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The year in bankruptcy: 2011

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • 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
  • -
  • Global, USA
  • -
  • 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

Business restructuring review

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

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

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • 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

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

Seventh Circuit suggests that longer assumptionrejection deadline should govern integrated franchise and commercial lease agreements

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 31 2014

It is broadly accepted that the abbreviated deadline for a bankruptcy trustee or chapter 11 debtor-in-possession ("DIP") to assume or reject an

The year in bankruptcy

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 1 2008

In a tumultuous year that is likely to be remembered for its extreme market volatility, skyrocketing commodity prices (e.g., crude oil hovering at $100 per barrel), a slumping housing market, the weakest U.S. dollar in decades versus major currencies, a ballooning trade deficit with significant overseas trading partners such as China, Japan, and the EU, and an unprecedented proliferation of giant private equity deals that quickly fizzled when the subprime mortgage meltdown made inexpensive corporate credit nearly impossible to come by, 2007 was anything but mundane

Public right to full disclosure in bankruptcy extends to Rule 2019 statements

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 1 2013

One of the hallmarks of the U.S. bankruptcy system is ready access to information concerning any entity that files for bankruptcy protection. The

Chapter 15 petition date “anchors” COMI analysis

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 1 2013

October 17, 2013, will mark the eighth anniversary of the enactment of chapter 15 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code as part of the comprehensive U.S

Aircraft leasing update: second circuit gives liftoff to billions in unsecured tax indemnity claims

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 13 2011

When an airline goes bankrupt, do the owner participants in aircraft leverage-lease transactions have a right to recover on monetary claims (worth billions) based on tax indemnification agreements ("TIAs")? The answer lies in the meaning of the words "paypaidpays," which had been the subject of conflicting interpretations in the bankruptcy and district courts in the Northwest Airlines and Delta Air Lines bankruptcy cases