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New statutory demand limit; a cause for concern for landlords?

  • Collyer Bristow LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 16 2015

The government has indicated that it will raise the financial threshold for creditors petitioning for an individual's bankruptcy through an amendment

Land contracts: mortgage priority and other complications

  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
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  • USA
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  • February 20 2015

A Chapter 7 trustee sought to avoid a mortgage on the debtors’ property using the “strong arm” powers of a hypothetical bona fide purchaser of real

A new target for distressed investors: what claims traders need to know about target Canada and Canadian insolvency law

  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
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  • Canada
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  • February 12 2015

On January 14, 2015, Target Corporation ("Target US") announced the exit of substantially all of its Canadian operations less than two years after

Landlords: beware when terminating and evicting commercial tenants

  • Fox Rothschild LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 20 2012

When a tenant under a commercial lease defaults and the landlord wishes to exercise a right to terminate the lease and evict the tenant, the landlord must comply with the terms of the lease and the applicable law regarding termination and eviction

Timeline - a guide to the legal milestones ahead - May 2014

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • European Union
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  • May 1 2014

This is a guide to key legal developments in the coming months and years ahead (UK perspective).The developments include changes in employment law

Subrogation and set off of unliquidated claims

  • Eversheds LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 3 2015

In Spencer Day v Tiuta International Ltd and other 2014 EWCA Civ 1246, the Court held that a creditor who relies on subrogation is still a secured

Foreign assets: overseas but over here in a bankruptcy

  • Bircham Dyson Bell
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  • United Kingdom
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  • November 24 2011

Earlier this year, the High Court gave judgment in a case involving a bankrupt who owned property in Morocco (Saunders v Donovan, unreported

Deeds in lieu: merger doctrine does not apply where grantee is senior lienholder

  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 30 2015

Lenders and borrowers confronting a failing project and a defaulting loan have several options for dealing with such circumstances

Doing Business in Canada: A Legal Overview

  • Torkin Manes LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • January 31 2015

It has been said that Canada is one of the most unique and enjoyable places in the world for a non-Canadian to explore. Here we

Abandonment: when property drops out of the bankruptcy estate

  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
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  • USA
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  • September 9 2014

In a case that was converted from a chapter 11 reorganization to a chapter 7 liquidation, the debtor sought an order directing the trustee to abandon