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Bankruptcy Court “right-swipes” debtor’s property interest in its social media accounts

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 21 2015

It's nothing new in 2015 to say that social media has become a valuable part of any company's marketing and public relations strategy. Companies now

US Bankruptcy Court recognized Israeli Liquidation Proceeding in a Chapter 15 case

  • Arent Fox LLP
  • -
  • Israel, USA
  • -
  • April 20 2015

Sovereign Assets Ltd. (SAL), a real estate firm based in Israel, was unable to service its debt obligations and was placed into liquidation

The Supreme Court denies petition for writ of certiorari in Crawford v. LVNV Funding

  • Gordon & Rees LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 24 2015

On April 20, 2015, the United States Supreme Court denied Defendants' petition for certiorari in Crawford v. LVNV Funding, declining to take up the

The final chapter on Aereo’s Chapter 11

  • Foster Swift Collins & Smith PC
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 24 2015

On June 25, 2014, the United States Supreme Court ruled that cloud-based television-streaming service, Aereo, violated U.S. Copyright Law and its

US SDNY Bankruptcy Court finds bank violated automatic stay by placing administrative freeze on debtor’s bank account

  • Arent Fox LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 21 2015

Chief Judge Cecelia G. Morris of the Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York decided that banks may not place an administrative freeze

Tweet all about it: U.S. Bankruptcy Court rules business social media accounts are property of debtor LLC's bankruptcy estate, not individual LLC members

  • Duane Morris LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 22 2015

In a case of first impression in Texas, the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas held that the former majority member of

A longer statute of limitations period for pursuing fraudulent transfer actions may exist

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 12 2013

544(b) of the Bankruptcy Code empowers a bankruptcy trustee to avoid any transfer of an interest of the debtor in property that is voidable under

Citing plain language of Bankruptcy Code and split with other Circuits, Fifth Circuit overturns pro-snax decision

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 22 2015

Prior to the enactment of the Bankruptcy Code in 1978, the Fifth Circuit took a stringent approach to the payment of attorney’s fees holding that

SEC temporary asset freeze not barred by automatic stay provisions

  • Duane Morris LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 20 2015

In an effort to protect the property of a bankruptcy estate, Section 362(a) of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code imposes an automatic stay on most

Big victory for new GM, but threats remain

  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 16 2015

The bankruptcy court yesterday handed General Motors (New GM) an enormous victory that may end up shielding the company from up to $10 billion in