Recent conference: Conference on Deviating from Priority
This past February 24th, 2020, the conference Deviating from Absolute Priority was held, organised by ACLE research members Prof. Enrico Perotti and Prof. Rolef de Weijs. It focused on the major revision of the insolvency procedures by the EU Preventive Restructuring Directive: The shift towards reorganisation procedures away from liquidation procedures and the issue of how to deal with priority issues. Debates were held by legal scholars, economists and policy makers. Speakers e.g. included Prof. Douglas G. Baird (Chicago Law School) and Jonathan M. Seymour, JD (Duke University School of Law).