Charles D. Booth: Update on Bankruptcy Law and Restructuring Environment in China

November 28, 2012

The Association of Insolvency and Restructuring Advisors (AIRA) Los Angeles Seminar & Simultaneous Live Webcast: "Update on Bankruptcy Law and Restructuring Environment in China"

Tuesday, December 4, 2012—3:00-5:00 pm PT followed by networking reception

"AIRA's November 2012 Los Angeles Seminar will provide a critical update on China's bankruptcy law and restructuring environment with presentations by two experts. Professor Charles D. Booth (Carlsmith Ball Faculty Scholar, Richardson School of Law, University of Hawaii at Manoa & Senior Advisor, SNR Denton) will discuss the development of bankruptcy law in the PRC including China's old insolvency framework, problems with State-owned enterprises, the effect of the 1997 Asian financial crisis, China's reform efforts and administrative solutions. The second part of Professor Booth's presentation will focus on the Promulgation of the New Bankruptcy Law including an overview of the new law, aspirations for the new law, and reasons why the new law underperformed."

Presenters

Moderator: Teri Stratton, CIRA— Managing Director, Restructuring and Recapitalizations, Piper Jaffray
Speakers: Professor Charles D. Booth— Carlsmith Ball Faculty Scholar, Richardson School of Law, University of Hawaii at Manoa & Senior Advisor, SNR Denton
Brent Carlson, CIRA, CFE— Director, AlixPartners

For more information, see https://www.aira.org/conference/event/LACHINA12