Single Modification to a Resolution Plan – Whether Practicable?

Recently, Regulation 39(1A)(a) (“Regulation”) has been introduced into the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (Insolvency Resolution Process for Corporate Persons) Regulations, 2016 (“CIRP Regulations”), which prescribes that a resolution professional (“RP”) can permit only one modification to a resolution plan, provided that the request for resolution plan (“RFRP”) allows for such modification. The question is whether limiting the number of modifications to just one will be practicable for getting an optimum value for a corporate debtor (“CD”) and whether the committee of creditors (“CoC”) can require more than one modification to a resolution plan.

Value maximization; role of CoC and negotiations with prospective resolution applicants (“PRA”)

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