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Wellness International: U.S. Supreme Court rules that bankruptcy courts may adjudicate “Stern claims” with litigants’ consent
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • July 31 2015

"In Wellness Int'l Network, Ltd. v. Sharif, ___ U.S. ___, 135 S. Ct. 1932 (2015), a divided U.S. Supreme Court resolved the circuit split regarding


Third Circuit approves structured dismissal of chapter 11 case that includes settlement deviating from Bankruptcy Code’s priority scheme
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • July 31 2015

A "structured dismissal" of a chapter 11 case following a sale of substantially all of the debtor's assets has become increasingly common as a way to


In brief: Delaware Chancery Court rules that creditor does not forfeit standing to bring derivative suit if corporation becomes solvent
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • July 31 2015

In a matter of first impression, the Delaware Court of Chancery held inQuadrant Structured Products Co. Ltd. v. Vertin, No. 6990-VCL, 2015 BL 128889


From the top in brief- JulyAugust 2015
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • July 31 2015

On June 15, 2015, the U.S. Supreme Court handed down its ruling in Baker Botts LLP et al. V. ASARCO LLC, No. 14-103, 2015 BL 187887 (June 15, 2015


Texas district court affirms bankruptcy court’s use of claim estimation process
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • July 31 2015

Many companies that file for bankruptcy protection have liabilities that cannot be definitively quantified as of the bankruptcy petition date. Such


In re Seaside Engineering: Eleventh Circuit holds fast on legitimacy of nonconsensual third party plan releases
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • July 31 2015

In a recent decision, the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit reaffirmed its position sanctioning, under appropriate


Euroresource--deals and debt (June 2015)
  • Jones Day
  • Argentina, Canada, Germany, United Kingdom, USA
  • June 10 2015

On 10 March 2015, the German Finance Ministry published a proposal for legislative changes to the German Banking Act (Kreditwesengesetz) that would


Credit bidding alert: Fifth Circuit rules that inaction results in waiver of right to credit bid
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • May 28 2015

Even after the U.S. Supreme Court in RadLAX Gateway Hotel, LLC v. Amalgamated Bank, 132 S. Ct. 2065 (2012), pronounced in no uncertain terms that a


Sovereign debt update
  • Jones Day
  • Argentina, USA
  • May 28 2015

The long-running dispute over the payment of Argentina's sovereign debt, on which the South American nation defaulted for the second time in July 2014


From the top in brief
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • May 28 2015

On May 4, 2015, the U.S. Supreme Court handed down its first 2015 ruling in a case involving an issue of bankruptcy law. In Bullard v. Blue Hills Bank