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Jevic Holding Corp.: Is The Supreme Court Now Ready To Strike Down Structured Dismissals?
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • December 8 2016

In a prior post, we discussed the Third Circuit Court of Appeals’ decision in Jevic Holding Corp., where the court upheld the use of so-called


Oaks v. Miller (In re Miller)
  • Stoll Keenon Ogden PLLC
  • USA
  • December 7 2016

The court enters judgment declaring the state court judgment nondischargeable under 11 U.S.C. 523(a)(2)(A). The debtor


Managers of insolvent Missouri LLCs have no fiduciary duty to creditors
  • Thompson Coburn LLP
  • USA
  • December 7 2016

Two recent federal court decisions establish that managers of financially troubled Missouri limited liability companies do not owe a fiduciary duty to


An Auspicious Governance Anniversary
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • December 6 2016

December 2 marks the 15th anniversary of the Enron bankruptcy-a near cataclysmic event that ultimately led to a series of significant


Funds Talk: December 2016
  • Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
  • European Union, France, United Kingdom, USA
  • December 1 2016

The Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations (OCIE) announced it is examining registrants' compliance with key whistleblower provisions


What’s a Cure, Anyway? Ninth Circuit Holds Creditor Entitled to Post-Default Interest Rate
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • November 30 2016

In early November, the Ninth Circuit held in In re New Investments, Inc. that a debtor was required to “cure” defaults to an agreement using a


Attorneys’ Fees Alone Without Actual Damages or Ongoing Stay Violation Do Not Warrant Sanctions for Violations of the Automatic Stay
  • Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP
  • USA
  • November 16 2016

A debtor cannot recover sanctions or attorneys’ fees under 11 U.S.C. 362(k) when the debtor admits to having suffered no actual damages and the


Proposed Treasury Regulations Would Alter Valuation of Closely-Held Interests and Affect Estate Planning
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • November 8 2016

On August 2, 2016, the IRS issued proposed regulations taking aim at valuation discounts with respect to closely-held interests for gift, estate and


Revlon and unocal enhanced scrutiny rejected for dissolution plan
  • K&L Gates
  • USA
  • November 5 2016

In Huff Energy Fund v. Gershen, C.A. No. 11116-VCS, the Delaware Court of Chancery dismissed a stockholder’s challenge to the board of director’s


Bankruptcy Court Weights in on Delaware’s Prohibition on Deeping Insolvency Claims and Claims Against Directors Based on Relationship with Majority Shareholder
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • November 4 2016

Hoku, a publicly-owned Delaware corporation, filed for bankruptcy with just $8 million in assets compared to a relatively staggering $1.3 billion in