City briefs

Cross-border insolvency is the subject for a seminar held by the Law Society and the International Association of Young Lawyers from 30 September to 2 October. The aim is to allow lawyers to discuss different approaches to such insolvencies and debate the effect of changes in the law. Speakers will be practitioners from centres including New York, Paris, Helsinki and Toronto. Contact David Allen at Rowe & Maw or Chris Mallon of Lovell White Durrant.