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Australian High Court finds liquidators are not required to set aside money for pre-assessed tax liabilities
  • Jones Day
  • Australia
  • December 15 2015

The liquidators of Australian Building Systems Pty Ltd ("ABS") caused ABS to enter into a contract for the sale of real property, which gave rise to


Funds earmarked by section 363 purchaser to pay creditors need not be distributed in accordance with Bankruptcy Code’s priority scheme
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • November 17 2015

A ruling recently handed down by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit may provide significant flexibility to debtors in that circuit who


Tenth Circuit: recharacterization remedy in bankruptcy is alive and well
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • November 17 2015

In Redmond v. Jenkins (In re Alternate Fuels, Inc.), 789 F.3d 1139 (10th Cir. 2015), a panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit


The Ninth Circuit reins in the equitable mootness doctrine
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • November 17 2015

Since the development of the doctrine of equitable mootness nearly a quarter century ago, courts have struggled to apply it in a way that strikes the


Eleventh Circuit weighs in on section 1123(d): reinstatement of defaulted loan agreement under chapter 11 plan requires payment of default-rate interest
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • November 17 2015

In 1994, Congress amended the Bankruptcy Code to, among other things, add section 1123(d), which provides that, if a chapter 11 plan proposes to


Euroresourcedeals and debt - October 2015
  • Jones Day
  • Canada, France, Italy, United Kingdom, USA
  • October 5 2015

The rules applicable to French branches of banks based outside the European Economic Area ("EEA") were revised by Order no. 2015-558 dated 21 May


Sovereign debt update - SeptemberOctober 2015
  • Jones Day
  • Argentina, Global, Greece, Ukraine, USA
  • October 1 2015

The long-running dispute continues between Argentina, which defaulted on its sovereign debt for the second time in July 2014, and holdout bondholders


Energy Future redux: no automatic stay relief to decelerate notes and collect make-whole premiums
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • October 1 2015

In Del. Trust Co. v. Energy Future Intermediate Holding Co. LLC (In re Energy Future Holdings Corp.), 527 B.R. 178 (Bankr. D. Del. 2015), the


Chapter 15 provides restructuring avenue for Brazilian companies
  • Jones Day
  • Brazil, USA
  • October 1 2015

The chapter 15 cases of OAS S.A. ("OAS") and its affiliates represent the second time in less than one year that a U.S. bankruptcy court has been


Fifth Circuit jettisons Pro-Snax material benefit standard for bankruptcy professional compensation
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • October 1 2015

Professionals retained in a bankruptcy case by a trustee, a chapter 11 debtor-in-possession ("DIP"), or an official committee may be awarded