Supreme Court Raises The Stakes For Directors Of Distressed Businesses – Scoop.co.nz

Monday, 28 September 2020, 1:12 pmPress Release: Minter Ellison Rudd Watts The Supreme Court last Thursday released its long awaited decision on directors duties engaged on a companys insolvency Debut Homes Limited (in liquidation) v Cooper [2020] NZSC 100. The decision has profound implications for directors confronted with a business experiencing material financial distress and…

Corporate Insolvency & Restructuring Report 2020: Covid-19 Special Focus: South Korea – International Financial Law Review

Unlike in the US or Europe, Korea has not implemented drastic measures against Covid-19, such as compulsory lockdowns, and whether Covid-19 has significantly dented Korea’s economic activity remains unclear. However, the country’s manufacturing sector relies heavily on exports and these are declining, rendering any likelihood of an economic rebound in the second half of the…