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Creditor's claim for attorney fees not entitled to secured status
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • USA
  • December 19 2014

The "American rule" is a well-defined legal principle applied by courts throughout the United States that holds each party to a dispute responsible


Supreme Court decides Olympic Airlines case and the meaning of establishment for European regulation on insolvency
  • Clifford Chance LLP
  • European Union
  • May 12 2015

On 29 April the English Supreme Court declined an appeal by The Trustees of a pension scheme in relation to Olympic Airlines SA, the former


Helicopters, UK Cape Town ratification and English insolvency law - best leave well alone?
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • February 16 2015

The UK is to ratify the Cape Town Convention and its Aircraft Protocol (together, Cape Town). This may help UK aircraft operators access cheaper


Repossession - practical steps and pointers
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Australia
  • January 22 2015

The process of repossession will involve complex issues of fact and law. Each one is different depending upon the jurisdiction involved, the approach


American AirlinesUS Airways merger: back to square one?
  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • USA
  • September 4 2013

On 13th August 2013, the US Department of Justice (DOJ) and attorneys general from six US states and the District of Columbia filed suit in the US


Ireland to adopt ‘Alternative A’ insolvency remedies set out in Cape Town Convention
  • Matheson
  • Ireland
  • October 1 2014

The State Airports (Shannon Group) Act 2014 (the "Act") was signed into law on 27 July 2014. The Act is further evidence of the Irish


AMR decision highlights bankruptcy court split on enforceability of ipso facto clauses
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • February 20 2013

A recent ruling in the American Airlines bankruptcy case enforcing an automatic acceleration upon bankruptcy provision serves as a reminder that the


Ready for take-off: creating a more creditor-friendly insolvency regime for Australian aviation finance
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • February 11 2013

Australia has signed on to a new framework that will standardise aircraft financing transactions the world over. It's positive news for those in


Dispute over American Airlines CEO’s $20 million severance may be coming in for a landing
  • Zuckerman Spaeder LLP
  • USA
  • June 3 2013

You might think that a company in bankruptcy wouldn't be able to give its CEO a multi-million-dollar severance payment. But just because a company


Recent restructuring case law developments
  • FRORIEP
  • Switzerland
  • June 21 2013

The Zurich High Court recently dismissed a liability claim initiated by the liquidator of Swissair against former members of Swissair's board of directors