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Court rules that Detroit is eligible for Chapter 9 and that pensions may be impaired in Chapter 9
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • USA
  • December 6 2013

On December 5, 2013, the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Michigan released its 143 page decision upholding the City of Detroit's


Court holds that San Bernardino is eligible to file for Chapter 9
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • USA
  • October 24 2013

On October 16, 2013, the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Central District of California ruled that the City of San Bernardino is eligible for


City of Stockton: Bankruptcy Court holds that Rule 9019 does not apply to Chapter 9 debtors
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • USA
  • January 31 2013

On January 30, 2013, Judge Christopher Klein of the Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of California held that, pursuant to section 904 of the


U.S. District Court holds that Puerto Rico's Recovery Act is unconstitutional
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • Puerto Rico
  • February 9 2015

On February 6, 2015, Judge Francisco Besosa of the U.S. District Court for the District of Puerto Rico held that the Puerto Rico Public Corporation


Supreme Court holds that orders denying plan confirmation are not final for appellate purposes
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • USA
  • May 21 2015

On May 4, 2015, a unanimous United States Supreme Court in Bullard v. Blue Hills, 135 S. Ct. 1686 (2015), resolved a long-standing circuit court split


No market interest rate and no make whole: Momentive Performance Court rejects lender arguments against confirmation
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • USA
  • September 17 2014

On August 26, 2014, Judge Robert D. Drain of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York ruled that (i) the debtors


Buyer (and its creditors) beware: SemCrude district court finds that purchasers took oil and gas free and clear of producers' liens
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • USA
  • October 13 2015

Although almost eight years have lapsed since the chapter 11 cases of Tulsa, Oklahoma-based SemCrude L.P. Were confirmed, many of the issues at the


Court holds that Stockton is eligible to file for chapter 9
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • USA
  • April 3 2013

On April 1, 2013, the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of California ruled that the City of Stockton qualified to file for protection


TCEH bankruptcy: SDNY Transfers Delaware Trust Company v. Wilmington Trust N.A. Intercreditor dispute to Delaware Bankruptcy Court, reaffirming broad view of bankruptcy jurisdiction
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • USA
  • August 5 2015

On July 23, 2015, in an action arising from the huge TCEH chapter 11 bankruptcy, Judge Paul A. Engelmayer of the U.S. District Court for the Southern


City of Detroit files Chapter 9 bankruptcy petition challenges ahead
  • Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
  • USA
  • July 19 2013

On the afternoon of July 18, 2013, the City of Detroit filed its highly anticipated petition for relief under Chapter 9 of the Bankruptcy Code in the