Professor Tibor Tajti's upcoming talk at the Role of Debtors and Creditors in the Transposition of Directive (EU) 2019/1023 on Restructuring and Insolvency conference

May 10, 2024

Given the high priority the European Union attributes to the ‘second chance’ bankruptcy philosophy and restructuring of businesses in, or facing, financial distress, it might be of interest to some of our students and alumni that a related international conference devoted to the topic will take place at the University of Luxembourg on the 30th of May 2024. The conference is titled ‘The Role of Debtors and Creditors in the Transposition of Directive (EU) 2019/1023 on Restructuring and Insolvency’ that besides restructuring practitioners’ presentations will include also a talk by Prof. Tibor Tajti on the relevance and impact of the bankruptcy stigma on restructurings in Europe. The Program of the conference is available here:

SJD candidate Mark Warren publishes article on Silvergate Bank in Journal of Banking Regulation

May 10, 2024

SJD candidate Mark Warren analyses the demise of US bank Silvergate Bank and the implications for prudential regulation of banks in his article published in the Journal of Banking Regulation, titled "The rise and fall of Silvergate Bank: lessons for prudential regulation of crypto-sector banking".

"Sem Precedentes" podcast co-hosted by Professor Juliana Cesario Alvim honored with National Award

April 29, 2024

"Sem Precedentes", the weekly podcast co-hosted by Juliana Cesario Alvim since 2020, has been honored with the Prêmio Nacional de Jornalismo do Poder Judiciário (National Award of Journalism of the Judiciary Power), a prestigious national award bestowed by the Supremo Tribunal Federal (STF), the Brazilian Supreme and Constitutional Court, and superior tribunals.

Inga Winkler delivered keynote on Reproductive Justice at Vienna Human Rights Talk

April 26, 2024
image by Elena Azzalini

Dr. Winkler contributed to the event on "Women’s reproductive rights and the human right to life – a contradiction?" held on April 18, 2024. 

Capital Markets and Securities Regulation Students Visit the Vienna Stock Exchange

April 8, 2024

Continuing the successfully launched cooperation with the Vienna Stock-Exchange last year, the students of Professor Tibor Tajti’s course ‘Capital Markets and Securities Regulation’ paid a visit to the Vienna Stock Exchange today, on 8th of April 2024.