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U.S. Supreme Court Holds That Structured Dismissals Cannot Deviate From the Bankruptcy Code's Priority Scheme
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • June 1 2017

In bankruptcy cases under chapter 11, debtors sometimes opt for a "structured dismissal" when a consensual plan of reorganization or liquidation


Sixth Circuit Rejects Per Se Rule Automatically Mooting Sale Appeals in the Absence of a Stay
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • June 1 2017

Debtors beware: The Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals has recently expanded the ability of parties to appeal a bankruptcy court's approval of a sale of


Kiwi Defense Doesn't Get Off the Ground in Preference Litigation Involving Related, but Severable, Contracts
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • June 1 2017

Among the required elements of a claim to avoid a preferential transfer under section 547(b) of the Bankruptcy Code is that, if the


Eleventh Circuit Addresses Difference Between Constitutional and Equitable Mootness
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • May 31 2017

In Beem v. Ferguson (In re Ferguson), 2017 BL 101650 (11th Cir. Mar. 30, 2017), the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit addressed the


Singapore, U.K., Delaware, and New York Courts Adopt Guidelines for Communication and Cooperation Between Courts in Cross-Border Insolvency Matters
  • Jones Day
  • Singapore, United Kingdom, USA
  • May 31 2017

On February 1, 2017, the Supreme Court of Singapore and the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware announced that they had formally


Oil and Gas Industry Update: District Court Upholds Rejection of Sabine Gas Gathering Agreements
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • May 31 2017

In a highly anticipated decisionHPIP Gonzales Holdings, LLC v. Sabine Oil & Gas Corp. (In re Sabine Oil & Gas Corp.), 2017 BL 83510 (S.D.N.Y. Mar. 9


In Brief: Court Rules Against Lyondell Litigation Trustee on LBO Fraudulent Conveyance Claims
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • May 31 2017

In Weisfelner v. Blavatnik (In re Lyondell Chemical Company), 2017 BL 131876 (Bankr. S.D.N.Y. Apr. 21, 2017), the bankruptcy court presiding over the


Singapore Enacts New Corporate Bankruptcy Law in Bid to Become Center for International Debt Restructuring
  • Jones Day
  • Singapore
  • May 31 2017

The Act is a groundbreaking development in Singapore's corporate rescue laws and includes major changes to the rules governing schemes of arrangement


Supreme Court to Hear Case on Scope of Section 546(e)'s Safe Harbor
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • May 3 2017

On May 1, 2017, the U.S. Supreme Court agreed to hear Merit Management Group v. FTI Consulting, No. 16-784, on appeal from the U.S. Court of Appeals


From the Top: U.S. Supreme Court to Hear Case on Scope of Section 546(e)'s Safe Harbor
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • May 1 2017

On May 1, 2017, the U.S. Supreme Court agreed to hear Merit Management Group v. FTI Consulting, No. 16-784, on appeal from the U.S. Court of Appeals