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The credit crunch: the collapse of Lehman Brothers - and a Hong Kong scheme to handle Lehman claims

Anthony Connerty (Barrister and Chartered Arbitrator) looks at the Lehman collapse - considering the background to the collapse of Lehman Brothers investment bank, claims related to the collapse, an example of a credit crunch claim, a criminal prosecution and a Hong Kong mediation and arbitration scheme aimed at dealing speedily with Lehman Brothers-related claims. Versions of this article have been published in Hong Kong in the January 2010 edition of Asian Dispute Review and in London in the July 9, 2010 edition of New Law Journal. Published in Amicus Curiae – Journal of the Society for Advanced Legal Studies at the Institute of Advanced Legal Studies. The Journal is produced by SALS at the IALS (Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, School of Advanced Study, University of London).

Connerty, Anthony (2010) The credit crunch: the collapse of Lehman Brothers - and a Hong Kong scheme to handle Lehman claims. Amicus Curiae, 2010 (83). pp. 7-12. ISSN 1461-2097

Item Type:Article
Additional Information:Issue 83, Autumn 2010, pp.7-12
Keywords:Banking law -- United States, Bankruptcy -- United States, Arbitration -- Hong Kong, Lehman Brothers investment bank, Subprime mortgage crisis
Divisions:Institute of Advanced Legal Studies
Collections:Amicus Curiae
Deposited By:Steven Whittle
Date Deposited:25 May 2011 15:44
Last Modified:28 Jul 2011 13:29
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