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Supreme Court of Canada hears appeal of Re Indalex Limited

  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 16 2012

On Tuesday, June 5, 2012 the Supreme Court of Canada heard an appeal of the Ontario Court of Appeal’s decision in Re Indalex Limited (“Indalex”

Japanese parent liable for unfunded benefits in subsidiary employer’s plan

  • Haynes and Boone LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 25 2013

An employer that sponsors a single-employer defined benefit pension plan was acquired by a Japanese parent. The employer entered into bankruptcy and

California dreaming? CalPERS seeks payment in full of all pension obligations during pendency of San Bernardino’s Chapter 9 case

  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 10 2012

California has seen a string of three Chapter 9 filings this year and faces a long line of distressed municipalities

Heard about Detroit? The first word on treatment of public employee pension benefits in Chapter 9 (and absolutely not the last)

  • Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 12 2013

Last week's ruling by Judge Stephen Rhodes finding the City of Detroit eligible for protection under Chapter 9 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code has

Third Circuit considering if the ‘police power’ exception to the automatic stay extends to the UK Pensions Regulator

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • December 19 2011

One exception to the otherwise far-reaching scope of the automatic stay is the “police power” exception, which permits a governmental unit to commence or continue an action or proceeding that is in furtherance of its police and regulatory powers (section 362(b)(4) of the Bankruptcy Code

DOL proposes amendments to Abandoned Plan Program

  • Littler Mendelson
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 14 2012

The Department of Labor’s Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA) is proposing to allow bankruptcy trustees to take advantage of the agency’s Abandoned Plan Program regulations under ERISA to terminate, wind up, and distribute retirement plan benefits to former employees of bankrupt companies

What matters: A review of 2011 and 2012

  • Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 1 2013

As you know, the last two years have seen a somewhat improved, but by no means robust, business climate. At the same time, structural shifts in the

Euroresource--deals and debt

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • Netherlands, Spain, United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • July 30 2013

On 26 July 2013, the French government filed an amicus curiae ("friend of the court") brief supporting Argentina's petition requesting the U.S

Third Circuit holds that a portion of post-petition withdrawal liability in bankruptcy is entitled to priority over general unsecured claims

  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 3 2011

Recently, the Third Circuit held that withdrawal liability triggered after a bankruptcy filing date may be apportioned to pre- and post-petition service for the debtor, and that the withdrawal liability attributable to post-petition service may be entitled to priority over general unsecured claims under the Bankruptcy Code

Play it again Samare inherited IRAs protected from creditors in bankruptcy?

  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 1 2013

When the Fifth Circuit, in a case of first impression for that circuit and all of its sister circuit, last year ruled in In re Chilton, 11-40377