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Failure to provide a translation does not translate to victory

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 27 2014

Proofs of claim filed against a debtor can be as varied as the claimants themselves. Everything from hand-written notes to hundreds of pages of

Giving a voice to companies

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 26 2014

The landmark 2010 Supreme Court opinion in Citizens United cemented what had been a progressive transformation of the First Amendment into what one

Flexibility on finality: over dissent, First Circuit splits from majority in holding that orders denying relief from stay are not always final

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 25 2014

The United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit contributed to a circuit split regarding jurisdiction in its recent decision in Pinpoint IT

Practice pointers from the Second Circuit: a prohibited power grab can be “taxing”

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

Today we bring you the sequel to last year’s four-part series on United States v. Bond the tale of three related telecommunications corporations

Let’s call the whole thing off: what happens if the Bankruptcy Code says yes, but the debtor’s governance documents say no?

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

As a general matter, governance provisions in a chapter 11 debtor's organizational documents continue to apply postpetition. But what if those

Can the FDIC assert direct as well as derivative claims of stockholders of failed banks? The Seventh Circuit says “no (but maybe they should)”

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 19 2014

In Levin v. Miller, a recent decision out of the Seventh Circuit, Judge Easterbrook clarified the types of claims that the Federal Deposit Insurance

Lack of causation key hurdle in Texas fracking case

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 18 2014

While the recent $2.9 million verdict in Dallas County, Texas in Bob and Lisa Parr's nuisance suit against Aruba Petroleum grabbed headlines as a

Ninth Circuit weighs in on FTAIA and Alternative Fine Statute

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 18 2014

The Ninth Circuit recently affirmed a $500 million fine for AU Optronics ("AUO") in the long-running liquid crystal display panel cartel case, and

Peering through the muck again: another court analyzes whether LLC operating agreements are property interests or executory contracts

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

We've previously focused here and here on the split in authority analyzing whether provisions in LLC operating agreements that automatically strip

The Ninth Circuit waits for no one

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 13 2014

Earlier this year, we at the Stern Files expressed our disappointment with the Supreme Court’s limited decision in Executive Benefits Insurance