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Nortel - finally, the ground-breaking cross-border bankruptcy settlement
  • Taylor Wessing
  • Canada, United Kingdom, USA
  • January 10 2017

Eight years ago, Nortel Networks Inc. and many affiliates filed multiple insolvency proceedings, across Europe, the US, and Canada. At the


A Debtor’s Allegedly False Financial Statement Doesn’t, At All, Excuse a Lack of Lender Diligence
  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • USA
  • January 9 2017

A decision rendered during the sometimes peaceful interlude between Christmas and New Year’s is worth reading, and heeding. Hurston v. Anzo (In re


To Cap or Not to Cap: Ninth Circuit Vacates Order of District Court and Revisits Section 502(b)(6)
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • January 11 2017

In this installment of “To Cap or Not to Cap,” which was previously featured on Weil’s Bankruptcy Blog in May of 2015 (see here), we reviewed a


Allegedly Time-Barred Foreclosures Do Not Form Basis for FDCPAFCCPA Lawsuits Outside Bankruptcy Context
  • Burr & Forman LLP
  • USA
  • January 10 2017

In an order issued today, Judge Dalton of the Middle District of Florida held that in a non-bankruptcy context, allegations that collection of a


Rejecting Trademark Licenses in Bankruptcy: In re Tempnology
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • USA
  • January 10 2017

In In re Tempnology LLC, the Bankruptcy Appellate Panel (the BAP) for the First Circuit provided additional clarity regarding the rights of


1st Cir. Holds IRS 1099-A Forms Did Not Violate Discharge Injunction
  • Maurice Wutscher LLP
  • USA
  • January 11 2017

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit recently affirmed a bankruptcy court’s ruling that a mortgagee did not violate the discharge


Serial Filers: Lenders And Lessors Given A New Remedy
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • January 6 2017

What can a lender do about successive bankruptcy filings by a borrower? What can lessors do when their tenants file successive bankruptcy petitions


Chapter 15 at 11: Chapter 15 provides provisional relief in Hanjin Shipping
  • Caplin & Drysdale, Chartered
  • South Korea, USA
  • January 6 2017

This is the second instalment in a series on the US cross-border insolvency statute, Chapter 15 of the Bankruptcy Code, which took effect 11 years


Ruden: The Story of the First Successful Reorganization of a Law Firm and Lessons Learned
  • Berger Singerman LLP
  • USA
  • January 11 2017

Ruden McClosky, P.A. (“Ruden”), a formerly large and prestigious law firm that was founded in 1959 and at its peak had more than 200 attorneys


Simplexity ruling: potential impact on director and officer liability for pre-petition decisions delaying bankruptcy filings - key takeaways
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • USA
  • January 11 2017

The United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware recently issued an opinion that could mean that directors and