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Questioning the executoriness of trademark licenses in integrated agreements

  • Jones Day
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  • USA
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  • October 1 2014

Protections added to the Bankruptcy Code in 1988 that give some intellectual property ("IP") licensees the right to continued use of licensed

Can you inadvertently waive your automatic stay rights goodbye?

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
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  • USA
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  • October 17 2014

As a general rule, bankruptcy courts do not enforce provisions in organizational documents, loan agreements, or other prepetition contracts that

The weakest link in intercreditor agreements breaks again in Momentive

  • Latham & Watkins LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • October 16 2014

Intercreditor agreements among secured creditors with respect to common collateral are often limited to lien subordination, so as to govern each

Taking a stand where few have trodden: structured dismissal held clearly authorized by the Bankruptcy Code

  • Jones Day
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  • USA
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  • October 1 2014

A "structured dismissal" of a chapter 11 case following a sale of substantially all of the debtor's assets has become increasingly common as a way to

“In full satisfaction:” how three words can make all the difference in the release of a non-debtor guarantor

  • Berger Singerman LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • October 9 2014

As many areas continue to rebound slightly from the real-estate downturn, much litigation still exists related to the exposure of guarantors for

Environmental claims: the gift that keeps on giving

  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • October 10 2014

A reorganized company (Asarco) sought contribution for payment of environmental claims from beneficiaries of trusts created under John D

Stockton Judge: pension obligations are not impervious to impairment in Chapter 9 bankruptcy. What comes next?

  • Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
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  • USA
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  • October 16 2014

The perception that public employee pension obligations cannot be impaired in bankruptcy suffered a damaging blow several months ago in the City 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

Supreme Court’s denial of certiorari strengthens intellectual property licensees’ protections in cross-border insolvency cases

  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 9 2014

Chapter 15 of the Bankruptcy Code provides mechanisms for dealing with cases of cross-border insolvency. On Oct. 6, 2014, the U.S. Supreme Court, in

Dealing with difficult debtors

  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
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  • USA
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  • August 15 2014

We are all familiar with the often-repeated policy that: “The principal purpose of the Bankruptcy Code is to grant a ‘fresh start’ to the ‘honest but