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Loan to own: a potpourri of bankruptcy attacks

  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 25 2014

Three affiliated debtors (RMI, CBTC and CBI) proposed a plan of reorganization that, among other things, required transfer of the collateral

Liability for business rates following disclaimer

  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • November 24 2014

The High Court ruling in Schroder Exempt Property Unit Trust and another v Birmingham City Council 2014 EWHC 2207 provides helpful clarification on

Loan to own variation: bankruptcy may not provide the answers

  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 21 2014

A group of lenders moved to dismiss the debtor’s bankruptcy case on the basis that it was filed in bad faith, or in the alternative asked the court to

Cure and reinstatement of home mortgages in chapter 13: Florida's bright-line rule is not so bright

  • Burr & Forman LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 20 2014

Section 1322(c)(1) of the Bankruptcy Code allows debtors to cure defaults and reinstate a mortgage on their principal residence "until such residence

Sixth Circuit says, “I’m with the Underhills!”

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 19 2014

You might recognize the last name “Underhill” from the 1980’s movie, Fletch. In the movie, the main character, Irwin “Fletch” Fletcher overhears

Strong arm powers: mortgage boo-boo strikes again

  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 18 2014

A Chapter 13 trustee and the debtor sought to use the strong arm powers of a hypothetical bona fide purchaser of real estate to avoid a mortgage

Update: payment of rent by tenants in administration certainty in the law at last

  • Teacher Stern
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • November 18 2014

It is now settled law that when an Administrator retains occupation of leasehold property on the basis that it will benefit of the company's

Tenants in administration and landlords: the rules of the Game change (again)

  • Teacher Stern
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • November 14 2014

In recent Court decisions, the balance between Administrators and Landlords has shifted backward and forwards with great regularity. Both sides have

The game is up! - Game Retail Ltd. (Appellant) v. Pillar Denton Ltd. and Others (Respondents)

  • Locke Lord LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • November 12 2014

The Supreme Court has recently declined to hear retailer Game's appeal, ruling that there was no arguable point of law of general public importance

Forced sales, unconstitutional takings, and BAPCPA oh my

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 11 2014

If a homestead interest in a residence is a separate vested property interest in and of itself, does a forced sale of that home without compensation