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Liquidators' remuneration and expenses - value-based remuneration and closer scrutiny of expenses

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Australia, United Kingdom
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  • October 23 2014

On 25 July 2014 and 17 September 2014 respectively, Justice Brereton of the Supreme Court of NSW delivered two related judgments in Re AAA Financial

Mortgage-backed securities: “it is the rare ordinary human being who understands them”

  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
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  • USA
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  • October 21 2014

A purchaser of residential mortgage-backed securities filed proofs of claim based on alleged misrepresentations by the debtors in offering materials

Subrogation in contracts tied to the sale of productive units under insolvency proceedings

  • Gómez-Acebo & Pombo Abogados
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  • Spain
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  • October 21 2014

Art. 146 BIS of the Spanish Insolvency Act (hereina fter, IA) - incorporated by Royal Decree-Act 112014 - provides that if productive units are

Legal status of a floating charge considered - George Maloney and Danske Bank AS 2014 IEHC 441

  • A&L Goodbody
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  • Ireland
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  • October 21 2014

This case concerned an application by the official liquidator of RQB Limited (in liquidation) (the Company) pursuant to S280 of Companies Act 1963 to

Fee-fi-fo-fum: compensation for fee defense

  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
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  • USA
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  • October 20 2014

It's always risky when the Supreme Court grants certiorari in a bankruptcy case. While the Court's opinion may bring clarity to the narrow question

A win for innovation: Supreme Court’s denial of review of Jaffe v. Samsung Electronics Co. preserves U.S. rights of licensees of Chapter 15 foreign debtors

  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
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  • USA
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  • October 20 2014

On Monday, October 6, 2014, the U.S. Supreme Court denied a petition for writ of certiorari in Jaffe v. Samsung Electronics Co., thereby preserving

Extensions of time for liquidator's recovery actions - "shelf orders" to be scrutinised by the High Court

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Australia
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  • October 20 2014

Since BP Australia Pty Ltd v Brown, there has been a practice of Courts across Australia granting "shelf orders", whereby time for voidable

Another bankruptcy proofing strategy bites the dust, or does it?

  • Bilzin Sumberg Baena Price & Axelrod LLP
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  • USA
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  • October 20 2014

In an effort to minimize the risk of loss in connection with a loan default, lenders often employ creative means to make it difficult, if not

Almost favored court denies settling defendants’ attempt to recover under most favored nations clause

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
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  • USA
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  • October 20 2014

Being one of the first defendants to settle claims has its pros and cons. On the one hand, defendants may avoid protracted litigation. On the other

Intercreditor agreements in bankruptcy

  • Alston & Bird LLP
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  • USA
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  • October 20 2014

In In re MPM Silicones, LLC, Case No. 14-22503 (RDD) (Bankr. S.D.N.Y. Sept. 30, 2014) (Momentive), the court dismissed a senior lien creditors' suit