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Bankruptcy

This course concerns the law and finance of corporate bankruptcy with an emphasis on reorganization. The course reviews the fundamentals of debt contracting, including the role of events of default, debt priority, and security interests. The course examines various aspects of the bankruptcy process: including the automatic stay, the avoidance of prebankruptcy transactions (e.g. fraudulent conveyances and preferences), the treatment of executory contracts, the debtor's governance structure during bankruptcy, the financing of operations and investments in bankruptcy, sales of assets during bankruptcy, and the process of negotiating, voting, and ultimately confirming a plan of reorganization. Elements use in grading: Class participation and exam.

2014-2015 Autumn
09/22/2014 - 11/21/2014 Tue ,Thu 11:10 AM - 12:40 PM
Instructors: George Triantis
Notes: Exam format to be determined.

Instructors for this course (Past and Present)

George Triantis
G. Marcus Cole