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Fraudulent transfer: a case where strong arm powers were “an inch too short”

  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
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  • USA
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  • August 29 2014

A Chapter 11 trustee sought to avoid a transfer of property under Section 544 of the Bankruptcy Code that occurred after (1) the bankruptcy petition

Second Circuit's significant decision could impact liquidating trustees

  • Duane Morris LLP
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  • USA
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  • August 28 2014

In the case of United States of America v. Edward P. Bond, No. 12-4803 (2d. Cir. August 13, 2014), the United States Court of Appeals for the Second

The business behind renting a resort villa

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
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  • USA
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  • August 28 2014

Some of our readers may have had the pleasure of renting a resort villa during their summer vacation (electronic postcards of such fancy digs are

The Fourth Circuit weighs in on third-party releases in plans of reorganization

  • Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren SC
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  • USA
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  • August 28 2014

Section 524 of the United States Bankruptcy Code (the Code) describes the effect of a discharge of a debtor, and in section 524(e), provides that a

Failure to provide a translation does not translate to victory

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
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  • USA
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  • August 27 2014

Proofs of claim filed against a debtor can be as varied as the claimants themselves. Everything from hand-written notes to hundreds of pages of

Lease termination: do you really mean it?

  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
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  • USA
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  • August 26 2014

A commercial landlord sought relief from the automatic stay so that it could complete prepetition eviction proceedings against the debtor. The debtor

Business law quarterlysummer 2014

  • Dykema Gossett PLLC
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  • USA
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  • August 25 2014

You may have encountered the term “bankruptcy remote”. It was coined to refer to a method of endowing a company with certain characteristics which

Flexibility on finality: over dissent, First Circuit splits from majority in holding that orders denying relief from stay are not always final

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
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  • USA
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  • August 25 2014

The United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit contributed to a circuit split regarding jurisdiction in its recent decision in Pinpoint IT

Who will think of the tenants: split in authority regarding the interplay between Bankruptcy Code sections 363(f) and 365(h)(1)(a)

  • Burr & Forman LLP
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  • USA
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  • August 25 2014

A useful tool granted to trustees (and debtors-in-possession) in bankruptcy is the ability to assume or reject leases. The trustee can exploit this

Bankruptcy Court upholds secured creditor’s right to credit bid, rejects “chilling” argument

  • Thompson Hine LLP
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  • USA
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  • August 25 2014

In a major victory for secured creditors, the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Tennessee has held that a sale of secured