Annual Review of Insolvency Law 2017
By: Dr. Janis P. Sarra, LL.B., LL.M., S.J.D., Barbara Romaine, The Honourable Justice
ISBN/ISSN/Product Number: 978-0-7798-8397-4
Product Type: Book S.O. Annual/biannual/biennial
Anticip. Upkeep Cost: Annual volumes supplied on standing order subscription
Number of Pages: Approximately 1400 pages
Number of Volumes: 1 volume bound
Binding: hardcover
Publication Date: 2018-01-30
Publisher: Carswell
Price: $166.00

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Description

Annual Review of Insolvency Law is a collection of papers on insolvency issues contributed by practitioners, academics and the judiciary

Editors: Dr. Janis P. Sarra, LL.B., LL.M., S.J.D.
The Honourable Justice Barbara Romaine

The Annual Review of Insolvency Law 2017 offers a collection of articles from today's experts, both academic and practising. Authors weigh in on the most vital debates, theorize on future implications of current rules and trends, and scrutinize the practical implications of recent proceedings and challenges.

About the Author
Dr. Janis P. Sarra is Professor of Law, University of British Columbia Faculty of Law, Vancouver, Canada. She received her LL.B., LL.M. and S.J.D. at the Faculty of Law, University of Toronto, and a B.A. and M.A. in political economy, also from University of Toronto. She holds the Honourable Lloyd Houlden Fellowship for 2007-2008. She served as Associate Dean of the Faculty of Law from 2003 to 2007 and was Senator of the University from 2003 to 2008. In 2004, she was awarded title of Distinguished University Scholar for her scholarship in corporate and securities law. Dr. Sarra teaches corporate finance, commercial insolvency law, corporate law, securities law, contract law and law and economics at the UBC Faculty of Law. Dr. Sarra was one of two INSOL International Scholars for 2006-2007 and was awarded the UBC Alumni Research Award in 2007.

Madam Justice Barbara Romaine is with the Alberta Court of Queen's Bench. She was appointed to the Court of Queen’s Bench in 1997. She is a graduate of the University of Alberta, (B.A. 1971; LL.B, 1974) and was called to the bar of Alberta in 1975. Justice Romaine practiced as a corporate and commercial solicitor for 23 years. Prior to her appointment, she was a partner with the Calgary office of McCarthy Tétrault, involved primarily with national and inter-national project development and financing. She was a Bencher of the Law Society of Alberta from 1990 to 1997, serving as President in 1997. Justice Romaine is one of the judges of the Court assigned to commercial insolvency and complex commercial matters. Justice Romaine is a member of the Editorial Advisory Board of the Annual Review of Insolvency Law. She is an International Judicial Affiliate member of the U.S. National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges and a member of the International Insolvency Institute, INSOL International, GRIP 21 and the International Women’s Insolvency and Restructuring Confederation. She has participated as a faculty member and panelist in a number of programs for the National Judicial Institute and as a panelist at various commercial insolvency-related seminars and programs.

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