Date: Wednesday 25 October 2006.
Time: Social from 17h30 in Academic Lounge for Talk from 18h30 in LT1.
Venue: Wits Business School, 2 St David’s Place, Parktown.
Topic: Legal risks for directors and consultants of distressed companies.
Speaker: Kevin Cochran, Legal Advisor, Nedbank Special Portfolio Unit.
After reading for his BA degree at WITS and BA(hons) LLB at Rhodes, Kevin served articles at Webber Wentzel Bowens in Johannesburg, where he practised after being admitted as an attorney. Kevin subsequently joined Nedbank Corporate's Special Portfolio Unit, where he has worked for the past three years as a legal adviser, advising members of the Unit on the legal aspects of business rescue, the management of high risk debt and financially stressed debtors and multi creditor work-outs.
Abstract: A practical guide for turnaround managers, consultants, directors and other stakeholders in distressed companies to selected provisions of the Companies and Insolvency Acts in the context of business rescue, focusing on voidable dispositions, the disposal of assets and the potential liability of directors and officers during the turnaround phase of business rescue.
Cost: R50 for TMA members, R100 per person for non-members.
Snacks will be served and a cash bar will be available.
Welcome: All TMA members, prospective TMA members and the general public.
Please feel free to forward this invite to colleagues and clients who may be interested in turnarounds.
Please RSVP by Monday 23rd October 2006 to admin at tma-sa.com.
This invitation was brought to you by Turnaround Management Association - Southern Africa - the forum for turnaround and corporate renewal professionals in Southern Africa, established for purposes of information exchange, knowledge capturing, networking, education and raising the standards of turnaround.