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Aeropostale Bankruptcy Highlights Challenges for Retailers Seeking to Reorganize
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • May 16 2016

Earlier this month, teen clothing retailer Aéropostale filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, seeking to immediately close 154 of its over 800


Maximizing Recovery on a Secured Loan Through an Article 9 Sale of a Going Concern
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • May 18 2016

In working out of a troubled commercial credit, often the optimal exit strategy for the senior lender is a sale of the borrower’s business as a going


Good News on “Bad Boy” Guarantees - IRS Reverts to Prior Position in Recent Legal Advice Memorandum
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • May 12 2016

On April 15, 2016, the IRS released a generic legal advice memorandum (GLAM 2016-001) (the "April GLAM") addressing the impact of so-called "bad boy"


Violation of the Automatic Stay Seeking to Enforce Arbitration Award Against Nondebtor: Beware, You May Be on Thin Ice
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • USA
  • May 13 2016

The United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Ohio, Eastern Division, (“the Court”) held in In re John Joseph Louis Johnson, III


Recent Noteworthy Court Decisions Affecting Lenders in Restructuring Matters
  • Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP
  • USA
  • May 18 2016

Earlier this year, two federal appeals courts decided cases that are significant to lenders whose borrowers are experiencing financial distress. In


The Battle of the Student Loan Discharge
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • May 18 2016

Although our Blog focuses more on corporate restructuring issues than individual bankruptcies, the discharge of student loan debt is a topic that


Don’t Be a Jerk: It Can Cost You Big $
  • Berger Singerman LLP
  • USA
  • May 11 2016

For attorneys, the phrase "Don't be a jerk" starts any class on professionalism or ethics. Not taking another attorney's phone calls and failing to


The EU Bail-In Rules -- Implications for U.S. Asset-Based Lenders
  • Buchalter Nemer
  • European Union, USA
  • May 16 2016

To harmonize EU member states’ approaches to managing failing European financial institutions, last year the European Parliament ordered European


Fraudulent Transfer Judgments May Survive a Debtor’s Bankruptcy Filing: Supreme Court Clarifies Meaning of “Actual Fraud”
  • Dykema Gossett PLLC
  • USA
  • May 17 2016

A Supreme Court ruling this week should give creditors a powerful tool to collect their debts from debtors who try to transfer assets before seeking


Midstream Gathering Agreements Targeted by Recent Oil & Gas Bankruptcies
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • May 12 2016

Continuing low oil and natural gas commodity prices have led to bargain prices at the pump, but also high tension in many boardrooms. This strain on