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A wellness check for bankruptcy: confusion reigns

  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
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  • USA
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  • January 20 2015

Last week's Supreme Court arguments on bankruptcy jurisdiction in Wellness Int'l Network Ltd. v. Sharif, No. 13-935 (S.Ct.), are enough to strike fear

Tronox: the weed that choked a flower lessons for buyers on proving solvency

  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 20 2015

As discussed in Part 1 and Part 2 of this series, any buyer of assets from a company in any degree of financial stress should be concerned about the

Banks take a risk in freezing a debtor’s account during chapter 7 proceedings

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 14 2015

What is a bank to do when an individual depositor files a chapter 7 bankruptcy petition? Do the turnover requirements of the US Bankruptcy Code allow

There is a first time for everything - US bankruptcy plan for Australian debtor

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Australia, USA
  • -
  • January 20 2015

In a first for the US and Australian markets, the Buccaneer Energy group of companies successfully had bankruptcy plans approved by the US Bankruptcy

Derma Pen filing dismissed for bad faith: anything you say can and will be used against you in the court of . . . bankruptcy?

  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 15 2015

In the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware, the bankruptcy court dismissed a chapter 11 case for bad faith, relying in part

Postpetition ratification of prepetition stay waivers a possible end around of the general prohibition against prepetition waivers of bankruptcy rights?

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
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  • USA
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  • January 15 2015

Prior to the commencement of a bankruptcy case, the waiver by a potential debtor of the protections afforded by the Bankruptcy Code is usually found

Want to shop? Don’t let bankruptcy stop you!

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

The automatic stay is a powerful tool of the Bankruptcy Code, affording debtors a breathing spell from creditors seeking payment. Section 362(k)(1

Tenth Circuit BAP adopts majority rule that bankruptcy estate does not include property placed in escrow by the debtor absent debtor’s compliance with escrow terms

  • Holland & Hart LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 20 2015

In its opinion in LTF Real Estate Company, INc. v. Expert South Tulsa, LLC (In re Expert South Tulsa), 2014 WL 6845675 (10thCir. BAP 2014), the Tenth

Second Circuit denies petition for en banc review of Fairfield decision

  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 16 2015

On January 13, 2015, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit denied a petition for en banc review of the Second Circuit's September 2014

Same song - third verse: US Supreme Court hears arguments in Wellness v. Sharif

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 15 2015

"Bad news comes in threes." "Third time's the charm." "Three strikes and you're out." One of these three adages may come to characterize the outcome