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U.S. Bankruptcy Court in California Issues Decision on Enforceability of Prepetition Waivers of the Automatic Stay
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • USA
  • May 4 2016

Adding to the unsettled body of case law on the enforceability of prepetition waivers of the automatic stay, on April 27, 2016, the U.S. Bankruptcy


4th Cir. Confirms Sale Orders in Prior Bankruptcy Precluded Debtor’s Later Claims
  • Maurice Wutscher LLP
  • USA
  • May 3 2016

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit recently affirmed the dismissal of a borrower’s lawsuit against a bank, holding that the district


7th Circuit Disrupts Commercial Certainty in Lease Terminations; Landlords, We Hate That You Have to Read this Blog Post
  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • USA
  • May 3 2016

There are many tenants that are, shall we say, "problem children." They pay late, open late, breach, junk up your strip or building, threaten, the


In re Bratt
  • Stoll Keenon Ogden PLLC
  • USA
  • April 28 2016

The B.A.P. Holds that the recently-enacted Tennessee statute setting a higher interest rate for property tax claims in bankruptcy does not in fact


Defalcation and the Hazards of Board Membership - Lessons from the Fifth Circuit
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • April 20 2016

Do you serve on your condominium’s board as a fun way to meet your neighbors and test out your governance skills? What seems like a low-commitment


Liebzeit v. Intercity State Bank, FSB (In re Blanchard)
  • Stoll Keenon Ogden PLLC
  • USA
  • April 18 2016

The Seventh Circuit applies Wisconsin state law and holds that a mortgage can attach a lien to a vendor’s interest in a real estate contract and that


Terminating a Distressed Tenant’s Lease?
  • Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP
  • USA
  • April 13 2016

Landlords contemplating terminating a lease with a distressed tenant in advance of a possible tenant bankruptcy will want to consider carefully a


West Coast Real Estate Update: April 13, 2016
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • April 13 2016

The California Assembly Committee on Judiciary in early April unanimously passed Assembly Bill (AB) 1963 to extend the pre-litigation procedures for


A Twist on Excusable Neglect
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • April 13 2016

Practitioners generally identify “excusable neglect” as the standard that bankruptcy courts apply in determining whether to allow a creditor’s


The District of Massachusetts Calls for Review of Practice of “Surrendering” Underwater Property
  • Murtha Cullina LLP
  • USA
  • April 13 2016

A chapter 13 bankruptcy petition often is utilized by a consumer debtor to avoid a foreclosure by allowing a debtor time (usually three or five