Chapter 15 Update/Recognition Issues

The following session took place during Caribbean Insolvency Symposium in February 2023. This panel will address recent decisions, including Modern Land, affecting the standard for recognition of a foreign insolvency proceeding as either a foreign main or nonmain proceeding. Additionally, the panelists will discuss recent decisions concerning third-party releases in chapter 15 cases, including In re PT Pan Brothers Tbk, Case No. 22-10136-mg (Bankr. S.D.N.Y. 2022). All sessions from this conference can be accessed at


Evan J. Zucker, Moderator
Blank Rome LLP | New York

Gemma Lardner
Ogier | Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands

Linc A. Rogers
Blake, Cassels & Graydon, LLP | Toronto

R. Adam Swick
Akerman LLP | Austin, Texas

2023 Caribbean Insolvency Symposium