On 12 October 2022, UNIDROIT held a virtual Question and Answer session on the Model Law on Factoring, as part of the public consultation that the Institute is undertaking on the draft instrument between July and October 2022. Chaired by Professor Henry Gabriel (UNIDROIT Governing Council Member and Chair of the Model Law on Factoring Working Group), the Q&A session featured presentations by the UNIDROIT Secretariat (Senior Legal Officer William Brydie-Watson), the International Finance Corporation (Senior Operations Officer Murat Sultanov), the International Law Institute (Director of Law Reform Programs Marek Dubovec), as well as comments from the FCI (Secretary-General Peter Mulroy), the Secured Finance Network (International Finance & Development Committee Chair Richard Kohn) and other private sector experts. Approximately 50 stakeholders from the factoring industry, government and academia participated in the virtual event.
The event flyer is available here
The event recording is available on the Institute’s Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9uian_qiWig&ab_channel=UNIDROIT