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Ninth Circuit BAP: cramdown, denied.

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
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  • USA
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  • March 3 2015

If cramdown failures are par for the course, why are we all so fascinated with them? One thing is certain: they always provide a good teaching moment

Environmental liability: relief through bankruptcy or not?

  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
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  • USA
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  • March 3 2015

A State Department of environmental protection (DEP) filed an administrative expense application in the bankruptcy cases of coal mining debtors for

Court sets aside years of shareholder distributions due to contamination at dissolved company’s former site

  • Arnall Golden Gregory LLP
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  • USA
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  • March 3 2015

In the ongoing saga of what is known as the "Ashley II Litigation," the United States District Court of South Carolina recently set aside several

Cases we’re watching: CFPB v. Morgan Drexen

  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
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  • USA
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  • March 3 2015

We don't know about you, but we've been following the contentious litigation between the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and debt-relief

Is GM shielded from ignition switch defect liability? Hearing highlights thorny due process and bankruptcy issues

  • Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
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  • USA
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  • March 2 2015

Judge Robert Gerber will be stepping down at the end of this year, ending a storied judicial career highlighted by his oversight of the 2009 chapter

Filer beware: a lesson on the UCC-3 termination statement

  • Fredrikson & Byron PA
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  • USA
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  • March 2 2015

In a ruling of much consequence to secured lenders everywhere, the Delaware Supreme Court held in Motors Liquidations v. JPMorgan Chase Bank that

No security by obscurity: the importance of clearly identifying collateral

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
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  • USA
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  • March 2 2015

More is more, right? Not according to the Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Florida. The court recently ruled that when a creditor tries

Sale orders: ignore at your peril, even after the bankruptcy case is closed

  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
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  • USA
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  • February 27 2015

Bombart v. The Family Center at Sunrise, LLC, 520 B.R. 300 (S.D. Fla. 2014) - The owner of assets purchased in a bankruptcy sale sought to reopen a

Second Circuit holds that SIPA does not permit an inflation or interest adjustment to “net equity” claims for customer property

  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
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  • USA
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  • February 27 2015

In In re Bernard L. Madoff Investment Securities LLC, No. 14-97-bk(L), 2015 WL 727965 (2d Cir. Feb. 20, 2015), the United States Court of Appeals for

Drilling down: a deeper look into the distressed oil & gas industry part 4smoke on the water: the hazy law of oil and gas leases on the outer continental shelf

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • February 26 2015

Up until now, the Drilling Down series has focused on the most common type of oil and gas relationship in the United States the privately-held