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A win for innovation: Supreme Court’s denial of review of Jaffe v. Samsung Electronics Co. preserves U.S. rights of licensees of Chapter 15 foreign debtors
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • October 20 2014

On Monday, October 6, 2014, the U.S. Supreme Court denied a petition for writ of certiorari in Jaffe v. Samsung Electronics Co., thereby preserving


Eleventh Circuit reinstates controversial decision in TOUSA
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • November 7 2012

The United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit (the “Eleventh Circuit”) has reinstated the controversial 2009 decision of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Florida (the “Bankruptcy Court”) that required a group of lenders to disgorge $421 million as fraudulent conveyances under sections 548 and 550 of the Bankruptcy Code.


TOUSA continued: district court awards second victory to lenders
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • March 17 2011

We reported to you last month a significant development in the matter of In re TOUSA USA, when the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida issued its opinion and order reversing the controversial holdings of the Bankruptcy Court in the TOUSA chapter 11 case as to the so-called "Transeastern Lenders," a group of lenders who had previously been ordered to disgorge nearly billion dollars received in repayment of indebtedness which the Court found constituted a fraudulent transfer under Sections 548 and 550 of the Bankruptcy Code.


District court overturns TOUSA fraudulent transfer decision as to joint venture lenders
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • February 16 2011

On February 11, 2011, the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida reversed the controversial decision of the Bankruptcy Court in In re TOUSA that required a group of lenders to disgorge nearly half a billion dollars in repayment of indebtedness which the Bankruptcy Court found constituted a fraudulent transfer under Sections 548 and 550 of the Bankruptcy Code.


Congress passes clarification to Red Flags requirement
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA
  • December 9 2010

In a development that will enable many lawyers, doctors, dentists and other professionals to breathe a sigh of relief, the House of Representatives passed the "Red Flag Program Clarification Act of 2010" ("RFPCA") on Tuesday, just one week after the bill passed the Senate.


China's foreign direct investment grows but U.S. vacillates
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • USA, China
  • November 9 2010

How do you measure the staggering growth of China's outbound foreign direct investment (FDI) in recent years?


Jeanne P. Darcey
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP


Amy A. Zuccarello
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP

Christopher T. McWhinney
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP