The Interaction Between Shipping and Insolvency

Issues for Discussion:

–  the effect of a foreign insolvency upon English law contracts;
–  obtaining permission to bring court / arbitration proceedings against an insolvent company
–  maritime liens and insolvency
–  Cross-border insolvency:  Especially the relationship between maritime liens and in rem claims
–  The Sanko Mineral case
–  US Interpleader actions

Chair:Mr Registrar Jones - Bankruptcy and Companies Court
Panellists:Elizabeth McGovern - Reed Smith
Neil Henderson – 4 Pump Court
Tony Beswetherick - 20 Essex
Venue:.Reed Smith LLP
The Broadgate Tower
20 Primrose Street
Time:6.30pm - 8.30pm
CPD Points:This event will be accredited for 2 CPD points