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Blessings In Disguise: Hidden Opportunities In Healthcare Bankruptcies
Perhaps one thing we can agree on in discussing the healthcare industry: it is in a state of distress stemming from the challenges created by an ever-increasing regulatory burden.
United States
15 Apr 2019
Renewed Energy For Foreign Investment In India
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, elected in May 2014, will turn the corner again in May 2019 as he completes his first five year term.
26 Sep 2018
Recent Bankruptcy Decision Raises Questions For Trademark Licensees
If you are a licensee under a trademark license, what happens to your license if the licensor winds up in the Bankruptcy Court?
United States
31 Jan 2018
Recent Case Law Developments Impact Claims Of Unpaid Suppliers For Goods Delivered Immediately Prior To Customer Bankruptcy
The supplier sought a judicial determination that its rights to the value of the goods and their proceeds were senior to those of the secured lenders.
United States
15 Aug 2017
Canadian Bankruptcy Considerations In Factoring Transactions
Factoring transactions, in which a buyer purchases outright or acquires an interest in a seller's accounts receivable, are becoming increasingly common.
United States
27 Oct 2015
The U.S. Supreme Court Holds That Inherited IRAS Are Not Exempt In Bankruptcy
The Supreme Court held in Clark v. Rameker Trustee that funds in an IRA inherited from someone other than the bankrupt debtor's spouse are not "retirement funds".
United States
24 Jun 2014
Sixth Circuit Joins Appellate Courts Holding That The Absolute Priority Rule Applies In Individual Chapter 11 Cases
I previously authored an article addressing the question of whether the "Absolute Priority Rule" applied to Chapter 11 bankruptcy cases filed by an individual.
United States
10 Jun 2014
Arizona’s Broad Anti-Deficiency Protection Confirmed
The non-judicial foreclosure process affords banks and lenders a relatively "cheap" means of executing on their collateral in the event of a borrower’s defaults.
United States
10 Oct 2013
Recent Court Decisions Hold That The Absolute Priority Rule Still Protects Creditors Of Individual Chapter 11 Debtors
Individual chapter 11 cases have historically not been the norm, because they required that the individual debtor comply with the same requirements to confirm a plan of reorganization that were applicable to corporations and businesses.
United States
24 Apr 2013
Bankruptcy, Restructuring And Creditors’ Rights - Supreme Court Of Canada Upholds Priority For Dip Lenders In CCAA Proceedings
The Supreme Court of Canada has affirmed the priority granted to Debtor-In-Possession lenders who provide capital to debtor companies undergoing the restructuring process pursuant to the Companies Creditors’ Arrangement Act.
United States
7 Feb 2013
Tribal Casino Bankruptcies – The Train Is Leaving The Station
The Iipay Nation - formerly known as the Santa Ysabel Band of Mission Indians - filed for protection under the Bankruptcy Code a month ago.
United States
24 Aug 2012
Third Circuit Recognizes State Law Claim For Deepening Insolvency
In In re Lemington Home for the Aged, 2011 US App LEXIS 19312 (3d Cir, July 11, 2011), the Third Circuit in a published case held that the plaintiffs had established a genuine issue of material fact with respect to their claim for deepening insolvency against the defendant board of directors of a nonprofit facility.
United States
2 Nov 2011
Gaming Legal News: October 27, 2011 - Volume 4, Number 32
Dickinson Wright gaming attorneys Bob Stocker and Peter Kulick were featured guests on a recent LexisNexis Bankruptcy Law Community podcast. Stocker and Kulick were invited to discuss recent developments and intricacies of United States bankruptcy proceedings that involve casinos.
United States
1 Nov 2011
Automotive Quarterly: 1st Quarter, 2011 - Volume 2, Number 1
In the automotive industry, customers deal with supplier problems every day. Most such problems are resolved at the business level, but when they escalate, legal issues of contract formation and interpretation inevitably play a central role.
United States
9 May 2011
New Court Decision Regarding Validity Of Lien Asserted Under Michigan’s Molder’s Lien Act
Michigan’s "Ownership Rights In Dies, Molds and Forms Act", commonly known at the Molder’s Lien Act (MCL 445.611 "et seq.") allows moldbuilders to assert liens on the molds and dies they fabricate.
United States
9 May 2011
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