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


Bankruptcy declared contrary to Dutch public order
  • NautaDutilh
  • Netherlands
  • July 11 2008

A recent decision of the Amsterdam District Court considered an issue that may arise in relation to the recognition of foreign bankruptcies where the law of the receiving state does not provide for admittance proceedings


The Supreme Court rules on the ranking of general liquidation costs in the event of a wrongful collection by the receiver (curator) of secured claims
  • Stibbe
  • Netherlands
  • April 14 2016

In a recent judgment, the Dutch Supreme Court ruled that in the event of a bankruptcy whereby the bankruptcy receiver has wrongfully collected


Dutch Supreme Court addresses the status of a right of pledge after commingling of property
  • Stibbe
  • Netherlands
  • December 1 2015

Recently, the Dutch Supreme Court has given an interesting ruling relating to the consequences of commingling (vermenging) of multiple objects for a


Priority in cases involving a mortgage that has been preceded by attachment and succeeded by bankruptcy of the debtor: a puzzle for advanced players
  • Stibbe
  • Netherlands
  • November 25 2015

What is the priority of recourse in cases where a mortgage has been preceded by an attachment on the same asset and succeeded by bankruptcy of the


De pandhouder met boedelvordering gaat boven de fiscus
  • Taylor Wessing
  • Netherlands
  • July 4 2016

Heineken heeft een bedrijfspand verhuurd aan LEF met als bestemming discotheek. LEF heeft aan Heineken een (bezitloos) pandrecht verschaft op onder


Breaking: geldig pandrecht op onder eigendomsvoorbehoud geleverde goederen
  • Taylor Wessing
  • Netherlands
  • July 4 2016

Na jarenlange onduidelijkheid heeft de Hoge Raad op 3 juni 2016 geoordeeld dat op goederen die onder eigendomsvoorbehoud zijn geleverd een geldig


Dutch Supreme Court rules on validity of pledge over conditional ownership
  • Stibbe
  • Netherlands
  • July 29 2016

In a recent judgment, the Dutch Supreme Court ruled that a party who purchases and accepts the transfer of moveable assets subject to a retention of


Dutch Supreme Court rules on position of estate claim pledgee
  • Stibbe
  • Netherlands
  • July 29 2016

In a recent judgment the Dutch Supreme Court ruled that the holder (an "Estate Claim Pledgee") of a right of pledge (an "Estate Claim Pledge") which


Bankruptcy trustee may be personally liable if claims encumbered by an undisclosed right of pledge (stil pandrecht) are collected against the will of the pledge holder
  • Stibbe
  • Netherlands
  • March 2 2016

On 5 February 2016, the Dutch Supreme Court ("Supreme Court") ruled (ECLI:NL:HR:2016:199) that an estate claim (boedelvordering) based on damage