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What General Counsel should know when a company's tenant files for bankruptcy
  • Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP
  • USA
  • July 31 2015

Your tenant files for bankruptcy-what’s your move? Debtors who are lessees under real property leases have certain rights regarding their lease under


Tenth Circuit declares “no recharacterization without justification”
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • July 30 2015

The Bankruptcy Code provides numerous mechanisms to ensure the equitable and efficient administration of claims against a debtor’s estate. Certain


Illinois Court rejects Chicago pension reform law
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • July 29 2015

Following the lead of the Illinois Supreme Court in In re Pension Reform Litigation, 2015 IL 118585 see Illinois and New Jersey Pension Decisions:


Litigants beware: filing an involuntary bankruptcy could make you a debtor rather than a creditor
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • July 29 2015

Last week, the Second Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed a decision by the Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York in In re TPG Troy


Credit bidding: not an absolute right (and what does that mean?)
  • Pepper Hamilton LLP
  • USA
  • July 29 2015

A mortgagee sought to modify a sale order to (1) modify the bid procedures and (2) confirm that it had a right to credit bid. The debtor obtained a


OAS S.A. Part II SDNY holds that Austrian financing subsidiary has its center of main interests in Brazil
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • July 28 2015

On July 13, 2015, the Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York granted recognition to the Brazilian bankruptcy proceedings of three


Should solvency tests give the same answer?
  • NERA Economic Consulting
  • USA
  • July 28 2015

Solvency is an important issue in many bankruptcy and related matters. Unfortunately for the sake of consistency, there is not a single definition of


SDNY sides with Fifth Circuit and the UNCITRAL Model Law when granting recognition to OAS S.A. et al.
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • July 27 2015

On July 13, 2015, the Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York issued its decision in In re OAS S.A. et al. That recognized, as foreign


Structured dismissal of chapter 11 cases and the involuntarily subordinated creditor: Official Comm. of Unsecured Creditors v. CIT GroupBus. Credit Inc. (In re Jevic Holding Corp.), 787 F.3d 173 (3d Cir. 2015)
  • Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP
  • USA
  • July 27 2015

The United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit plays a uniquely important role in the development of the bankruptcy laws. The liberal venue


OAS Chapter 15 decision sheds new light on cross-border insolvency practice, but may add complexity to financial institutions' global credit risk management
  • Dentons
  • USA
  • July 27 2015

In an interesting decision with important implications for both Chapter 15 practice and financial institutions' global credit risk analyses, a US