Belarus: New draft laws on insolvency. The Government of the Republic of Belarus has submitted a new draft law on insolvency to the Parliament. The Resolution No.9 of the Ministry of Economy ‘On electronic bidding for the sale of property in economic insolvency (bankruptcy) proceedings” will come into force on 13 November 2019.
The acquisition of production units (PU), defined by article 149.4 of the Insolvency Act 22/2003 (IA) as “a set of means organised for the purpose of carrying out an essential or ancillary economic activity”1, can be structured in each of the phases of the Spanish insolvency procedure, i.e.: (i) common phase, (ii) composition phase, (iii) liquidation phase, and (iv) pre-pack process; each of them with the specificities analyzed below
Abengoa subsidiary to face first creditor-forced insolvency proceedings by Jose Carles Delgado and Carlos Cuesta Martin
Commercial Court nr. 2 of Seville has granted the opening of insolvency proceedings against Abengoa’s subsidiary, ‘Simosa IT’, after the petition submitted by one of its commercial creditors. It was the first time the Commercial Court agreed, since other creditors had also tried this measure against other companies of the group, with no success.
Is the situation of insolvent ‘Simosa IT’ the prelude of what will happen with the rest of the Spanish group?