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Third party payments - have you received an unfair preference?
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • July 21 2017

This week's TGIF examines a recent decision of the Supreme Court of New South Wales which considered whether payments made by a third party to a


Ball v. United Cumberland Bank (In re Ball)
  • Stoll Keenon Ogden PLLC
  • USA
  • July 21 2017

The bankruptcy court dismisses the debtor's complaint seeking to avoid a transfer to the bank defendant. The transfer consisted of the Bank


Kohut v. United Healthcare Insurance Company (In re LSC Liquidation, Inc.)
  • Stoll Keenon Ogden PLLC
  • USA
  • July 21 2017

The Sixth Circuit affirms the bankruptcy court's order modifying its prior sale order under Rule 60(b). The court's original order approved a sale


Third Circuit Provides Guidance to Creditors Seeking Section 503(b)(9) Administrative Expense Status
  • McCarter & English LLP
  • USA
  • July 21 2017

Unsecured creditors frequently find themselves in the lurch when a company files for bankruptcy. One of the few mechanisms for recovering the value of


Carroll v. Takada
  • Stoll Keenon Ogden PLLC
  • USA
  • July 21 2017

The Seventh Circuit affirms the bankruptcy court's order sustaining the trustee's objection to the debtors' $30,000 exemption in trust assets. The


Community Financial Services Bank v. Edwards (In re Edwards)
  • Stoll Keenon Ogden PLLC
  • USA
  • July 21 2017

The bankruptcy court enters judgment in favor of the lender, holding the debt owed by one of the debtors would not be discharged, pursuant to 11 U.S


Could Supreme Court Case on Debt Recharacterization Provide a Pathway Out of the Stern v. Marshall Maze?
  • Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
  • USA
  • July 20 2017

The Supreme Court recently granted certiorari in PEM Entities LLC v. Levin, in which it will decide whether federal or a state law should apply when a


“Inexperience” reduces discipline for OK lawyer who displayed insolence and incompetence
  • Thompson Hine LLP
  • USA
  • July 20 2017

Being inexperienced can contribute to getting into disciplinary trouble, but it can also be a mitigating factor in a bar disciplinary case. That’s the


Test for existence of assets for Worldwide Freezing Order clarified by Court of Appeal - Ras al Khaimah & 5 ors v Bestfort
  • Bird & Bird
  • United Kingdom
  • July 20 2017

In an appeal against an order refusing a worldwide freezing order on the basis that the applicant could not show assets somewhere in the world, Lord


Former Executives Beware: Some Chapter 11 Debtors Attempt to Treat Their Obligations to Current and Former Executives Differently
  • Lewis Rice LLC
  • USA
  • July 20 2017

A fundamental principle of bankruptcy law provides that similarly situated creditors are to be treated similarly. That concept seems straightforward