Articles

Results 6 to 10 of 17
Most popular |Most recent


The Small Business Reorganization Act Takes Effect Today

USA - February 19 2020 On August 23, 2019, Congress passed, and the President signed into law, Public Law 116-54 known as the “Small Business Reorganization Act of 2019” or…

Seventh Circuit Rejects the “Benign-Language” Exception to the FDCPA

USA - February 6 2020 The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit has rejected a defense to claims under the federal Fair Debt Collections Practices Act or FDCPA. In…

U.S. Supreme Court sets New Precedent in Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure

USA - January 16 2020 The U.S. Supreme Court set new precedent on January 14, 2020 when it decided that a ruling from a bankruptcy court enforcing a Chapter 11 automatic…

Amanda L. Lewandowski, Justin M. Mertz.

OREO Regulations: Comptroller’s Office Issues Amendments to Regulations on “Other Real Estate Owned”

USA - November 11 2019 The federal Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, or OCC, regulates national banks’ ownership of a category of real estate called “other real…

Competing Coverages: Workers Compensation Coverage is “Other Insurance” Under Wisconsin Law

USA - November 11 2019 Health insurers need to stay on the look-out for good faith coverage defenses. Wisconsin law provides one: workers compensation is the exclusive…