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Delaware Bankruptcy Court Rules TCEH First Lien Distributions Are Governed by the Bankruptcy Code, Not by Intercreditor Agreement Waterfall
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • USA
  • March 21 2016

On March 11, 2016, Judge Christopher Sontchi of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware issued an opinion in the Energy Future Holdings


Buyer (and its creditors) beware: SemCrude district court finds that purchasers took oil and gas free and clear of producers' liens
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • USA
  • October 13 2015

Although almost eight years have lapsed since the chapter 11 cases of Tulsa, Oklahoma-based SemCrude L.P. Were confirmed, many of the issues at the


TCEH bankruptcy: SDNY Transfers Delaware Trust Company v. Wilmington Trust N.A. Intercreditor dispute to Delaware Bankruptcy Court, reaffirming broad view of bankruptcy jurisdiction
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • USA
  • August 5 2015

On July 23, 2015, in an action arising from the huge TCEH chapter 11 bankruptcy, Judge Paul A. Engelmayer of the U.S. District Court for the Southern


Supreme Court holds that orders denying plan confirmation are not final for appellate purposes
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • USA
  • May 21 2015

On May 4, 2015, a unanimous United States Supreme Court in Bullard v. Blue Hills, 135 S. Ct. 1686 (2015), resolved a long-standing circuit court split


Federal appellate court ruling sounds the liability alarm for officers and directors of struggling health care providers both non-profit and for-profit
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • USA
  • March 5 2015

Last month, the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit issued an important, 28-page opinion that confirmed a jury verdict, holding


Second Circuit denies petition for en banc review of Fairfield decision
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • USA
  • January 16 2015

On January 13, 2015, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit denied a petition for en banc review of the Second Circuit's September 2014


No market interest rate and no make whole: Momentive Performance Court rejects lender arguments against confirmation
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • USA
  • September 17 2014

On August 26, 2014, Judge Robert D. Drain of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York ruled that (i) the debtors


Lyondell Bankruptcy Court holds that safe harbors do not prohibit creditors from asserting state law constructive fraudulent transfer claims
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • USA
  • January 29 2014

On January 14, 2014, Judge Robert E. Gerber of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York in Weisfelner v. Fund 1. (In


Third Circuit holds that debt collectors must generally comply with the Bankruptcy Code and the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • USA
  • January 27 2014

In Simon v. FIA Card Services, N.A.,1 the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit recently ruled that a debtor in a bankruptcy proceeding is


Lehman Bankruptcy Court issues safe harbor decision
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • USA
  • January 6 2014

On December 19, 2013, Judge James M. Peck of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York issued his latest decision in