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Hashtag: thinking of starting your own marijuana business?

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

Have you ever wanted to start your own marijuana cultivation and distribution business? Do you see billboards on the highway advertising pot-growing

Plaintiff’s major malfunction: failure to plead the “malfunction theory”

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

No direct evidence of a specific product defect? No problem. The "malfunction theory" allows a plaintiff to establish the existence of a product

Brazilian reorganization plan: fundamentally fair or wholesale trampling of creditors’ rights?

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
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  • Brazil, USA
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  • October 9 2014

The United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York was recently presented in In re Rede Energia, S.A. with the question of

R-E-C-O-V-E-R: find out what it means to the Third Circuit

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

Because we couldn’t possibly top Judge Fisher’s opening line, we’re borrowing it for our introduction of In re Daniel W. Allen, Sr., a recent

No proof of claim, no problem: bankruptcy court finds declaration to be effective as informal proof of claim

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 7 2014

Regardless of whether a creditor has a claim identified in a debtor's schedules of assets and liabilities, generally speaking, most attorneys

Court refuses to equitably subordinate because conduct was consistent with the contract

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 6 2014

Generally, the priority scheme in section 507 of the Bankruptcy Code dictates the order in which a creditor is paid. For this reason, creditors can

Dear court: please forgive me, but I need a continuance of my trial due to Yom Kippur

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

If you were to ask people on the street to name the first Jewish holiday that comes to mind, chances are a significant percentage would name Yom

All aboard! Government and industry groups propose complementary standards for crude oil transport

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

The regulation of transporting flammable liquids by rail has picked up steam in the past year thanks to the energy boom enabled by fracking, as

Appellate panel teaches the electric slide, sets forth a standard for determining whether electricity is a “good” for purposes of section 503(b)(9)

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

And so we return to the debate about whether electricity is a “good” for purposes of section 503(b)(9) of the Bankruptcy Code this time featuring

Study shows water use in “fracking” is similar to water use in conventional oil production

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 1 2014

One of the many "hot button" issues surrounding the process of hydraulic fracturing, or "fracking," is the amount of water used in the process of