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Course Name Introductory Course III Advanced Bankruptcy & Insolvency Law
Course Code BFSL 6901
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 Demonstrated foundational knowledge of Canadian bankruptcy and insolvency law concepts.
Course Description

The focus of this course is the legal principles and practical aspects of the granting of credit and the taking of security by Canadian financial institutions, having regard to the security provisions in the Canadian Bank Act and the personal property security legislation in force in various provinces. The first half of the course deals with the creation, perfection, priorities and enforcement of security interests outside bankruptcy. The second half focuses on the treatment of security interests in bankruptcy, with particular attention paid to the secured creditor’s position in the reorganizations of insolvent businesses.

Upcoming Offerings

Not currently scheduled

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

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