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Brian Empey at The Canadian Institute


Lawyer Brian Empey
Area Corporate Restructuring, White Collar Risk Management and Investigations


Thursday, October 12, 2006
10:30    Managing the New Changes and Challenges of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code to Effectively Advise Your Cross-Border Clients

Speaker: Brian Empey, Goodmans LLP

This session will cover:

  • Small changes, big impact: new fixed deadlines for exclusivity and lease assumption/rejection
  • Understanding amendments to professional retention and compensation rules
  • How does the new legislation impact key employee retention plans (KERPs)?
  • What are the new rules for preference and fraudulent transfer actions?
  • What you need to know for the recognition of foreign insolvency proceedings under the new Chapter 15
  • Comity recognition of foreign statutory provisions and orders without a bankruptcy proceeding

The Canadian Institute:  Advanced Insolvency Law & Practice
Effectively Managing the Evolving Insolvency Challenges
Thursday, October 12, 2006 to Friday, October 13, 2006
Telus Convention Centre, Calgary, Alberta, Canada