Sudden bankruptcy

Location: Library & Learning Center Ceremonial Hall 1 Starting on 27 October 2021 at 18:00 WU matters. WU talks.
Type Lecture
LanguageGerman
Organizer WU (Vienna University of Economics and Business) Marketing & Communications

Bankruptcy law in the COVID-19 economic crisis

This event is organized by the Department of Private Law

The coronavirus pandemic is not just a public health crisis, it is also an economic crisis with far-reaching effects. Lockdowns, curfews, and bottlenecks in production and delivery emptied the coffers of many companies. For some, bankruptcy is the only option. Is Austria’s bankruptcy law well equipped to handle this insolvency wave? Where are its limits? We will be discussing current developments and perspectives in Austrian bankruptcy law in the context of the international discourse.

As the number of seats in Ceremonial Hall 1 is limited, seating is provided on a first-come-first-served basis.

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