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Not all property acquired post-petition is safe from creditors

  • Snell & Wilmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 3 2014

Although property obtained by a debtor after filing for bankruptcy is usually safe from creditors, a recent case from the Ninth Circuit Bankruptcy

Landlords' right to specific performance and release of escrow money against administrators

  • Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • March 4 2014

The case relates to the insolvency of a women’s fashion retailer and their shops in Bristol and Leicester. In 2010 the landlords entered into

Court of Appeal decision changes treatment of rent in administrations and liquidations

  • Faegre Baker Daniels
  • -
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • February 28 2014

Earlier this week, the English Court of Appeal overturned the recent decisions in Goldacre (Goldacre (Offices) Ltd v Nortel Networks UK Ltd 2009

Rent a higher priority in insolvency

  • Eversheds LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • February 25 2014

The outcome of this appeal has been awaited with a high degree of interest. The issue was the extent to which rent should be payable as an expense of

A game changer

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • February 25 2014

Judgment in the Court of Appeal case of Pillar Denton v Game Retail- about rent due during the administration of Game was handed down yesterday. It

Lenders' risk: who really owns the collateral?

  • Blank Rome LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 3 2014

Unlike real estate transactions where a lender can obtain title insurance, secured lenders are often relying upon the representations and warranties

Fair game: law overturned on rent payable during administrations

  • Hogan Lovells
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • February 28 2014

The UK Court of Appeal has swept aside existing rules governing when administrators have to pay advance rents falling due before their appointment

Game changer the Court of Appeal overturns the Goldacre and Luminar decisions

  • A&L Goodbody
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • February 26 2014

The Court of Appeal delivered judgment on Monday morning in the much anticipated appeal in Jervis & Others v Pillar Denton & Others on the treatment

Tenants in administration some welcome news for landlords

  • Collyer Bristow LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • February 28 2014

Commercial landlords will be familiar with the practice that has grown up since the 2010 case of Goldacre of putting companies into administration

Execution of mortgage over real property in exchange for full discharge of director's unrelated liabilities held to be voidable as an unreasonable director-related transaction

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Australia
  • -
  • February 26 2014

The Victorian Court of Appeal recently held that a payment, disposition or grant of security by a company to a person on behalf of, or for the