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Play it again Samare inherited IRAs protected from creditors in bankruptcy?
  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • USA
  • July 1 2013

When the Fifth Circuit, in a case of first impression for that circuit and all of its sister circuit, last year ruled in In re Chilton, 11-40377


Delaware bankruptcy court finds bonus plan was created in the ordinary course of business
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • July 14 2012

On July 9, 2012, Judge Peter J. Walsh of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware issued a memorandum opinion (the "Opinion"), in the Blitz U.S.A. bankruptcy proceeding addressing whether an employee bonus plan is a transaction made in the ordinary course of business under 11 U.S.C. 363(c)(1


Third Circuit considering if the ‘police power’ exception to the automatic stay extends to the UK Pensions Regulator
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • December 19 2011

One exception to the otherwise far-reaching scope of the automatic stay is the “police power” exception, which permits a governmental unit to commence or continue an action or proceeding that is in furtherance of its police and regulatory powers (section 362(b)(4) of the Bankruptcy Code


Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation Issues Proposed Rule for Multiemployer Plan Mergers and Transfers
  • Trucker Huss APC
  • USA
  • June 19 2016

On June 6, 2016, the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (“PBGC”) issued a new proposed rule clarifying the agency’s authority to facilitate the


Illinois and New Jersey pension decisions: implications for bondholders
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • July 8 2015

Two important and very different decisions regarding public pensions were recently issued by the Supreme Court of Illinois and the Supreme Court of


Despite earlier ruling, Stockton Judge confirms plan leaving pension obligations intact
  • Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
  • USA
  • November 6 2014

One month ago, Judge Christopher Klein ruled in the city of Stockton, CA bankruptcy case that public employee pension obligations can be impaired in


Showdown in Stockton: CalPERS needs dentist and everyone else needs to talk
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • February 19 2015

Bankruptcy Judge Chris Klein recently issued his formal confirmation opinion in Stockton's Chapter 9 bankruptcy case. While there were no real


Bankruptcy court decides that the Bankruptcy Code preempts California state pension laws
  • Nossaman LLP
  • USA
  • February 9 2015

In a February 4, 2015 opinion, the bankruptcy judge presiding over Stockton, California's Chapter 9 municipal bankruptcy case approved Stockton's


Court Finds Sun Funds Liable for Withdrawal Liability of Portfolio Company
  • Haynes and Boone LLP
  • USA
  • March 31 2016

On remand by the First Circuit Court of Appeals, the Federal District Court of Massachusetts found Sun Capital Partners III, LP (“Sun Fund III”) and


Reportable event changes for pension plans effective January 1, 2016
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • December 1 2015

Effective January 1, 2016, the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC) altered the reportable event rules for defined benefit pension plans