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Euroresource--deals and debt

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • Netherlands, Spain, United Kingdom, USA
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  • July 30 2013

On 26 July 2013, the French government filed an amicus curiae ("friend of the court") brief supporting Argentina's petition requesting the U.S

Rumors of the demise of creditor derivative suits on behalf of LLCs not an exaggeration

  • Jones Day
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  • USA
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  • April 1 2011

A decision recently handed down by the Delaware Chancery Court, CML V, LLC v. Bax, indicates that creditors of a limited liability company (“LLC”) organized under Delaware law do not have standing to institute derivative suits against an LLC’s management, even when the LLC is insolvent, unless the right is expressly set forth in the LLC’s organizational documents or external agreements

Thabault v. Chait: completing the Third Circuit's deepening insolvency trilogy

  • Jones Day
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  • USA
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  • March 6 2009

When the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit decided Thabault v. Chait, 541 F.3d 512 (3d Cir. 2008), in September 2008, it was the most significant accounting malpractice decision of last year and perhaps the most significant damages case in the last 20 years

Good-faith Chapter 11 filing determination defeats fiduciary duty breach claim

  • Jones Day
  • -
  • USA
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  • August 1 2008

For the third time in as many years, the Delaware Chancery Court has handed down an important ruling interpreting the interaction between federal bankruptcy law and Delaware corporate law

Automatic stay does not bar call for shareholder meeting

  • Jones Day
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  • USA
  • -
  • April 22 2008

Principles of corporate governance that determine how a company functions outside of bankruptcy are transformed and in some cases abrogated once the company files for chapter 11 protection, when the debtor’s board and management act as a “debtor-in-possession” (“DIP”) that bears fiduciary obligations to the chapter 11 estate and all stakeholders involved in the bankruptcy case

Protecting the attorney-client privilege in corporate families

  • Jones Day
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  • USA
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  • February 1 2008

The importance and practical benefits resulting from the use of the same in-house counsel for an entire corporate family are numerous