Contemporary Issues in Financial Markets Law and Company Law – National, International, European and Comparative Perspectives

Contemporary Issues in Financial Markets Law and Company Law – National, International, European and Comparative Perspectives
Date
15 Dec 2017, 10:00 to 15 Dec 2017, 16:35
Type
Conference / Symposium
Venue
Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, 17 Russell Square, London WC1B 5DR
Description


DRAFT PROGRAMME

Welcome and Introduction: Dr Maren Heidemann, Visiting Fellow at IALS, UK, and Professor Gudula Deipenbrock, HTW Berlin, University of Applied Sciences, Germany (academic convenors of the seminar)

Welcome:  Professor Diamond Ashiagbor, IALS

Panel A: Current Developments and Institutional Challenges in the Realm of Regulating and Supervising European Financial Markets

Chair of Panel A Part I: Dr Andromachi Georgosouli, Senior Lecturer, CCLS, Queen Mary University of London, UK

Direct Supervision in European Capital Markets and the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) – A Match Made in the Capital Markets Union Heaven? - Professor Gudula Deipenbrock, Professor of Business Law, HTW Berlin, University of Applied Sciences, Germany

Financial Market Regulation between National Authorities and EU Agencies: a Paradigm Shift in EU Administration? - Professor Paola Chirulli, Professor of Administrative Law, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy

European Supervisory Authorities’ Powers - Dr Marta Simoncini, FWO Post-doctoral Fellow King's College London, Dickson Poon School of Law, University of London, UK

Discussion

Coffee Break

Chair of Panel A Part II: Professor Paola Chirulli, Professor of Administrative Law, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy

Can Activist Hedge Funds Become Stewards? Evidence from the UK - Dr Dionysia Katelouzou, Lecturer (Assistant Professor) King's College London, UK

Comment: Professor Olha Cherednychenko, University of Groningen, Netherlands

The Implementation of the FSB Key Attributes of Effective Resolution Regimes for Financial Institutions in the European Union - Dr Andromachi Georgosouli, Senior Lecturer, CCLS, Queen Mary University of London, UK

Discussion

Lunch Break

Panel B: Current Developments and Challenges in the Realm of Corporate Governance and Company Law

Chair of Panel B: Professor Iris H-Y Chiu, Professor of Corporate Law and Financial Regulation, University College London, UK

Commercial Registers and Transparency - Dr Maren Heidemann, Visiting Fellow at IALS, UK

Holding Individuals Responsible for Regulatory Failings in Banks - Professor Blanaid Clarke, McCann FitzGerald Chair of Corporate Law, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland

Minority protection revisited - the Japanese ViewProfessor Junko Ueda, Aichi University Law School, Japan

The approach to risk and corporate governance of insurance companies under Solvency II - Professor Paola Manes, University of Bologna, Italy

Discussion

Coffee Break

Panel C: Round table Discussion with all Speakers on the Company Law Issues and Financial Markets Law Issues Presented: Quo Vadis?

Chair of Panel C: Professor Blanaid Clarke, McCann FitzGerald Chair of Corporate Law, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland

Concluding Remarks

Dr Maren Heidemann, Visiting Fellow at IALS, UK, and Professor Gudula Deipenbrock, HTW Berlin, University of Applied Sciences, Germany

End of Seminar

Draft programme for Contemporary Issues in Financial Markets Law and Company Law – National, International, European and Comparative Perspectives


Registration Fees: Standard Rate - £75.00; Concessionary Day Rate for Speakers and Students - £50.00; Concessionary Half Day Rate for Speakers and Students - £35.00.

Note: Staff and students of SAS should contact Belinda Crothers direct.

Contact

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