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

  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
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  • 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
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  • 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
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  • United Kingdom
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  • 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
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  • 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
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  • 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

Medical marijuana: what happens in bankruptcy (not much)

  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • November 4 2014

The U.S. trustee sought to dismiss “for cause” a chapter 7 case filed by a marijuana grower and his wife. The debtors countered by moving to convert

Rejecting related contracts: when can you pick and choose?

  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 28 2014

The debtors sought to reject easement and disposal agreements with the owners of adjacent coal Mines. The adjacent owners objected on the basis that

Polish legislation newsletter August - September 2014

  • Clifford Chance LLP
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  • Poland
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  • October 13 2014

This legislation newsletter summarises selected changes to Polish law. It is not comprehensive and does not present all the changes to Polish law

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

  • Berger Singerman LLP
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  • USA
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  • 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