We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Articles

Results 1 to 5 of 12
Most popular |Most recent


Breaking ranks: Garlock reaches unprecedented deal with future claims representative on value of trust for asbestos claims

USA - January 21 2015 In another major development in a case that continues to redefine the standard procedures in asbestos-related bankruptcy proceedings, on January 13...

Robert D. Goodman, My Chi To, Maura Kathleen Monaghan, Mark P. Goodman, M. Natasha Labovitz.

Second Circuit extends equitable mootness doctrine to Chapter 11 liquidations

USA - November 24 2014 In In re BGI, Inc. fka Borders Group, Inc.,1 the Second Circuit recently held that the doctrine of equitable mootness a doctrine that...

Richard F. Hahn, My Chi To, George E.B. Maguire, Jasmine Ball, M. Natasha Labovitz.

Delaware court affirms refusal to extend WARN Act liability to private equity sponsor

USA - October 7 2014 On September 29, 2014, the United States District Court for the District of Delaware affirmed an earlier decision of the Delaware Bankruptcy Court in...

Kevin M. Schmidt, Richard F. Hahn, George E.B. Maguire, Jasmine Ball, M. Natasha Labovitz.

The Supreme Court confirms that bankruptcy courts can issue proposed findings of fact and conclusions of law in Stern-type disputes

USA - June 11 2014 On Monday, the Supreme Court confirmed that bankruptcy courts may hear "Stern-type" matters (such as tortious interference counterclaims) that...

Richard F. Hahn, My Chi To, George E.B. Maguire, Jasmine Ball, M. Natasha Labovitz.

Newly affirmed bankruptcy court ruling outlines path to bankruptcy discharge for mass tort claims

USA - February 18 2014 Chapter 11 has long been used by companies to obtain relief from legacy tort liabilities. There has been a lingering question, however, as to whether...

Richard F. Hahn, George E.B. Maguire, Maura Kathleen Monaghan, Jasmine Ball, M. Natasha Labovitz.