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Restructuring & Insolvency - changing landscape

Restructuring & Insolvency - changing landscape
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Businesses facing the prospect of restructuring and accelerating corporate insolvencies are unfortunately likely to be a consequence of the COVID-19 pandemic. This webinar will help you make sense of the rapidly changing landscape in this area and equip you with the tools to provide your clients with robust advice.

Topics covered will include:

  • Legislative intervention in New Zealand and overseas, since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Restructuring tools available to businesses
  • Considerations for company directors in times of uncertainty
  • Considerations for businesses in dealing with potentially insolvent debtors
  • Potential law reform.

Learning objectives

By attending this webinar you will gain an understanding of:

  • Legislative changes in the restructuring and insolvency context since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Restructuring tools available to businesses.
  • Important considerations for company directors and for businesses in the current uncertain circumstances.

Who should attend

Bank/finance, civil litigation and company/commercial lawyers.

Book / Technical Specs

A background book written by the presenters is available in hard copy, PDF, or both. Please indicate your choice upon registration. 

  • Hard Copy - Your book will be posted to you - no extra charge 
  • PDF - You will be emailed a PDF copy of the book 3 working days before the event - no extra charge 
  • Both Hard Copy & PDF - You will be emailed a PDF copy of the book 3 working days before the event, and posted the hard copy book  - additional $30 charge

For information on what is required to participate in the webinar, click here.

Fee (Incl GST)


Do you want to register more than one person for this course? Use the multiple registration button below or Click here


  • Webinar 11.00am - 12.30pm, Wednesday 25 May 2022
  • Registration closes  - 3.00pm, Tuesday 24 May 2022

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Webinar 25 May
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michael 83x96 Michael Harper
Chapman Tripp, Auckland

Michael focuses solely on restructuring and insolvency and acts for banks, insolvency practitioners, distressed companies, distressed debt and special situations participants, and acquirers of distressed assets. He holds a BA, LLB (Hons) from the University of Canterbury and worked for Allen & Overy in Hong Kong, London, Bangkok and Tokyo. For more than 15 years Michael has acted for all of the major New Zealand banks.

janko 83x96 Janko Marcetic
Chapman Tripp, Auckland

Janko advises clients on a variety of commercial disputes, with a particular focus on restructuring and insolvency. He has experience advising insolvency practitioners on complex issues arising in the course of receivership, liquidation and administration, including claims against directors and third parties by insolvency practitioners. Janko has also acted for directors of companies facing both civil claims and regulatory charges. He has appeared as counsel in the District Court, High Court and Court of Appeal.


Attendance at the live webinar
  • If you attended the live webinar, you will receive an electronic certificate of attendance as verification for your CPD records.
  • You can view and hear the presentation again, as many times as you wish in your own time for no additional cost.
Registration but non-attendance on the day
  • Under the CPD Scheme only those who attend a live webinar are eligible to claim CPD hours.
  • If you registered but were unable to attend on the day, you can view and hear the archived recording of the presentation.

Cancellation and Refund Policy

You may cancel your registration eight working days in advance of an event, and you will receive a refund less a 25% administration fee. If you cancel less than eight working days in advance of the event, no refund is payable. If you are unable to attend, you may transfer your registration to another person. If you wish to do so you must advise CLE in writing of the change. NZLS CLE Ltd reserves the right to close registrations, and, cancel or reschedule an event as necessary. Where an event is cancelled by CLE, a full refund is payable.
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