1. Row: Dr. Hans-Georg Kantner, Dr. Franz Mohr, Dr. Roland Fischer, Hon.-Prof. Dr. Irene Welser, Univ.-Prof. Dr. Andreas Konecny
2. Row: Mag. Heinrich Foglar-Deinhardstein, Dr. Thomas Trettnak
On Thursday 22 October 2015, CHSH Cerha Hempel Spiegelfeld Hlawati held a top event on the subjects of insolvency and restructuring which attracted a large number of participants.
Numerous participants from leading Austrian and international companies learned first-hand about current trends and developments in the field of restructuring proceedings.
Restructuring expert Dr. Roland Fischer (Lenz & Staehelin, Zurich) reported on his practical experience in Switzerland based on the "Suntech case" and the restructuring model used. Following this, Dr. Thomas Trettnak and Mag. Heinrich Foglar-Deinhardstein (both of whom are partners at CHSH) gave a joint lecture on current developments relating to restructuring instruments.
Lastly, Dr. Franz Mohr (Federal Ministry of Justice), Dr. Hans-Georg Kantner (head of the insolvency department at KSV 1870), Univ.-Prof. Dr. Andreas Konecny (University of Vienna) and Dr. Roland Fischer (partner at Lenz & Staehelin) participated in a discussion moderated by Hon.-Prof. Dr. Irene Welser (partner at CHSH) that examined recent developments regarding restructuring proceedings and addressed interesting questions relating to the insolvency of federal states and local authorities.