Insolvency and Reorganizations

This course examines basic and advanced problems of insolvency, liquidation and reorganization proceedings involving banks, insurance companies, pension funds, brokerage firms, commodities firms, and other financial institutions and their customers. Particular emphasis is placed on the role of the SEC, CFTC, Comptroller of the Currency, and state regulators in liquidations and reorganizations of financial institutions. In addition, the roles of the FDIC, SIPC, and other insurers are stressed. Obligations of reinsurers and of guaranty funds are also considered.

Course Information
Course #: LAW 814
Program: LLM
Area of Study: Financial Services Law and Compliance
Credit Hours: Three credit hours.