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Hong Kong International Chamber of Commerce
Speaking Engagement | November.30.2017 | 8:30am - 9:30am (Hong Kong Time)Orrick Hong Kong
The Toys’R’Us insolvency has affected numerous Hong Kong suppliers to the extent that international solvency and supplier protection have become the hottest topics that preoccupy the Hong Kong- and China-based manufacturing businesses.
The ICC-HK Commercial Law and Practice Committee is convening its inaugural session at which a panel of local and international experts will clarify the salient aspects of international insolvency in the context of supplier protection of manufacturing businesses.
At the outset of the session, the newly elected management of the ICC-HK Commercial Law and Practice Committee - Ms. Olga Boltenko (chairperson) and Mr. Charles Allen (secretary) will announce the Committee's establishment and goals.
Our U.S.-based experts will then cover the U.S. insolvency filing procedures with a view to offering to the Hong Kong and Chinese manufacturers a number of tools to protect their claims against insolvent multinationals. Our Hong Kong experts will cover international insolvency from the Hong Kong perspective.For more information and registration details, please contact Ms. Edith Lee at [email protected].
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Doug Mintz is a first call for energy, commodities and public finance restructuring.
Doug has deep experience representing lenders, debtors and official and ad hoc committees. He works primarily with bank and hedge fund investors and co-leads Orrick’s hedge fund client initiative.
Chambers USA rates him in Band 3, calling him “a shining star . . . able to apply both a legal mindset and a businessperson’s mindset to distressed situations.” Doug has also been recognized by Legal 500 as an “excellent performer” for his work in both Municipal Bankruptcy and Corporate Restructuring.
Doug also represents debtors in the Energy and Technology sectors.
Prior to joining Orrick, Doug was special counsel at Cadwalader, where he was best known for his representation of the United States Treasury in the bankruptcies of both General Motors and Chrysler (M&A Advisor’s Magnus Deal of the Year). Treasury also retained Doug in the restructuring of several financial institutions.
Doug is currently representing hedge funds in a variety of energy and public finance situations – as well as in litigation in the Caesars bankruptcy case. He also served recently as debtor’s counsel to an off shore drilling company, Lily Robotics and bondholders in several distressed energy and infrastructure situations.