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The ibc is a game changing law which replaces india's archaic bankruptcy laws and intends to provide a much speedier resolution of insolvency proceedings and debt restructuring, for the benefit of operational and financial creditors, both onshore and offshore. Issue before the tribunal the legal issue before the nclt was whether the resolution applicant could have submitted a resolution plan given the bars under §29a(h) of the ibc, introduced by the amendment act, with respect to 'connected persons. Statement of issues on appeal use this event if you are filing the statement of issues separate from the designation of record in most instances, this should be filed as an attachment to the designation of record.
1 i introduction to bankruptcy law: the term bankruptcy law is generally used to refer to federal law- title 11 of the united states code, commonly referred to as the bankruptcy code1 the current law became effective. Introduction to chapter 12 bankruptcy: october 2005 restructuring the family farm page 2 • the farmer must meet a gross income from farming test. Introduction changes to the law of bankruptcy occurred in 1996(1), and were proposed for 2001(2) the amendments made to the bankruptcy act 1966 (cth) (the act) in 1996 were substantial, whilst the amendments proposed for 2001 were refinements of issues originally dealt with in 1996.