If this email is not displayed correctly please click here

Insolvency & Restructuring

08 February 2019
Bart Heynickx Is ECJ jurisprudence torpedoing Belgian insolvency law?

Belgium - ALTIUS

The European Court of Justice appears likely to rule that the Belgian reorganisation framework infringes the EU Transfer of Undertakings Directive with regard to the transfer of personnel. If the option to transfer only a portion of staff is no longer available in Belgian reorganisation proceedings, companies will have no choice but to formally file for bankruptcy, which is exactly the issue that the legislature and the labour unions had hoped to avoid when introducing this mechanism into Belgian law.

Author: Bart Heynickx
Read more

Recent updates

Tan Meiyen Restructuring and insolvency cases following recent amendments to Companies Act

Singapore - Oon & Bazul LLP

Authors: Tan Meiyen, Thenuga Vijakumar, Dennis Oh
Beat Mumenthaler Debt enforcement and bankruptcy law revisions enter into force

Switzerland - Pestalozzi Attorneys at Law Ltd

Authors: Beat Mumenthaler, Lukas Rusch
PierDanilo Beltrami Loans granted by shareholders of companies in crisis – evolution of rules and interpretation of problems

Italy - Lombardi Segni e Associati

Author: PierDanilo Beltrami
Mathew Newman Royal Court issues letter of request to High Court

Guernsey - Ogier

Authors: Mathew Newman, Sam Dingle
Andreas Erotocritou Schemes of arrangement and recent statutory amendments

Cyprus - AG Erotocritou LLC

Authors: Andreas Erotocritou, Alexis Erotocritou

ONLINE MEDIA PARTNERS