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Europe column: NK v BNP Paribas Fortis – Insolvency Regulation or Brussels I regulation?

By Bob Wessels

11 February 2019

Europe column: NK v BNP Paribas Fortis – Insolvency Regulation or Brussels I regulation? Bob Wessels and Gert-Jan Boon

Bob Wessels, professor emeritus of international insolvency law at Leiden University and expert counsel to the European Commission, and Gert-Jan Boon, researcher/lecturer at Leiden University, discuss the fallout from the 6 February decision of the Court of Justice of the EU that a Dutch so-called Peeters-Gatzen action falls within scope of the Brussels I Regulation.