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“In full satisfaction:” how three words can make all the difference in the release of a non-debtor guarantor

  • Berger Singerman LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 9 2014

As many areas continue to rebound slightly from the real-estate downturn, much litigation still exists related to the exposure of guarantors for

Hedge fund and its partner and lawyer fail on motion to dismiss for breach of fiduciary duty

  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • October 5 2014

A case against a hedge fund, and one of its partners and in-house counsel, related to actions at a portfolio company and alleging breach of fiduciary

Sales free and clear: what about restrictive covenants?

  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 7 2014

A chapter 11 debtor owned property that had always been used as a golf course and club. When it requested that it be allowed to sell the property free

Dear court: please forgive me, but I need a continuance of my trial due to Yom Kippur

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • October 3 2014

If you were to ask people on the street to name the first Jewish holiday that comes to mind, chances are a significant percentage would name Yom

U.S. Supreme Court denies review in Jaffe v. Samsung, letting stand the Fourth Circuit’s decision applying Section 365(n) to protect licensees in a Chapter 15 bankruptcy case

  • Cooley LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 6 2014

On Monday, October 6, 2014, the U.S. Supreme Court issued an order denying the petition for a writ of certiorari in the Jaffe v. Samsung case, also

Second Circuit in AMR Corp. “no make-whole” based on plain meaning of indentures and discusses consequences of section 1110 payments

  • Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • October 11 2013

Make-whole provisions occupy considerable attention in bankruptcy cases because they address the extent of a creditor’s claim and, when the claim is

Dealing with difficult debtors

  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 15 2014

We are all familiar with the often-repeated policy that: “The principal purpose of the Bankruptcy Code is to grant a ‘fresh start’ to the ‘honest but

Appellate panel teaches the electric slide, sets forth a standard for determining whether electricity is a “good” for purposes of section 503(b)(9)

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 2 2014

And so we return to the debate about whether electricity is a “good” for purposes of section 503(b)(9) of the Bankruptcy Code this time featuring

Strong arm powers: what can be done with an avoided lien?

  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 3 2014

DeGiacomo v. Traverse (In re Traverse), 753 F.3d 19 (1st Cir. 2014) - A chapter 7 trustee sought to avoid an unrecorded first mortgage and to

A longer statute of limitations period for pursuing fraudulent transfer actions may exist

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 12 2013

544(b) of the Bankruptcy Code empowers a bankruptcy trustee to avoid any transfer of an interest of the debtor in property that is voidable under