WP 11 Matters regarding the European Insolvency Regulation 2015


In cross-border practice, the EU Insolvency Regulation is of crucial importance. Its application in practice and improvements necessary to have it function better are being addressed.


Stephan Madaus
Bob Wessels

Current Projects

  • Recognition and enforcement of Preventive Restructuring Procedures in the EU

Completed Projects

  • Implementation of the EIR 2015 in National Procedural Rules
    This project examined six topics of the recast Regulation (which entered into force on 26 June 2017) in the national laws of Finland, France, Germany, the Netherlands and pending draft legislation in Italy. It covers (i) international jurisdiction of the court, (ii) publication and registration in insolvency registers of other Member States,(iii) the relation between main and secondary insolvency proceedings, (iv) provisions related to cooperation and communication between insolvency practitioners, between courts, and between courts and insolvency practitioners,(v) national provisions required in group coordination proceedings, and (vi) remedies in group coordination proceedings.

    Reporter(s): Prof. Stephan Madaus and Prof. Em. Bob Wessels

    This project resulted in:
    CERIL Statement 2018-1 on Insolvency Regulation (Recast) and National Procedural Rules
    CERIL Report 2018-2 on Insolvency Regulation (Recast) and National Procedural Rules

Conferees part of

WP 11 Matters regarding the EIR 2015

Stefania Bariatti -
Oleksandr Biryukov -
Reinhard Bork -
Pavel Boulatov -
Barry Cahir -
Giorgio Corno -
Miodrag (Miki) Dordevic -
Anja Droege Gagnier -
Ángel Espiniella Menéndez -
Ángel Espiniella Menéndez -
Zoltan Fabok -
Roel Fransis -
Jasnica Garašić -
Francisco Garcimartin -
Andreas Geroldinger -
Rita Gismondi -
Frank Heemann -
Tuomas Hupli -
Jana Julia Hübler -
Ivan Ikrényi -
Antonio Leandro -
Nathalie Leboucher -
Stephan Madaus -
Myriam Mailly -
Miguel Martínez Muñoz -
Irit Mevorach -
Grégory M. D. Minne -
Elina Moustaira -
Piet Neijt -
Rimvydas Norkus -
Luciano Panzani -
Gabriella Pataki -
Christoph Paulus -
Juana Pul Pulgar -
Ilaria Queirolo -
David Richards -
Tomáš Richter -
Patrizia Riva -
Omar Salah -
Siv Sandvik -
Jessica Jasmin Kerstin Schmidt -
Dominik Skauradszun -
Petr Sprinz -
Joeri Vananroye -
Michael Veder -
Jiří Voda -
Bob Wessels -
Đuro M. Đurić -