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Delaware Court Applies “Kiwi” Defense to Preferential Transfers
  • FisherBroyles LLP
  • USA
  • February 20 2017

In In re NewPage Corporation, et al., Adversary Proceeding No. 13-52429 (Bankr. D. Del. Feb. 13, 2017), a Delaware Bankruptcy Court applied a unique


Can’t Hide Behind the Veil (When It isn’t Pierced): Court Denies Bankrupt LLC Member’s Attempt to Use the Automatic Stay to Shield Himself from Litigation
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • February 23 2017

The oil and gas crisis produced yet another curious set of circumstances and a decision addressing the applicability of the automatic stay to an


Top 10 Bankruptcies of 2016
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • January 27 2017

With one exception, the Top 10 List of "public company" (defined as a company with publicly traded stock or debt) bankruptcies of 2016 consisted


Hovious v. Bridgewater Homeowners Association, Inc. (In re Hovious)
  • Stoll Keenon Ogden PLLC
  • USA
  • February 20 2017

The bankruptcy court enters judgment in favor of the debtor and against the home owners’ association but does not


Junior Lienholders’ Interests Extinguished in a “Free and Clear” Sale
  • FisherBroyles LLP
  • USA
  • February 16 2017

State and federal laws provide numerous protections to secured parties to preserve their interests in collateral. As secured parties well know


Court Rejects Lender's Objection to Payment of Debtor's Counsel's Fees and Expenses from Pre-Petition Retainer
  • Burr & Forman LLP
  • USA
  • February 20 2017

In a decision rendered on December 30, 2016,1 the bankruptcy court for the Southern District of Florida (the "Court") addressed the debtor's


Effectively Defending Adversarial Actions Brought Against Former D&Os in Bankruptcy Court
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • February 17 2017

For many litigants, the decision whether to prosecute or defend a lawsuit vigorously boils down to a rather basic calculus: What are my chances of


Unwinding the deal when bankruptcy looms
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • February 22 2007

Joint ventures and other modern forms of strategic partnerships have been criticized lately in the business media as being difficult to manage and ultimately difficult to unwind


Second Circuit Reverses Lower Court's Restrictions on the Restructuring of Bondholder Rights in Marblegate
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • USA
  • February 16 2017

Recently, in a split (2-1) decision, the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit overturned the United States District Court for the


Singapore and Delaware courts adopt Guidelines for Communication and Cooperation between Courts in Cross-Border Insolvency matters
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Singapore, USA
  • February 14 2017

On 1 February 2017, the Supreme Court of Singapore and the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware announced that they will