OngecategoriseerdGroups and group coordination system under the Recast

Under the EU 2015/848 Insolvency Regulation (recast) of 20 May 2015 insolvency proceedings of members of a group of companies have their own set of rules, see Chapter V (Article 56 et seq.). Prior to these rules, the restructuring and insolvency of parents and subsidiaries was not regulated.
 

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JOeConsumer rights and unexchanged gift cards/vouchers

In the EU there is a huge domain of rules in national law, often inspired by or resulting from EU law, concerning special rights of consumers. The general rationale of known national and EU regulations is that consumers need to be protected from companies with more resources and economic information in order to enable the consumer to enforce private law claims more effectively.

 

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