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Delaware Bankruptcy Court Rules Gift Cards Not Eligible for Priority Treatment
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • August 19 2016

Decision clarifies standards for priority treatment under section 507(a)(7); important implications in retail bankruptcy cases for debtors, creditors

An Ideal Time to Take on Your Accounts Receivable
  • Foster Swift Collins & Smith PC
  • USA
  • August 18 2016

Have you noticed? We have. Bankruptcy filings are down and we are collecting on accounts that seemed hopeless a year ago. Although not all sectors of

Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals Clarifies Standing Requirements for FDCPA Plaintiffs
  • Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP
  • USA
  • August 10 2016

The Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals has clarified the type of injury that must be alleged by a plaintiff suing under the Fair Debt Collection

In re Jackson
  • Stoll Keenon Ogden PLLC
  • USA
  • August 8 2016

The Sixth Circuit B.A.P. Holds that the bankruptcy court abused its discretion in awarding sanctions against a creditor for violation of a discharge

Same As It Ever Was: Seventh Circuit Reaffirms Narrow Construction of Informal Proof of Claim Doctrine
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • August 5 2016

We’ve previously commented on this blog on a number of decisions (see: Too Little, Too Late: Ninth Circuit Holds Confirmation Objection

Losing Both Ways: Debtor Diligence in the Identification of Claims
  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • USA
  • August 3 2016

Two recent cases serve as reminders the devil is truly in the details. As to the front-end risks associated with an early 363(f) sale, in In re

In Conflict With Other Circuits, Seventh Circuit Rules That Certain Transfers Involving Financial Institution Intermediaries Not Immune From Recovery By Bankruptcy Trustee
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • August 2 2016

Section 546(e) of the bankruptcy code prohibits a bankruptcy trustee from avoiding “settlement payments”, or payments “made in connection with a

District Court Opinion Shows Collateral Impact of Crawford Decision
  • Smith Debnam Narron Drake Saintsing & Myers LLP
  • USA
  • August 1 2016

A recent decision out of the Southern District of Georgia shows the collateral impact of the Crawfordv. LVNV Funding proof of claim decision issued

"Winding Up" A Law FirmPartnership Doessn't Necessarily Mean Liquidation
  • Brooks Pierce McLendon Humphrey & Leonard LLP
  • USA
  • July 27 2016

You can "wind up" a partnership without having to liquidate all of its assets and terminating its existence. So ruled Judge McGuire last week in

Freedom of Contract in LLC Structure Is Not Absolute Where Parties Seek Bankruptcy Relief
  • McCarter & English LLP
  • USA
  • July 21 2016

In re Intervention Energy Holdings, LLC, Case No. 16-11247 (D. Del. June 3, 2016), the Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware dealt with the