Knowledge Exchange


What do you need to know about bankruptcy and operational distress in China? [Date Updated]

30 Jun 2021 13:30 - 15:30
  • Member Price: RMB 50
  • Standard Price: RMB 100
  • In-person event

Decoding Restructuring – Overview of the Bankruptcy Law and Practice in China

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Event details

BritCham Shanghai invites private practice lawyers, inhouse counsels and business leaders to this session to gain and exchange essential knowledge and practical tips on Chinese bankruptcy law and the latest trends.

When launched in 2007, China’s Enterprise Bankruptcy Law was groundbreaking and has become one of the most significant pieces of legislation underpinning China’s market economy. Across the law and the growing sophistication in the approach of insolvency practitioners, China’s bankruptcy regime provides investors with certainty, transparency and protection during a restructuring process

The Chamber’s Legal & Compliance Committee is pleased to invite Lingqi Wang, a partner at leading law firm Fandga Partners, to introduce the background of the Enterprise Bankruptcy Law,how it changed the bankruptcy landscape to what businesses operate in today, and shed light on the following key issues for businesses, investors and financiers to understand

  1. Main features of the bankruptcy regime, including the modern toolkit for bankruptcy protection, a comparative study of PRC and US bankruptcy laws, and claim priorities.
  2. Reorganisation procedure, including appointment of administratorsand insolvency practitioners, creditors‘ meetings, bankruptcy plans and their implications.
  3. Practical challenges, including negotiation with banks and balancing the role of local government.
  4. Cross-border Insolvency, including extraterritoriality and reciprocity, and keep-well deeds battles.


  • 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm: Registration & networking
  • 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm: Presentation
  • 3:00 pm – 3:30 pm: Q&A and networking


In case of cancellation, please kindly note you must email the BritCham Shanghai Event staff before 1 pm, 18 Jun. Due to the service charges of Glueup and online payment platforms, we can only partially refund up to 90% of your ticket price and payment will be processed within 14 days after the event via your original payment method. However, it is non-refundable for cancellation request made beyond the above-mentioned timeframe.

The speaker

Lingqi Wang
Partner at Fangda Partners


BritCham Shanghai Office


Room 1108, South Tower, M Place, 333 Chengdu Bei Lu, Shanghai




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