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A wellness check for bankruptcy: confusion reigns

  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • 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
  • -
  • 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

Significant multiemployer and single employer benefit rule changes take effect

  • Proskauer Rose LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 20 2015

On December 16, 2014, President Obama signed into law the $1.1 trillion Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act of 2015

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

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • 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

Drilling Down: a deeper look into the distressed oil & gas industry part 2treatment of oil and gas interests in bankruptcy

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 14 2015

Today’s blog article, which looks at the treatment of specific oil and gas property interests in the bankruptcy context, is the second in the Weil

American Bankruptcy Institute issues report proposing extensive changes chapter 11 proceedings

  • Cooley LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 15 2015

On December 8, 2014, the American Bankruptcy Institute's Commission to Study the Reform of Chapter 11 issued an extensive report detailing hundreds