Leiden University and expert counsel on restructuring and insolvency to the European Commission, discusses the theory of modified universalism as a way of governing cross-border insolvency, and whether this terminology is correct for the EU.

Europe column: Modified universalism – what’s in a name? Bob Wessels