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Final rules on living wills: prepare for your own demise

  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • December 6 2011

The Federal Reserve announced the approval of a final rule to implement the Dodd-Frank resolution plan requirement set forth in Section 165(d) (the “Final Rule”

Living wills: FDIC approves final rules

  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 16 2011

On Tuesday morning, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (“FDIC”) Board unanimously approved two rules regarding resolution planning: one rule for large bank holding companies and nonbank financial companies supervised by the Federal Reserve Board of Governors (“FRB”), and the other rule for large banks

Dodd-Frank: the disorderly orderly

  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 2 2011

The FDIC Board approved a final rule on the orderly liquidation process, which was the culmination of a series of rulemaking efforts begun earlier this year

Resolution plansliving wills - summary of final rule on Orderly Liquidation Authority, and future impacts on financial companies, creditors, potential investors, and senior executives

  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 11 2011

The July 6, 2011 Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Board of Directors (the “FDIC Board”) meeting marked the changing of the guard from Chairman Sheila Bair to FDIC Vice Chairman Martin Gruenberg

The Colonial BancGroup, Inc.: FDIC denied right to setoff against demand deposit accounts

  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • February 3 2011

On January 24, 2011, the Honorable Dwight H. Williams, Jr. of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Alabama denied the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation’s (“FDIC”) request for relief from the automatic stay in the Colonial BancGroup, Inc. case

Americanwest Bancorporation: how a Section 363 sale in bankruptcy provides a viable recapitalization option for troubled banks

  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • February 1 2011

In the current economic environment, many banks have lost significant capital and are under immense pressure, regulatory and otherwise, to recapitalize

Dodd-Frank, Title II: where the FDIC and the “orderly liquidation authority” meet the Bankruptcy Code

  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 31 2010

The FDIC is currently responding to one of the worst financial crises in the history of the nation's banking system

Riskier times for secured lenders, derivative traders, and distressed debt investors? A synthesis of six significant bankruptcy-related developments

  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 14 2010

Bankruptcy-related developments during the first half of this year have sent shock waves through the secured lending, derivative, and distressed debt trading communities

The In re Tousa, Inc fraudulent transfer decision: impacts on debt trading, derivatives trading, and commercial lending

  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 28 2009

A recent decision in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Florida, In re Tousa, has received widespread attention for its near-wholesale rejection of insolvency “savings clauses,” and the resulting order requiring lenders to disgorge hundreds of millions of dollars