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Seventh Circuit confirms the independence of the “settlement payment” and “securities contract” safe harbors of 11 U.S.C. 546(e)

  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 8 2014

The United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit (the "Seventh Circuit") recently adopted a broad reading of the safe harbor of United

District Court holds hedge funds not eligible assignees under loan agreement and thus not entitled to vote on plan

  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 1 2014

The District Court for the Western District of Washington recently concluded that certain Hedge Funds were not "Eligible Assignees" of loan

Financial services update March 31 2014 industry news

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 31 2014

On March 28, Bloomberg reported that a U.S. District Judge in Manhattan declined to dismiss a securities lawsuit over residential mortgage-backed

Financial services update March 24 2014 judicial developments

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 24 2014

On March 19th, a divided panel of the Eighth Circuit holds that "float," contributions by ERISA plan participants to their retirement plan awaiting

A Bankruptcy Court’s newly founded ability to certify questions of law, namely involving corporate law issues, to the Delaware Supreme Court

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

The Delaware State Legislature recently amended Article IV, section 11 of the Delaware Constitution to add United States Bankruptcy Courts to the

Bankruptcy appellate panel for Eighth Circuit reaffirms it is not the forum for debtors in pending bankruptcy cases to take second bite at the apple

  • Duane Morris LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 21 2014

Last week, the 8th Circuit B.A.P. affirmed, first noting that criminal judgments, including restitution awards and liens, are afforded special

The Inbox, how many more decades until spring edition

  • Zuckerman Spaeder LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 21 2014

Here at the Suits by Suits Worldwide Operations Center, weather continues to have us flummoxed, vexed, and annoyed: even though a famous Pennsylvania

Madoff victims denied adjustments for interest and inflation on claims

  • Chadbourne & Parke LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 23 2014

A New York bankruptcy court has ruled that certain victims of Bernard Madoff's highly publicized Ponzi scheme are not entitled to adjust their claims

The Inbox: January 10, 2014

  • Zuckerman Spaeder LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 10 2014

Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night - and certainly not a batch of freezing rain and ice that's currently paralyzing the greater

Stockbroker defense shields Ponzi-scheme broker fees and commissions from avoidance

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 21 2013

In Grayson Consulting, Inc. v. Wachovia Securities, LLC (In re Derivium Capital LLC), 716 F.3d 355 (4th Cir. 2013), the U.S. Court of Appeals for the