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European perspective in brief

  • Jones Day
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  • Netherlands
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  • March 31 2015

Europe has struggled during the last several years to triage a long series of critical blows to the economies of the 28 countries that comprise the

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

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

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

Rule B attachment versus remedies of foreign liquidator

  • Van Steenderen MainportLawyers
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  • Netherlands
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  • February 14 2012

There is no universal bankruptcy legislation applicable to assets of the bankrupt company located in other jurisdictions

New opportunities for secured lenders

  • NautaDutilh
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  • Netherlands
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  • December 4 2009

The Amsterdam District Court recently granted the holder of a pledge over the shares in the capital of Schoeller Arca Systems Services BV authorization for foreclosure on the pledge by way of a private sale

Bankruptcy trustee's duty to supply information to holder of undisclosed pledge

  • NautaDutilh
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  • Netherlands
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  • July 23 2010

Until recently, it was unclear whether the holder of a pledge of a receivable was entitled to demand information about the debtor from the pledgor's trustee in bankruptcy where that information is necessary to enable the pledgee to disclose the pledge to the debtor

Features of universality principle introduced to Dutch international insolvency law

  • NautaDutilh
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  • Netherlands
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  • February 28 2014

In a ground-breaking decision the Supreme Court recently found that a foreign bankruptcy trustee may, in principle, exercise the powers conferred on him or her under the lex concursus (ie, the law governing the bankruptcy) in the Netherlands

Euroresource--deals and debt

  • Jones Day
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  • Netherlands, Spain, United Kingdom, USA
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  • July 30 2013

On 26 July 2013, the French government filed an amicus curiae ("friend of the court") brief supporting Argentina's petition requesting the U.S

A scheme too far? Scheme of arrangement sanctioned for Dutch company with New York law governed obligations

  • Burges Salmon LLP
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  • Netherlands, United Kingdom, USA
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  • April 30 2014

Most if not all of our readers will be aware of a recent spate of decisions in which the English courts have been prepared to sanction schemes of