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Code vs. contract: Fifth Circuit holds that section 506(b) governs recovery of proceeds from a foreclosure sale after the automatic stay has been lifted

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 15 2014

When an oversecured creditor forecloses on a debtor's property after the automatic stay has been lifted, does the Bankruptcy Code (as opposed to

Could a Bitcoin exchange constitute a “stockbroker”?

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 14 2014

This is the third post in our Bitcoin Bankruptcy series on the Weil Bankruptcy Blog. In the spring of this year, the shutdown of Japanese Bitcoin

Unfinished business: and the winner is . . .

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 11 2014

In a unanimous decision, the New York Court of Appeals stuck a dagger through the heart of bankruptcy estates of failed law firms as it declared that

New York Court of Appeals issues fracking decision on preemption of local bans

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 11 2014

Last month, I posted on the oral argument that took place at the New York Court of Appeals addressing two local towns' bans on fracking within its

How to overcome your fear of “commitment” if you are a bank holding company

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 10 2014

When a bank holding company files a chapter 11 case, a key factor to the success of the case will be whether the debtor previously made any

The Stern files: uncertainty abounds regarding consent to bankruptcy court adjudication

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 9 2014

Recently, the Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana stayed its own judgment pending an appeal to resolve doubt over the bankruptcy

Another victory for the learned intermediary doctrine

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 9 2014

Tim Howard's performance in the Americans' World Cup game against Belgium was one for the ages. He saved more shots than any goalie had in the World

Headline-grabbing reports on fracking emissions are unlikely to gain traction in courts

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 8 2014

Methane emissions from hydraulic fracturing ("fracking") wells have received a wave of coverage in the press recently, but plaintiffs will likely

U.S. v. Ron Pair Enters.

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 3 2014

In this Throwback Thursday, piece we revisit the decision of the United States Supreme Court in U.S. v. Ron Pair Enters. In a 5-4 decision, the

“Thank you, SCOTUS; it’s about time!”: Supreme Court grants cert to decide meaningful Stern v. Marshall questions

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 2 2014

We at the Stern Files recently expressed our disappointment with the lack of more meaningful guidance in Executive Benefits Insurance Agency v