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Supreme Court renders groundbreaking decision on partnership bankruptcies

  • NautaDutilh
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  • Netherlands
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  • February 10 2015

In Dutch case law it has long been held that the bankruptcy of a Dutch partnership automatically entails the bankruptcy of each of the partners. In a

Executory contracts in Dutch bankruptcy law: a bankruptcy trustee is not allowed to "actively" default

  • NautaDutilh
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  • Netherlands
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  • September 5 2014

If a creditor wishes to have a debtor declared bankrupt in the Netherlands, Dutch law requires proof that the debtor has ceased paying his debts when

Good news for lenders in the Netherlands

  • NautaDutilh
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  • Netherlands
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  • September 23 2014

On 1 October 2012, the financial assistance prohibition for BVs (private companies with limited liability) was repealed. Under the new

Dutch Supreme Court introduces features of universality principle in Dutch international insolvency law

  • NautaDutilh
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  • Netherlands
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  • September 24 2013

In a ground-breaking decision, the Dutch Supreme Court recently found that a foreign bankruptcy trustee may in principle exercise the powers

First distribution expected in Dutch bankruptcy of Lehman Brothers Treasury Co. B.V. (“LBT”)

  • Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP
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  • Netherlands
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  • April 3 2013

Following a consent solicitation process (unprecedented in the Netherlands) which ended on 25 January 2013, the LBT Composition Plan, as proposed by

Eversheds' Spotlight - the global financial services disputes and investigations (FSDI) briefing - April 2014

  • Eversheds LLP
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  • European Union, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom
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  • April 17 2014

France has recently created a new role in the prosecution office, a Public Prosecutor specifically for financial offences with national jurisdiction

Licensee's position improved?

  • VO Patents & Trademarks
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  • Netherlands
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  • October 29 2014

The fate of a licence if the licensor is declared bankrupt is far from straightforward. Generally, the licensee has an interest in being able to

A receiver in foreign bankruptcy proceedings may also sell and transfer assets located in the Netherlands

  • Clifford Chance LLP
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  • Netherlands
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  • October 4 2013

The case concerns the bankruptcy of Russian oil company Yukos Oil. Following its bankruptcy, the receiver of Yukos Oil sold the shares of Yukos Oil's

Landsbanki: emergency regulations and effects of deposit guarantee scheme

  • NautaDutilh
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  • Netherlands
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  • May 15 2009

The Amsterdam District Court recently declared the emergency regulations under the Financial Supervision Act applicable to the Dutch branch of Landsbanki (Icesave

Bankruptcy Court in the Southern District of New York confirms: low threshold for foreign debtors to use chapter 11

  • De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek
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  • European Union, Netherlands, USA
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  • October 27 2011

On Friday 21 October 2011, the Bankruptcy Court in the Southern District of New York handed down an important decision, confirming that foreign (groups of) companies can use Chapter 11 without any significant threshold as to their nexus with the United States