Creditor Protection in a Cross-Border Context
Joseph A. McCahery
Tilburg University - School of Law; European Banking Center (EBC); Tilburg Law and Economics Center (TILEC); European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI)
European Business Organization Law Review (EBOR), Vol. 7, 2006
This comment focuses initially on the way in which cross-border mobility plays a central role in shaping creditor protection regimes across the European Union. We conclude with some preliminary observations about the European Insolvency Regulation and the potential impact of forum shopping on creditors and firms.
Keywords: insolvency law, European Insolvency Regulation, forum shopping, free choice of law
JEL Classification: K20
Date posted: February 19, 2007