Issues in Cross-Border Insolvencies/Admiralty and Shipping

The recent insolvencies commenced by multiple shippers and oil and gas companies have raised several issues concerning the interplay of admiralty and insolvency law, especially in light of declining commodity prices and many shippers having either pulled their vessels out of service and/or decommissioned them. These issues include the adjudication of competing claims to assets that may be located either on the water, onboard the ships, or in containers, as well as the intersection of admiralty and insolvency law applicable to oil and gas insolvencies on the competing claims on the assets owned by these companies.

$25.00
Price: $25.00
SKU: 173335
Duration: 
75 mins
Faculty: 
Kenneth Coleman, Moderator Allen & Overy LLP; New York James L. Bromley Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP; New York Andrew Rosenblatt Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP, New York, NY Hon. John K. Sherwood U.S. Bankruptcy Court (D. N.J.); Newark Kieran E. Siddall Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP, Vancouver, BC Al Togut Togut, Segal & Segal LLP; New York

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