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Despite earlier ruling, Stockton Judge confirms plan leaving pension obligations intact

  • Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
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  • USA
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  • November 6 2014

One month ago, Judge Christopher Klein ruled in the city of Stockton, CA bankruptcy case that public employee pension obligations can be impaired in

The future for pensions in bankruptcy

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • November 4 2014

In March the Government announced new pension reforms. From April 2015 pensioners reaching 55 years will be entitled to draw down their entire

Insolvency in the charities world the pension scourge

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • November 4 2014

Pension deficits are by no means the only concern for charities, but they present a severe headache. There are over 180,000 charities registered in

A trustee in bankruptcy’s charter?

  • Gateley
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  • United Kingdom
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  • November 4 2014

This week we revisit the ramifications of a landmark personal insolvency case in the context of the equally ground breaking 2014 Budget which

PPF levy 201516: insolvency scoring confirmed and changes on guarantees

  • Burges Salmon LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • October 20 2014

The PPF is going ahead with the new insolvency scoring system developed by Experian. It is also raising its requirements for contingent asset

Stockton Judge: pension obligations are not impervious to impairment in Chapter 9 bankruptcy. What comes next?

  • Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • October 16 2014

The perception that public employee pension obligations cannot be impaired in bankruptcy suffered a damaging blow several months ago in the City of

California bankruptcy judge rules that state law does not protect pension fund from municipal bankruptcies

  • Cooley LLP
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  • USA
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  • October 15 2014

On October 1, a bankruptcy judge ruled that the pension agreement between Stockton, California and Calpers, California's massive state-run pension

Major changes afoot to calculating the PPF levy

  • Bond Dickinson LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • September 30 2014

Earlier this year, the Pension Protection Fund (PPF) published its consultation on the second PPF Levy Triennium (201516 to 201718) which proposed

Legislation only for Olympic Airlines does not assist trustees of other schemes

  • Pitmans LLP
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • September 17 2014

New legislation came in to force on 21 July 2014 with the intention of granting entry to the Pension Protection Fund (the "PPF") for those members of

Protect your estate from beneficiary bankruptcy: lessons from Clark v. Rameker

  • Ryley Carlock & Applewhite
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  • USA
  • -
  • September 16 2014

In the preparation of a comprehensive estate plan for a client, an attorney must consider the size of the estate, the manner in which assets are