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Not all property acquired post-petition is safe from creditors

  • Snell & Wilmer LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • March 3 2014

Although property obtained by a debtor after filing for bankruptcy is usually safe from creditors, a recent case from the Ninth Circuit Bankruptcy

Are those bankruptcy waivers in your intercreditor agreements effective?

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • February 28 2014

If you have negotiated an intercreditor agreement, you are familiar with the lengthy bankruptcy waivers typically drafted by counsel for first-lien

Fourth Circuit affirms lender’s good faith in fraudulent transfer case

  • Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 6 2014

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, on Feb. 21, 2014, affirmed the dismissal of a bankruptcy trustee's fraudulent transfer complaint

Supreme Court decides Law v. Siegel

  • Faegre Baker Daniels
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 4 2014

On March 4, 2014, the United States Supreme Court decided Law v. Siegel, No. 12-5196. The Court held that the bankruptcy court violated the express

California Bankruptcy Court holds junior lienholder liable for payments debtors made to senior lienholder as preferential transfers

  • Snell & Wilmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 5 2014

Section 547 of the Bankruptcy Code allows a bankruptcy trustee to recover transfers from creditors that are labeled "preferences." To avoid a

Court of Appeal decision changes treatment of rent in administrations and liquidations

  • Faegre Baker Daniels
  • -
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • February 28 2014

Earlier this week, the English Court of Appeal overturned the recent decisions in Goldacre (Goldacre (Offices) Ltd v Nortel Networks UK Ltd 2009

Eleventh Circuit is the latest to weigh in on warrantless GPS tracking

  • IT-LEX Inc
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  • USA
  • -
  • February 12 2014

Here's another case involving the use of GPS tracking devices, which as regular IT-Lex readers may know, is currently a very divisive issue. The

Fisker bankruptcy update: should secured creditors really be concerned?

  • Thompson Coburn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 28 2014

The opinion by the Delaware Bankruptcy Court in In re Fisker Auto. Holdings, Inc., raised alarm bells for secured creditors throughout the country

Recent developments in acquisition finance

  • Dechert LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 3 2014

A recent decision of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York examines who is an "Eligible Assignee" entitled to acquire loans

Court rules Houston Astros cannot strike out fiduciary duties in bankruptcy

  • Dechert LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 5 2014

One of the incentives that Delaware law offers founders of business entities is the ability to tinker with the fiduciary duties that the managers of