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Structured Dismissals Survive Supreme Court Scrutiny, Strict Adherence to Absolute Priority Rule Specified
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • March 23 2017

Good news: structured dismissals have survived Supreme Court scrutiny. Bad news: dismissals may be harder to structure, given yesterday’s 6-2


For Want of a Comma, the Case was Lost
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • March 23 2017

An old proverb proclaims that “for want of a nail, the kingdom was lost.” The message of that proverb is clear: failing to focus on even the


A look at governance and liquidity arrangements in sponsor-backed initial public offerings
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • March 23 2017

Sponsor-backed IPO companies typically avail themselves of at least some "controlled company" exemptions available under applicable listing


Environmental Matters under the Trump Administration
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • March 21 2017

President Donald Trump’s first weeks in office have brought a flurry of proclamations and activity aimed at suspending or reversing the Obama


The Thirteenth Labor of Hercules: Bankruptcy Court Confirms Hercules Offshore Chapter 11 Plan, Approving Debtor Releases Over Committee Objections
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • March 21 2017

In a recent decision by the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware, In re Hercules Offshore, Inc., et al., Judge Kevin J. Carey


Q4 2016 Global Private Equity Update
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom, USA
  • March 20 2017

Reflecting the overall deal market in 2016, private equity also had some ups and downs. But generally the market remained strong, with some outlets


Hernia Patch Case Tossed Out Along with Expert Causation Opinions
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • March 13 2017

A District Court in Indiana recently awarded summary judgment to a medical device manufacturer upon finding the plaintiffs were unable to proffer any


Ninth Circuit Broadly Interprets Anti-Retaliatory Provision of Dodd-Frank's Whistleblower Protections
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • March 10 2017

On March 8, 2017, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit held that the anti-retaliation protections of the Dodd-Frank Act (DFA) extend "to


District Divided: Tribune Decision Creates SDNY Split over Standard for Imputing Officer and Director Intent to a Corporation
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • March 9 2017

LBOs can get messy. Such was the case for the Tribune Company, which, in conjunction with its private equity investor, borrowed approximately $10.7


Can Water Win a Lawsuit?
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • March 8 2017

Two plaintiffs recently filed a complaint in federal court in the Northern District of California against the Craft Brew Alliance (“Craft Brew”