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I hear nothing, I see nothing, I know nothing: Third Circuit says transferee’s knowledge not relevant to establishing fraudulent transfer claims

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 17 2014

The extent of a transferee's knowledge in the context of fraudulent transfer claims under the Bankruptcy Code has been a frequent topic of discussion

Roundup of recent “fracking” studies still shows no consensus

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 16 2014

Here at Weil's Product Liability Monitor, we keep a close eye on scientific developments related to hydraulic fracturing, or "fracking." It's an

DOJ requires upstream divestiture in Tyson Foods’ acquisition of Hillshire

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 16 2014

The Department of Justice ("DOJ") and the attorneys general of Illinois, Iowa, and Missouri allege that Tyson Foods, Inc.'s proposed acquisition of

Back to school: circuit courts provide “cheat-sheet” on Stern consent issues in advance of the Supreme Court’s consideration of Wellness Int’l Network v. Sharif

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 16 2014

Remember CliffsNotes? (It’s ok you can admit it now.) Well, in the two months since the Supreme Court granted certiorari in Wellness Int’l Network

Eleventh Circuit toughens up Rule 15 motions to amend

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

If plaintiffs' counsel has ever frustrated you during the course of a mass torts case, this one's for you. Last week the Eleventh Circuit issued its

SEC gives $300,000 whistleblower award to employee responsible for compliance and audit functions

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 12 2014

On August 29, 2014, the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) announced a whistleblower award of more than $300,000 for a company employee who

D.C. Circuit reaffirms attorney client and work product protection for internal investigations

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 12 2014

Back in March, I wrote about a ruling in U.S. ex rel Barko v. Halliburton Co. et al, 1:05-CV-1276 (D.D.C.), where the court ordered the defendant to

Momentous decision in Momentive Performance Materials Part IV: make-wholes and third party releases

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 12 2014

This is the last entry in our four-part series analyzing Judge Drain's widely read bench ruling issued on August 26, 2014 in connection with the

Momentous decision in Momentive Performance Materials: subordination is as subordination does

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

As we began discussing this week in our previous entries, on August 26, 2014, Judge Drain of the Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New

Momentous decision in Momentive Performance Materials: cramdown of secured creditors Part II

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

On August 26, 2014, Judge Drain concluded the confirmation hearing in Momentive Performance Materials and issued several bench rulings on cramdown