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ASIC successfully appeals Walton Constructions decision

  • Hall & Wilcox
  • -
  • Australia
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  • July 23 2014

Last Friday, the Full Court of the Federal Court of Australia handed down its decision in ASIC's case seeking the removal and replacement of the

Indecent disclosure: how the failure to disclose a third-party release led to its undoing

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
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  • USA
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  • July 23 2014

As a result of the sheer number of legal and factual issues involved in many chapter 11 cases, bankruptcy judges can sometimes find themselves as

U.S. Supreme Court to tackle questions left unanswered by Stern and Executive Benefits

  • Cooley LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • July 22 2014

As we noted last month, the U.S. Supreme Court's unanimous decision inExecutive Benefits Insurance Agency v. Arkison, Case No. 12-1200, 573 U.S. ___

Puerto Rico and PREPA seek dismissal of bondholder challenge to territory’s bankruptcy statute

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • Puerto Rico
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  • July 22 2014

The Commonwealth of Puerto Rico and the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority (PREPA) yesterday filed separate motions to dismiss the federal court

Release me! Release me!: S.D.N.Y Bankruptcy Court upholds certain non-consensual non-debtor releases granted by unimpaired creditors and equity holders

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 22 2014

One topic we regularly write about on the Bankruptcy Blog is releases - especially third-party releases. In fact, as recently as Thursday, we wrote

Comment period closes for Canadian government public consultation process on insolvency law reform

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
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  • Canada
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  • July 21 2014

We recently reported on the public consultation process on insolvency law reform initiated by Industry Canada, the Canadian federal department

Eleventh Circuit extends FDCPA to the filing of bankruptcy proofs of claim

  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 21 2014

The United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit (the "Eleventh Circuit") has become the first circuit court to extend sections 1692e and

Highlights from 2014 (and beyond)

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 18 2014

It's a beautiful day for the beach. Even though some of us may be at the beach today (and if you are at the beach, why didn't you invite us?

Pension protection fund changes following Olympic Airlines case

  • Mayer Brown LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 18 2014

The regulatory amendments drawn up by the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions following the outcome in Trustees of Olympic Airlines SA Pension &

The Financial System Inquiry calls for views on the reform of Australia’s external administration systems

  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
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  • Australia
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  • July 18 2014

The Financial System Inquiry was formed on 20 November 2013 by our Federal Treasurer to examine how our financial system could be positioned to best