This presentation will provide an overview of some federal and provincial personal liabilities a director or officer might encounter as a result of a corporate insolvency; risk management tools and advice for Boards; and recent case law which highlights how Courts are making creative use of restructuring statutes to settle class action and other litigation against directors.
DLA Piper (Canada) LLP
LSBC Substantive (1.0), LSO Substantive (1.0)
Danny Nunes, Associate Counsel, Toronto
Danny Nunes practises in the areas of corporate restructuring and insolvency.
Danny has extensive experience acting on behalf of financial institutions, creditors, debtors, trustees in bankruptcy and Court-appointed receivers, monitors and liquidators in all types of proceedings including bankruptcies, proposals, receiverships and corporate restructurings, including complex cross-border Court proceedings. He also advises lenders with respect to security enforcement, in addition to assisting clients with the development and implementation of strategies in respect of the enforcement of contractual rights and remedies.
Danny advises his clients in developing and implementing risk management and litigation strategies, including the preparation of Court materials and contested applications and motions before all levels of Court in Ontario.