Unpacking Directors’ Duties to Creditors: A Close Look at the OP3 International Decision  By Manoj Sandrasegara, Smitha Menon, Joy Tan, Kevin Ho, Lionel Leo, Stephanie Yeo, Joel Chng, and Tan Kai Yun (WongPartnership LLP)  Introduction…
Bridge over troubled water – SGX’s proposed enhancements to the corporate restructuring and trading resumption framework By Valerie Ong, Debby Lim, and Ian Low (Dentons Rodyk)  Introduction No company is immune to financial troubles in the…
Singapore International Commercial Court recognises Garuda’s Indonesian restructuring in landmark decision By Nandakumar Ponniya, Emmanuel Chua, Darrell Lee, and Yong Li Yap (Baker McKenzie Wong & Leow) On 18 January 2024, the Singapore…
Singapore Court of Appeal lifts automatic stay in recognition application under Singapore’s UNCITRAL Model Law on Cross-Border Insolvency By Samuel Loh and Stanley Tan (BlackOak LLC) Introduction In Ascentra Holdings, Inc (in official liquidation…
Singapore Restructuring & Insolvency Yearbook 2023 By Smitha Menon, Lionel Leo, Stephanie Yeo, Joel Chng, Daniel Liu, Tan Kai Yun, Clayton Chong, Adnaan Noor, Eden Li, Muhammed Ismail Noordin (WongPartnership) Introduction 2023 was a…
The Use of Pre-Packed Parallel Schemes: Case Study of Century Sunshine By Darius Tay, Shu Kit, Samuel Loh, and Sukritta Panutrakul (BlackOak LLC) The BlackOak team advised Century Sunshine Holdings Group Ltd (the “Company”) on the Singapore law…
Recognising Foreign Proceedings under Singapore’s Restructuring and Insolvency Regime: Court of Appeal Clarifies Whether Company Must be Insolvent By Sim Kwan Kiat, Sheila Ng and Walter Yeo (Rajah & Tann Singapore LLP) Introduction…
Singapore court grants sanction of scheme of arrangement between a crypto company and its users By Sheila Ng, Benedict Tedjopranoto and Naomi Lim (Rajah & Tann Singapore LLP) Introduction Section 210 of the Companies Act 1967 ("Companies…
Cross-class cramdown of secured creditors – Singapore’s implementation of a US Chapter 11 tool By Muhammed Ismail Noordin and Eden Li (WongPartnership LLP) With the introduction of cross-class cramdown provisions into Singapore’s Insolvency,…
Cross-Border Restructuring and Insolvency in the SICC By Manoj Pillay Sandrasegara, Mark Choy, Clayton Chong and Adnaan Noor (WongPartnership LLP) Singapore has invested significant efforts in positioning itself as a regional restructuring hub in…