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Questioning the form: Moayedi v. Interstate 35

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 3 2014

"Never blindly rely on forms and boilerplate terms - negotiating contracts is much more than just defending forms, even if you're dealing with a

Are those bankruptcy waivers in your intercreditor agreements effective?

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 28 2014

If you have negotiated an intercreditor agreement, you are familiar with the lengthy bankruptcy waivers typically drafted by counsel for first-lien

Ninth Circuit cites Code of Hammurabi's goat-stealing regulations in credit card fee case

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 29 2014

It is not every day that you read a court citing to “the Code of Hammurabi's goat-stealing regulations” when it discusses the constitutionality of

New Year, new troubles for US regulators: Volcker Rule challenged before federal courts

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 28 2014

It's been a busy Christmas and New Year's season for US regulators. After three years of work, the Federal Reserve Board announced in mid-December

Court of Appeal finds that money paid by a bank under an on demand performance guarantee was not held on trust for the bank by the recipient

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • January 9 2014

The Respondents were sellers under a shipbuilding contract.The Applicant was the buyers' bank. When the buyers refused to pay an instalment due under

Delaware Chancery Court evaluates ‘public, commercially reasonable’ foreclosure sale under UCC

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 11 2013

Edgewater Growth Capital Partners LP created the debtor and guaranteed its indebtedness. After several attempts to restructure the debtor, the

Parent obligor can pledge subsidiary’s collateral with subsidiary’s knowledge and consent

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 11 2013

The Third Circuit held that a parent obligor could effectively pledge as collateral the deposit account of its subsidiary, with the subsidiary's

Taxpayer wins New York bank tax case: Division of Tax Appeals determines that department violated its own published guidance

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 15 2013

In a recent decision, the New York State Division of Tax Appeals soundly rejected a determination by the New York State Department of Taxation and

N.J. Appellate Court affirms trial court decision that a borrower was not entitled to a HAMP mortgage loan modification based solely on participation in a trial period plan

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 17 2013

The Appellate Division of the New Jersey Superior Court recently decided the case of Marra v. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., No. A-5747-11T2, which

Assistant managers fail to break the piggy bank...for now

  • Reed Smith LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 18 2013

Assistant bank managers came up short in their recent efforts to cash in on claimed lost overtime compensation under the Fair Labor Standards Act. In