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General Counsel Update - June 2013 - A summary of major developments in key areas
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia, European Union, Singapore, United Kingdom, USA
  • June 21 2013

The Companies Act 2006 (Strategic Report and Directors' Report) Regulations 2013 (Regulations) to amend the structure of UK annual reports have


California dreaming? CalPERS seeks payment in full of all pension obligations during pendency of San Bernardino’s Chapter 9 case
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • USA
  • December 10 2012

California has seen a string of three Chapter 9 filings this year and faces a long line of distressed municipalities


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


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


FAQ: recent developments in US law affecting pension and OPEB claims in restructurings (2015)
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • USA
  • June 15 2015

Pension plans generally provide for cash payments of retirement income to former employees of the plan sponsor or its affiliates.2 In contrast, OPEB


Bankruptcy CSI: did the CEO leave evidence of wrongdoing?
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • January 18 2016

When is there sufficient evidence to hold that a fiduciary's debt to an ERISA benefit plan is non-dischargeable in bankruptcy? The Bankruptcy Court


The nays have it: inherited IRAs are not exempt assets in bankruptcy
  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • USA
  • June 23 2014

On June 12, the United States Supreme Court in Clark v Rameker resolved the question that has recently split the 5th and 7th Circuits- Are inherited


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


The Seventh Circuit interprets Wisconsin exemption law on college savings accounts and retirement annuities, but did it have jurisdiction? (part 1 of 2)
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • January 20 2015

In re Bronk (Cirilli v. Bronk), No. 13-1123 (7th Cir. Jan. 5, 2015), resolved a couple of “questions of first impression,” slip op. at 1, under


Significant multiemployer and single employer benefit rule changes take effect
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • January 20 2015

On December 16, 2014, President Obama signed into law the $1.1 trillion Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act of 2015