• Abstract
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Executive Summary
  • 3. Different kinds of insolvency proceedings
  • 3.1 Confidential Proceedings
  • 3.2 Public pre-insolvency Proceedings
  • 3.3 Debtor-in-possession proceedings (DIP)
  • 3.4 Full proceedings (not DIP)
  • 4. Some elements of insolvency proceedings
  • 4.1 Commencement of proceedings
  • 4.2 Is the debtor left in possession?
  • 4.3 Stay of enforcement
  • 4.4 Cram down on dissenting creditors
  • 4.5 New finance
  • 4.6 Court involvement
  • 4.7 Confidentiality
  • 4.8 Costs and length
  • 4.9 Incentives and success
  • 5. Recommendations for preventive pre-insolvency proceedings
  • Annex 1 – List of national experts
  • Annex 2 – Summaries of National Laws