Adjudication of Claims in Insolvency Administration (Code: IR014)

Programme Objectives

This seminar provides an overview of the creditors’ rights, their priority and the adjudication of claims. 

Programme Outline

The seminar will cover the following aspects:

1. The creditors and their rights

2. The pari passu principle

3. The. exceptions to the pari passu principle

4. The priority - a funnel view with statute and common law practice, and the bottom-line

5.  The instrument of filing a claim

6. The process: admission, rejection and the appeal

7. The dividend - what is it in essence

Trainer Details

Lee Yin Chen 

Yin Chen is a licensed insolvency practitioner under the Insolvency, Restructuring and Dissolution Act 2018, and a Chartered Accountant of Singapore. 

Since late 2001, Yin Chen was trained to do insolvency administrations such as liquidation (voluntary and involuntary), receivership, scheme of arrangement and compromise. Corollary to the work of an insolvency practitioner, he also spent time in investigative and litigation support work.

Prior to insolvency administrations, Yin Chen was an auditor and was involved in some litigation support work such as directors' or shareholders’ disputes, apart from the routine auditing. In 2011, Yin Chen left his employment as a senior manager with the corporate recovery department of a large accounting and consulting service group in Singapore and set up his own liquidation practice.