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Trustee quarterly update - 1 December 2016
  • Addleshaw Goddard LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • December 5 2016

In its judgment in Horton v Henry the Court of Appeal has held that where a bankrupt member has a right to draw benefits, but has not yet chosen to do


Equitable Mootness - - Are Bankruptcy Courts Still to be “Courts of Equity?”
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • December 5 2016

The concept of “equitable mootness” is a doctrine of relatively long-standing in bankruptcy jurisprudence. It has been used by courts to avoid


Lenders Are Entitled to Default Interest in Chapter 11: Ninth Circuit
  • Quarles & Brady LLP
  • USA
  • December 2 2016

Overturning prior pro-debtor precedent, a federal appeals court recently emphasized that secured lenders are entitled to the benefit of their


Something Smells Fishy and it Isn’t the Fish: Chapter 11 Trustee Appointed by Southern District of New York Bankruptcy Court in Case Involving Anchovy Fisheries
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • December 2 2016

Section 1104(a)(2) of the Bankruptcy Code provides for the appointment of a chapter 11 trustee “if such appointment is in the interests of the


Modification of Chapter 15 Recognition Order Warranted to Avoid Prejudice to U.S. Creditors
  • Jones Day
  • Global
  • December 2 2016

In the 11 years since its enactment in 2005, chapter 15 of the Bankruptcy Code has proved to be an effective, if not foolproof, mechanism for


Court Adopts Majority View in Sanctioning Bankruptcy Trustee’s Use of Tax Code Look-Back Period in Avoidance Actions
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • December 2 2016

The ability of a bankruptcy trustee or chapter 11 debtor-in-possession ("DIP") to avoid fraudulent or preferential transfers is an important tool


Litigation funding arrangement not an abuse of process
  • Buddle Findlay
  • New Zealand
  • December 1 2016

In Day v The Official Assignee as Liquidator of GN Networks Ltd (in Liq) 2016 NZHC 2400, the High Court rejected a claim that the funding


Find out how the recast European Insolvency Regulation is impacting distressed investing in Europe
  • Globe Law and Business
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • December 1 2016

The recast European Insolvency Regulation - impact on distressed debt investors What's happening? In 2002, the European Insolvency Regulation (EIR


Can you obtain a bankruptcy order for an ulterior motive?
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • December 1 2016

This is the latest case in the long running saga of attempts to make Mr Maud bankrupt. The saga centres around a high value property complex in Spain


Auditor liability for delaying insolvency proceedings
  • Taylor Wessing
  • Austria
  • December 1 2016

A recent ruling from the Austrian Supreme Court concerning the liability of auditors in damages for providing an unqualified opinion on an insolvent