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Where’s the Beef? (part I)

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 29 2014

The question "Where's the Beef?" is typically associated with the famous Wendy's television commercial from 1984 and its lovable actress, Clara

When the stakes are high, union can’t gamble with gambling debtors bankruptcy court approves casino’s rejection of CBA

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 28 2014

When evaluating a debtor's bankruptcy or restructuring options, determining how to increase or preserve the debtor's liquidity is crucial to the

Defendant’s preemptive motion to deny class certification pays off

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 23 2014

Any time class certification is denied, defendants should pay close attention to what the defendant did to win the class certification battle and

Transcending self-protection: how a selfless creditor can be handsomely rewarded

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 23 2014

Outside of section 506(b) of the Bankruptcy Code, which affords secured creditors a right to enforce their contractual entitlements to fees, the

Claims against franchisors as alleged “employers”

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 22 2014

Government agencies increasingly are prosecuting enforcement actions against franchisors under federal labor and employment laws, claiming that they

WARN Act plaintiffs ask, “Are You My Employer?”

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 22 2014

In the well-known children’s story book written by P.D. Eastman and edited by beloved Dr. Seuss, a baby bird embarks on a quest to find his mother

No protection in Ponzi schemes: Utah bankruptcy court limits investors’ ability to retain returns on investments

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 21 2014

Although the bankruptcy world has long been acquainted with Ponzi schemes, the courts have not clearly answered the question of how to distribute

Almost favored court denies settling defendants’ attempt to recover under most favored nations clause

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 20 2014

Being one of the first defendants to settle claims has its pros and cons. On the one hand, defendants may avoid protracted litigation. On the other

Supreme Court hears argument in juror misconduct case

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 20 2014

On October 8, the Supreme Court heard oral argument in Warger v. Shauers, No. 13-517, a case that the Products Liability Monitor has been watching

New twist in litigation against states dragging their feet on fracking regulation

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

Over the past year, the fight to authorize fracking has taken different forms in various states across the country, including lawsuits challenging