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The year in bankruptcy: 2011

  • Jones Day
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  • USA
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  • January 20 2012

A "roller-coaster ride of financial and economic uncertainty" would be one way to describe 2011

The year in bankruptcy 2013

  • Jones Day
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  • Global, USA
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  • January 22 2014

The eyes of the financial world were on the U.S. during 2013. The view was dismaying and encouraging in roughly equal parts. The U.S. rang in the new

Nine lessons from Detroit's chapter 9 case

  • Jones Day
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  • USA
  • -
  • November 20 2014

On November 7, 2014, Judge Steven Rhodes, the judge presiding over the City of Detroit's bankruptcy case, announced that he would confirm the City's

Sovereign debt update

  • Jones Day
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  • Argentina, Puerto Rico, USA
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  • October 1 2014

On June 30, 2014, Latin America’s third-largest economy failed to make a scheduled $539 million payment to bondholders after U.S. District Court

The year in bankruptcy: 2012

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 4 2013

December 2012 marked the fifth anniversary of the beginning of the Great Recession, which officially began in December 2007 and ended in June 2009

Another blow to triangular setoff in bankruptcy

  • Jones Day
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  • USA
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  • November 21 2013

Section 553 of the Bankruptcy Code provides, subject to certain exceptions, that the Bankruptcy Code "does not affect any right of a creditor to

Secured creditor may choose to take no action during Chapter 11 case without hazarding lien stripping

  • Jones Day
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  • USA
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  • September 30 2013

A long-standing legal principle is that liens pass through bankruptcy unaffected. Like every general rule, however, this tenet has exceptions. One of

First impressions: commercial leases may be assumed within 210-day deadline and assigned later

  • Jones Day
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  • USA
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  • November 21 2013

Commercial landlords hailed as a significant victory the enactment in 2005 of a 210-day "drop dead" period after which a lease of nonresidential real

Delaware bankruptcy court overrules objection of lone dissenting syndicate lender to collateral agent's credit bid

  • Jones Day
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  • USA
  • -
  • April 9 2009

One of the key protections afforded to secured creditors under the Bankruptcy Code is the right of a holder of a secured claim to credit bid the allowed amount of its claim as part of a sale process under section 363 of the Bankruptcy Code

Safe harbor redux: the Second Circuit revisits the Bankruptcy Code’s protection against avoidance of securities contract payments

  • Jones Day
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  • USA
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  • July 31 2013

"Safe harbors" in the Bankruptcy Code designed to minimize "systemic risk"disruption in the securities and commodities markets that could