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CDEICS aprova alteração na Lei de Falências e rejeita inclusão de dispositivo na Lei das Sociedades Anônimas
  • TozziniFreire Advogados
  • Brazil
  • May 25 2017

A Comissão de Desenvolvimento Econômico, Indústria e Comércio (CDEICS) da Câmara aprovou, na última quarta-feira, o PL nº 1.9332015, de autoria do


What is the Lehman Brothers Waterfall I litigation all about?
  • Allen & Overy LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 25 2017

On 17 May 2017 the Supreme Court handed down an important judgment in the poetically named "Waterfall" litigation involving Lehman Brothers


Construction Liens Filed by Suppliers in New Jersey After Contractor’s Filing of Bankruptcy Petition Are Barred by the Automatic Stay Provision of the Bankruptcy Code
  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • USA
  • May 25 2017

This case concerns whether suppliers, Cooper Electrical Supply Co. and Samson Electrical Supply Co. (“Suppliers”), could file construction liens


Safe harbour and ipso facto insolvency reforms coming soon
  • Clayton Utz
  • Australia
  • May 25 2017

The Federal Government's consultation on the safe harbour and ipso facto reforms in the draft Insolvency Laws Amendment Bill 2017 closed on 17 May


Cross-Border Co-operation in Group Insolvency Proceedings- Myth or Reality?
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • European Union
  • May 25 2017

As 26 June 2017 approaches - the date of entry into effect of the Recast EU Insolvency Regulation (20158484EU) - we look in detail at the new


Litigation Newsflash - April 2017
  • Bond Dickinson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 24 2017

A claimant litigant in person can recover costs at his typical hourly rate (150). Whilst the burden of proving such financial loss lies on the


Section 1111(b) Election Not Available When Collateral Is Sold Post Petition
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA
  • May 24 2017

Under section 1111(b) of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code, a non-recourse secured creditor that holds "a claim secured by a lien on property of the estate" is


In the matter of Boart Longyear Limited
  • Johnson Winter & Slattery
  • Australia
  • May 24 2017

Justice Black in In the matter of Boart Longyear Limited 2017 NSWSC 537 has confirmed that section 411(16) of the Corporations Act 2011 (Cth) (the


PPS leases get another makeover
  • Johnson Winter & Slattery
  • Australia
  • May 24 2017

The Personal Property Securities Act 2009 (Cth) (PPSA) applies to security interests in personal property including, but not limited to: leases that


Balancing Act: Supreme Court Rules That Filing a Proof of Claim for Stale Debt Does Not Violate the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act
  • K&L Gates
  • USA
  • May 24 2017

The U.S. Supreme Court has held that the filing of a proof of claim in bankruptcy proceedings with respect to time-barred debt is not a “false