Date: 24 Oct 2017
08:30 Opening remarks
08:35 Panel discussion - Case study: Slater and Gordon
Following two years of legal strife, a deal has been reached in the Slater & Gordon class action between the law firm and its shareholders. This panel discussion will dive into the details of the case to explore the settlement process and environment for such actions in Australia.
09:35 Panel discussion - Case study: Ten Network Holdings
Ravaged by debt, television broadcaster Ten Network has been placed in voluntary administration after losing support from key financial supporters. With the future of the TV network uncertain, this panel will discuss the latest developments in the case and the future of the beleaguered media company and its debt struggles.
10:35 Coffee break
11:05 Panel discussion - Case study: Boart Longyear
Rescue efforts Boart Longyear have put the drilling company back in court as it puts together a recapitalization plan. This panel will analyse this ongoing legal battle, its impact on major and minority shareholders and the possible outcomes for all parties involved.
12:05 Panel discussion – From the trenches: Lessons learnt in restructuring
Australia has witnessed unprecedented turns of events in some of the country’s recent insolvency and restructuring cases. This panel will discuss the implications of such developments on the evolution of Australia’s restructuring landscape.
13:05 Networking lunch
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Matthew Board - Sales Director, Asia-Pacific - Acuris
Joyce Wong - Senior Events & Production Manager - Acuris Studios
Minerva Chan - Events & Production Manager - Acuris Studios
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