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TRI Leiden Research Seminar 2015

The department of Business Studies would like to invite you for their third Turnaround, Rescue & Insolvency Research Seminar on Thursday 10 December 2015. During the afternoon research in the field of turnaround, rescue and insolvency will be discussed under the theme: Global Challenges to Cross-border Insolvency and Leiden Research in International Insolvency Law.


Thursday 10 December 2015 – 14:00-17:00 p.m
Room  C0.06 Kamerlingh Onnes Building, Steenschuur 25, Leiden (The Netherlands)
Register by 8 December via:


Presentations are given by, among others, professor Bob Wessels, and his successor professor Reinout Vriesendorp, Jean Pierre van der Rest, Bernard Santen, René Ory, and Gert-Jan Boon. During the research seminar various topics will be discussed, from various disciplines. Including:

  • The role of non-financial stakeholders
  • Judicial cooperation in cross-border insolvency cases
  • The rescue of distressed businesses

At the end of the seminar Bob Wessels and Gert-Jan Boon will present the first copy of  the book ‘Cross-Border Insolvency Law: International  Instruments and Commentary’ to professor Reinout Vriesendorp.

You are most welcome to join us at this Research Seminar which will start at 14:00 until 17:00, in room C0.06. The afternoon will be concluded with drinks.

Presentations will be in English. There is free entrance, but please register in advance at: