Global Restructuring Review - Cross-border restructuring and insolvency legal news, features and events
11 November 2015
Widening the door for more non-US companies to seek recognition of cross-border bankruptcies in New York, a US bankruptcy court has found that New York choice of law and forum selection clauses in a Singaporean company’s indentures satisfied the Second Circuit’s much-criticised US property requirement for a Chapter 15 filing.
10 November 2015
Linklaters has hired a new head of restructuring and insolvency in New York from Willkie Farr & Gallagher.
29 October 2015
Kelly Naphtali has left Lipman Karas to join Kirkland & Ellis as a partner in Hong Kong.
26 October 2015
Australian firm Corrs Chambers Westgarth has appointed Michelle Dean as special counsel in its Perth office.
15 October 2015
A US judge who presided over the 2011 municipal bankruptcy of Jefferson County, Alabama, has retired from the bench and joined law firm Bailey & Glasser as a partner in Washington, DC.