Netherlands Association for Comparative and International Insolvency Law


The most important activities organized by NACIIL are its annual congress, workshops and seminars and student initiatives. Below you will find the upcoming activities of NACILL. Please click on the activity for more information. Due to logistics, a mandatory registration applies for all our activities. Registration is possible by clicking on the link in the invitation e-mail that members will have received or by contacting the secretariat.

NACIIL Workshop EC Recommendation on a new approach to business failure and insolvency 4 June 2014

The Netherlands Association for Comparative and International Insolvency Law (NACIIL) is organising a workshop in Amsterdam with regard to the recently published European Commission’s Recommendation of 12 march 2014 on a new approach to business failure and insolvency. During this workshop the background and key topics of the Recommendation will be discussed together with an overview of the preventive insolvency procedures in the Member States based upon the findings of the INSOL Europe study. Speakers are Mihaela Carpus-Carcea, Legislative officer DG Justice European Commission; Robert van Galen, partner NautaDutilh Amsterdam, Deputy President INSOL Europe and Board member NACIIL; Lucas Kortmann, partner RESOR Amsterdam, Ilona Wolffram-van Doorn, Dutch Ministry of Security and Justice and Professor Reinout Vriesendorp, De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek and University of Tilburg.

Practical information:

Time: Wednesday 4 June 2014, 14.30-17.15
Location: Offices of NautaDutilh Amsterdam, Strawinskylaan 1999, 1077 XV Amsterdam
Language: English
Fee: NACIIL members € 100; non-members € 125.
Educational Points: 2
Free entrance: PhD-researchers interested in the subject may apply for free entrance. The organisers can allow four free entrances for those researchers that can best justify their request. Applicants for free entrance must send their request to the NACIIL secretariat.
Registration: For administrative reasons registration is required. Registration prior to 31 May 2014 is via the NACIIL secretariat at:, or via the activities registration form on the NACIIL website.

Here you can find the presentations of the speakers as well as the report of the workshop.