The European Insolvency Regulation and Implementing Legislations. A Commentary

We are pleased to announce that Prof. Anna Hrycaj is the co-author of the book entitled “The European Insolvency Regulation and Implementing Legislations. A Commentary” (edited by Prof. Gilles Cuniberti, Prof. Antonio Leandro). The book has been published by Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd.

EECC Conference 2024 - Krakow, Poland

Join us at INSOL Europe Eastern European Countries’ Committee Conference, Thursday 13 & Friday 14 June 2024, Krakow, Poland.

International Conference: Social and Economic Aspects of Court and Out-of-Court Restructuring

We are pleased to announce that Lazarski University in Warsaw invites all interested scholars, practitioners and representatives of the judiciary, the legislature and the executive to a International Conference titled: "Social and Economic Aspects of Court and Out-of-Court Restructuring".

 

 

The report on the international conference "Preventive Restructuring in Europe. The PRD at Five: from Policy to Practice".

On 17-18 April, a conference on the implementation of the EU Preventive Restructuring Directive (PRD) organized by CERIL - Conference on European Restructuring and Insolvency Law was held at Mykolas Romeris University in Vilnius (MRU, Mykolas Romeris University). During the two-day conference, the experiences of individual EU Member States in the process of implementing the Preventive Restructuring Directive and the application of the implemented solutions were presented.      

The conference was attended by members of the Institute of Bankruptcy, Restructuring and Insolvency Law - Prof. Anna Hrycaj and Dr. Bartosz Sierakowski.  It was the second visit of representatives of our Institute to...

CERIL and MRU Conference: Preventive Restructuring in Europe. The PRD at five: from Policy to Practice

CERIL international conference, scheduled for Wednesday 17 and Thursday 18 April 2024, will focus on: Preventive Restructuring in Europe. Five years after its adoption, most EU Member States have implemented the PRD 2019, while also inspiring reforms in several other European countries.

Drawing on restructuring experiences gained in the last years, this conference reviews key aspects topics of the new restructuring frameworks. In addition, it explores the resilience of the restructuring frameworks in times of economic and geopolitical uncertainties.

IPUiR Members' International Research Internships

We would like to invite you to read the report on research internships at Vilnius universities (Lithuania) by members of the Institute of Bankruptcy and Restructuring Law and Insolvency Research at Lazarski University.

Supervision of the bankruptcy trustee, costs of bankruptcy proceedings and remuneration of the bankruptcy trustee – comparative legal analysis on the basis of Lithuanian and Polish law

We are pleased to announce that Lazarski University in Warsaw and Mykolas Romeris University - School of Law (Vilnius) invite all interested scholars, practitioners and representatives of the judiciary, the legislature and the executive to a Polish-Lithuanian seminar titled: "Supervision of the bankruptcy trustee, costs of bankruptcy proceedings and remuneration of the bankruptcy trustee – comparative legal analysis on the basis of Lithuanian and Polish law".

 

 

 

 

"Bankruptcy proceedings in the courts' practice" has been published

The Publishing House of the Institute of Justice has published a book entitled "Bankruptcy proceedings in the courts' practice" by Prof. Anna Hrycaj, Dr. Patryk Filipiak, Dr. Bartosz Sierakowski and Jakub Rak.

AI in Law Congress

The AI in Law Congress is an event addressed to people who are interested in the application of artificial intelligence solutions in the field of justice and the legal professions as well as a wide range of enthusiasts seeking information about this dynamically developing technology and its legal aspects. The conference will create a platform for discussion, sharing experience, exploration of new technologies and networking.

 

INSOL San Diego 2024

Join us at INSOL San Diego 2024, where you can explore a comprehensive lineup of essential technical topics crucial for navigating complex scenarios. Our conference presents a one-of-a-kind chance to personally engage with the global insolvency and restructuring community. Be prepared for incisive content, relevant debate and valuable insight with senior thought leaders from across the sector, presenting ideas and engaging in conversation.

The article by Dr. A. Hrycaj and Dr. P. Filipiak entitled "Issuing, justifying and signing decisions in insolvency and restructuring proceedings" has been published

The latest issue of "Polskie Proces Cywilny" published an article by Prof. Hrycaj and Dr. Filipiak on the principles of issuing, justifying and signing decisions in insolvency and restructuring proceedings.

INSOL Tokyo 2023

Where: Tokyo, Japan *** Where: 11-13 September 2023

 

Special complexities surrounding crypto insolvencies

INSOL International / World Bank Group L&R Webinar: Special complexities surrounding crypto insolvencies

 

INSOL Europe Annual Congress 2024: Sorrento, Italy

Where: Sorrento, Italy *** When: 3-6 October 2024

 

The book by Dr. Bartosz Sierakowski entitled "Obligations of the bankruptcy estate" (Warsaw 2023)

Wolters Kluwer Polska has published a monograph by Dr. Bartosz Sierakowski, Deputy Director of the Institute for Bankruptcy and Restructuring Law and Insolvency Research.

Subsidiary liability of shareholders and directors: Ukrainian and Polish perspectives

We cordially invite anyone who may be interested to participate in the online seminar on: "Subsidiary liability of shareholders and directors: Ukrainian and Polish perspectives".

 

 

 

 

INSOL Europe EECC Conference 2023

After years of e-events, e-conferences, e-things, it is such a pleasure to have the opportunity to host the Eastern European Countries’ Committee Conference in the beautiful city of Vilnius, not in the metaverse.

 

INSOL Europe Annual Congress 2023

Where: Amsterdam, The Netherlands *** When: 12-15 October 2023

 

INSOL Europe Academic Conference 2023

Where: Amsterdam, The Netherlands *** When: 11-12 October 2023

 

EU sanctions against Russia and their effects on the bankruptcies of EU-based enterprises

We cordially invite anyone who may be interested to participate in the online seminar on: "EU sanctions against Russia

and their effects on the bankruptcies of EU-based enterprises".

 

 

 

 

Program CERIL Conference on Harmonisation of EU Insolvency Law

Where: Leiden, The Netherlands *** When: 20-21 April 2023

 

EU sanctions against Russia and their effects on the bankruptcies of EU-based enterprises

Lazarski University in Warsaw, Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań and the Conference on European Restructuring and Insolvency Law (CERIL) are organizing a seminar for academics, practitioners and members of the judiciary, legislative and executive authorities, on the impact of sanctions against Russia on the health of EU companies.

The EU restrictive measures (the sanctions) against Russia: Can insolvency proceedings be opened when economic resources and funds have been frozen by sanctions?

Russia's aggression against Ukraine resulted in the introduction of restrictive measures against entities associated with the Russian Federation both at the European Union level and in the Member States. The restrictive measures may apply to both natural and legal persons. One of the consequences of subjecting a given entity to restrictive measures is the freezing of funds and economic resources. Most often, the freezing of funds and economic resources means that such an entity is unable to continue its economic activity, loses financial liquidity, and, consequently, it should be declared bankrupt. European law understands the freezing of economic resources very broadly; it means preventing...

INSOL Europe Annual Congress 2022: Dubrovnik, Croatia

Registration is now open for the INSOL Europe Academic Forum's 18th annual conference, which will be held in Dubrovnik, Croatia, on Wednesday 5 October – Thursday 6 October 2022.

The overall academic conference's theme will be “Insolvency Law in Times of Crisis”.

Guide on the Treatment of Insolvent Micro and Small Enterprises in Asia

The Guide on the Treatment of Insolvent Micro and Small Enterprises in Asia (Guide) is produced under the Asian Principles of Business Restructuring project jointly undertaken by the Asian Business Law Institute and the International Insolvency Institute. It is the first published Guide that will collectively form the Asian Principles of Business Restrucuring

 

European Insolvency Proceedings Commentary on Regulation (EU) 2015/848 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 20 May 2015 on Insolvency Proceedings (Recast)

We are excited to announce a new book 'European Insolvency Proceedings Commentary on Regulation (EU) 2015/848 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 20 May 2015 on Insolvency Proceedings (Recast)’, edited by Anna Hrycaj & Patryk Filipiak

INSOL London 2022. The global event for the insolvency and restructuring profession

In June 2022, INSOL International will be holding its annual conference, which is the excellent opportunity to listen, learn, share, and network in person with the world’s insolvency and restructuring community.

 

INSOL Europe Annual Congress 2022

INSOL Europe invites to attend next and 40th Annual Congress in Dublin (Ireland) from 3-6 March 2022.

This Congress marks the end of INSOL Europe's 40th anniversary year and will be the first ‘real time’ event that we have organised in nearly two years since the COVID-19 pandemic descended upon us.

 

 

Bankruptcy and restructuring proceedings from the legal and economic perspective - 1st Conference of Doctoral Students of social sciences in the field of bankruptcy, restructuring law and insolvency research

We cordially invite anyone who may be interested to participate in the 1st Conference of Doctoral Students of social sciences in the field of bankruptcy, restructuring law and insolvency research titled "Bankruptcy and restructuring proceedings from the legal and economic perspective".

 

The conference is the first, interacademic event organised entirely by doctoral students and dedicated to them.

 

We invite doctoral students who conduct their research in the field of social and economic sciences concerning issues of bankruptcy, insolvency and restructuring of entities and natural persons who do not conduct economic activity, to participate in the conference. The conference is to enable...

ONLINE COURSE: Spreadsheet for a repayment plan in consumer bankruptcy (3rd edition)

Zapraszamy do udziału w szkoleniu z obsługi arkusza kalkulacyjnego do przygotowania planu spłaty wierzycieli w upadłości konsumenckiej. Celem szkolenia jest nabycie przez doradców restrukturyzacyjnych i ich współpracowników oraz sędziów i asystentów umiejętności pracy przy wykorzystaniu arkusza Ms Excel do przygotowania danych niezbędnych do zastosowania art. 495[14] oraz art. 495[15] Prawa upadłościowego.

ONLINE COURSE: Financing the restructuring process - state aid for rescuing or restructuring of business entities

Zapraszamy do udziału w szkoleniu "Finansowanie restrukturyzacji – pomoc publiczna w celu ratowania lub restrukturyzacji przedsiębiorców".

INSOL Virtual Conference 2021

In June 2021, INSOL International will be holding its second major virtual conference, delivering three days of content across three different time zones.

 

Public Creditors in Preventive Restructuring Frameworks: Considerations in the light of the Pandemic Crisis

INSOL Europe's Academic Forum invites on an online lecture by Professor N. Bermejo, on the topic of "Public Creditors in Preventive Restructuring Frameworks: Considerations in the light of the Pandemic Crisis", to be held online on 20 May 2021.

 

ONLINE COURSE: Spreadsheet for a repayment plan in consumer bankruptcy (2nd edition)

Zapraszamy do udziału w szkoleniu z obsługi arkusza kalkulacyjnego do przygotowania planu spłaty wierzycieli w upadłości konsumenckiej. Celem szkolenia jest nabycie przez doradców restrukturyzacyjnych i ich współpracowników oraz sędziów i asystentów umiejętności pracy przy wykorzystaniu arkusza Ms Excel do przygotowania danych niezbędnych do zastosowania art. 495[14] oraz art. 495[15] Prawa upadłościowego.

ONLINE COURSE: The influence of bankruptcy and restructuring on cases in civil proceedings

Szkolenie ma wymiar praktyczny. Zostanie przeprowadzone w oparciu o przygotowany kazus.

WEBINAR: Accountancy for lawyers (ballance and fixed assets)

Celem cyklu szkoleń "Rachunkowośc dla prawnków" jest usystematyzowanie i pogłębienie wiedzy uczestników w zakresie interpretacji poszczególnych informacji pochodzących ze sprawozdań finansowych oraz wsparcie uczestników w relacjach z działami finansowo-księgowymi.

 

Tematyka szkolenia ogniskuje się wokół zagadnienia aktywów trwałych.

 

INSOL Europe and INSOL International Online Seminar - 15 APRIL 2021

INSOL International and INSOL Europe will present an online seminar on 15 April 2021. The seminar will address global hot-topics, looking at digital assets and insolvency and Covid-19 national temporary legislation. This is a great opportunity to focus on the things that matter most in the global economy right now and hear from thought leaders from across the globe.

 

You can book here: eu.eventscloud.com/website/4177/

 

INSOL Europe: Spring Online Conference 2021

INSOL Europe which focuses on business recovery, insolvency issues and facilitating the exchange of information and ideas amongst its members and other international bodies is now holding new Spring Online Conference. The event will take place on March 4th, 2021 and March 18th, 2021.

 

You can book here: www.insol-europe.org/events/book/276

 

The principles of liquidation of bankruptcy estate in consumer bankruptcy

In order to unificate and facilitate the course of bankruptcy proceedings, we present below the principles for procedures in liquidation of the bankruptcy estate pursuant to art 491 (11a) of the Bankruptcy Law. The principles have been formulated with emphasis put on the creditors’ right to bring an action and lay complaints.

The trustee’s files and the court files in consumer bankruptcy proceedings

After amendments of provisions concerning consumer bankruptcy many judges and trustees are in doubt about which documents should remain in the trustee’s files and which are to be referred to the court. Therefore, below, we present guidelines which were prepared together with bankruptcy judges, regarding keeping the trustee’s files and the reduction in the number of documents referred to the court.

Will the simplified restructuring proceedings stay in Polish legislation for good? The draft act is ready.

The analysis of the Court and Business Gazette (Monitor Sądowy i Gospodarczy) leads to a conclusion that for the last half-year the entities struggling with insolvency have usually been using the so-called simplified restructuring proceedings. Do such proceedings, however, stand any chance to become a fixed part of the restructuring process?

INSOL Europe - EECC 2020 - Kyiv, Ukraine (21-22 May 2020)

Eastern European countries' committee conference with the title: "Tectonic Changes in Ukrainian and International Insolvency".

More information you will find here: www.insol-europe.org/events/0/start_date/asc/2020

INSOL Europe Annual Congress 2020 - Sorrento, Italy (1-4 October 2020)

INSOL Europe which focuses on business recovery, insolvency issues and facilitating the exchange of information and ideas amongst its members and other international bodies is now holding the Annual Congress from 1 to 4 October 2020 in Sorrento (Italy).

Expect a tempting technical programme. An enriching plethora of debates and discussions under the visionary overall theme “Towards a New World”.

 

The Colloquium organised by International Exchange of Experience on Insolvency Law (IEEI)

The next Colloquium organised by International Exchange of Experience on Insolvency Law (IEEI) will be held in Milan on 13-15 May 2020. During the Colloquium, there are planned to be extra-curricular activities on insolvency law related topics. The exact program will be published soon.

 

Please confirm your attendance no later than by mid-February 2020 by email to Isabella Mazzone isabella.mazzone@rccdlex.com Please add Andreas Remmert, Caterina and Antonio as "cc:" remmert-andreas@bgh.bund.de; caterinamacchi18@gmail.com; antonio.azzara@gmail.com.

The event will take place in the city centre a few steps away from Piazza Duomo: www.palazzogiureconsulti.it/en

Restructuring and Insolvency within the EU

This conference organised in cooperation with INSOL Europe Academic Forum aims to meet the requirements of insolvency lawyers to stay informed on the latest developments in jurisprudence and legislation in restructuring and insolvency matters at EU level.

Main topics: (i) the new EU Directive on Restructuring and Insolvency, (ii) recent CJEU case law, (iii) post-Brexit implications.

INSOL UNCITRAL Webinar

The webinar organized by INSOL International will focus on 'Developments at UNCITRAL Working Group V, with the focus on the UNCITRAL Model Law on Recognition and Enforcement of Insolvency-Related Judgments'. The panel’s discussion will concerns mainly the best practice, how the Model Laws have been implemented and what are their current limitations. During the debate, there will be an opportunity to ask the Working Group V speakers bothering questions about the Model Law, the Rule in Gibbs, Working Group V developments and some others.

We improve restructuring - Conference

Public and nationwide debate concerning restructuring and bankruptcy and about the implementation of the Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on preventive restructuring frameworks, second chance and measures to increase the efficiency of restructuring, insolvency and discharge procedures.

 

Consumer bankruptcy after the amendment

In July 2019 the Sejm passed an act amending the Bankruptcy Law, which provides for significant changes in the scope of insolvency proceedings of persons who do not conduct business activity.

Methods of receivers and supervisors work in bankruptcy and restructuring proceedings

Methodology for preparing application and letters from the temporary court supervisor and the temporary administrator in security proceedings at the stage of examining the bankruptcy petition and restructuring application as well as letters from the trustee, administrator and court supervisor immediately after the initiation of the bankruptcy or restructuring procedure. Training No. 1 as part of the project.

P. R. China One Day Seminars - Shanghai

On 16th October 2019 in Shanghai, INSOL International organizes China One Day Seminar. Professor Li Shuguang, Helena Huang and Andrew Koo will lead an event on the key issues in cross-border restructuring and Asian insolvency, concerning both P. R. China and the region at large. After all, there will be an opportunity to network with attendees from both Asia and many professionals.

 

P. R. China One Day Seminars - Beijing

On 14th October in Beijing, INSOL International organizes China One Day Seminar. Professor Li Shuguang, Helena Huang and Andrew Koo will lead an event on the key issues in cross-border restructuring and Asian insolvency, concerning both P. R. China and the region at large. After all, there will be an opportunity to network with attendees from both Asia and many professionals.

 

INSOL International second annual Hong Kong Seminar

INSOL International, a world-wide federation of national associations of accountants and lawyers who specialise in turnaround and insolvency, is holding second annual Hong Kong Seminar on 18th October 2019. The programme includes a panel of expert discussion, ie. on the latest reforms of Hong Kong insolvency and restructuring laws, the use of Arbitration and Mediation in insolvency and the impact of AI and & Machine Learning on professional services.

INSOL Europe Annual Congress 2019: Copenhagen, Denmark

INSOL Europe which focuses on business recovery, insolvency issues and facilitating the exchange of information and ideas amongst its members and other international bodies is now holding the Annual Congress from 26 to 29 September 2019 in Denmark. The event will be conducted in the theme of “(Un)necessary preventive restructuring frameworks: Where are the limits?” with a reference to the proposals which are designed to avoid insolvency implemented by the EU. The programme provides many diverse topics which will lead to a debate.

International Exchange of Experience on Insolvency Law (IEEI)

International Exchange of Experience on Insolvency Law (IEEI) is a global network of Insolvency Law Experts founded in 2000 by the Ministry of Justice of the German land North Rhine-Westphalia. Their purpose is ie. the efficient and reliable exchanging the information and experience in the area of insolvency law on the basis of mutual trust. They also run annual colloquia on insolvency law related topics during which many insolvency law experts and international organisations can participate in the network. The last Colloquium was held in June 2019 in University of Cologne and the next one will be held in Milan, Italy, in May 2020.

Material collateral in restructuring and bankruptcy proceedings

Instytut Prawa Upadłościowego i Restrukturyzacyjnego zaprasza do udziału w organizowanej wspólnie z Uniwersytetem im. Adama Mickiewicza w Poznaniu oraz Akademią Restrukturyzacji konferencji "Zabezpieczenia rzeczowe w restrukturyzacji i upadłości".

Appeals against legal transactions of the debtor to the detriment of creditors

Instytut Prawa Upadłościowego i Restrukturyzacyjnego oraz Badań nad Niewypłacalnością Uczelni Łazarskiego w Warszawie i Uniwersytet im. Adama Mickiewicza w Poznaniu zapraszają na konferencję która odbędzie się 30 listopada 2018 r.

Ineffectiveness of legal transactions in bankruptcy and restructuring law

Instytut Prawa Upadłościowego i Restrukturyzacyjnego zaprasza do udziału w organizowanej wspólnie z Uniwersytetem im. Adama Mickiewicza w Poznaniu konferencji "Bezskuteczność czynności prawnych w prawie upadłościowym i restrukturyzacyjnym".