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Course Name Governance Responsibilities in Insolvency
Course Code BFSL 6775
Course Credits 3.0
Pre/Anti-requisites Pre-Requisite For students outside the BFSL specialization: BFSL 6800: Introductory course I: Introduction to Financial Services Law or BFSL 6901: Introductory course III: Advanced Bankruptcy and Insolvency Law or Demonstrated foundational knowledge of Canadian bankruptcy and insolvency law concepts.
Course Description

This course will focus on the topical issue of responsibilities in the corporate governance of businesses that are either on the verge of insolvency or have entered formal insolvency or reorganizational proceedings. It will analyze the role of directors and officers and their responsibilities to shareholders and creditors in insolvency or pre-insolvency situations. The course will also consider the duties, responsibilities and obligations of bankruptcy and insolvency administrators, such as receivers, trustees and monitors.

Upcoming Offerings

Not currently scheduled

Specialization Financial Law
Status Elective
CPD Hours Eligible LSO CPD: 12h Substantive Professional LLM courses may be eligible for CPD/MCLE credits in other Canadian jurisdictions. To inquire about credit eligibility, please email cpd@osgoode.yorku.ca
NCA Status N/A

All courses and schedules are subject to change.