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Barrett McNagny
In a recent opinion, Honorable Colleen McMahon of U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, ruled that non-consensual releases of creditors' direct claims against non-debtors in a Bankruptcy reorganization plan ...
Mayer Brown
Reuters reports that the markets in the US have faced their third straight quarterly decline, the longest period of decline for the S&P 500 and Nasdaq indices since 2008.
Jones Day
Whether claims have been discharged in bankruptcy is a frequently litigated issue. This is particularly so in chapter 11 cases involving mass tort claims that may have technically "arisen" when the debtor...
Jones Day
Bankruptcy and appellate courts disagree over the standard that should apply to a request for payment of a break-up fee or expense reimbursement to the losing bidder in a sale of the debtor's assets outside...
Jones Day
Courts disagree whether a bankruptcy court, in exercising its broad equitable powers, has the authority to award appellate legal fees as a sanction for contempt.
Jones Day
A bedrock principle underlying chapter 11 of the Bankruptcy Code is that creditors, shareholders, and other stakeholders should be provided with adequate information to make an informed decision...
Jones Day
Unlike professionals retained in a chapter 11 case by trustees, debtors, or official committees, the Bankruptcy Code provides little guidance regarding the appointment of a representative...
Jones Day
Federal district courts, with the consent of the parties, are authorized by statute to refer "civil matter[s]" to magistrate judges for the purpose of conducting all proceedings and entering a judgment in the litigation.
Jones Day
In Stream TV Networks, Inc. v. SeeCubic, Inc., 2022 WL 2149437 (Del. June 15, 2022), the Delaware Supreme Court vacated and reversed a 2020 ruling by the Delaware Court of Chancery...
Jones Day
A hornbook principle of U.S. bankruptcy jurisprudence is that valid liens pass through bankruptcy unaffected. This long-standing principle, however, arguably conflicts with section...
Jones Day
Greg Gordon represents clients in complex, high-profile chapter 11 cases and corporate restructurings.
Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
There can be no doubt that the current economic landscape is challenging and forces businesses to make difficult choices. The trade creditor's unenviable task during these times...
Mayer Brown
CNN reports on the Federal Reserve's decision to raise its target interest rate by an additional 75 basis points to a range of 3.00% to 3.25% in an effort to combat persistent inflation in the US.
Mayer Brown
CNN reports on the Federal Reserve's decision to raise its target interest rate by an additional 75 basis points to a range of 3.00% to 3.25% in an effort to combat persistent inflation in the US.
Winston & Strawn LLP
As digital asset markets continue to struggle, and multiple digital asset platforms seek refuge in Chapter 11 proceedings, courts will be confronted with several novel issues.
Jones Day
Bankruptcy courts have split on what rate of post-petition interest unimpaired creditors of a solvent debtor are entitled to receive. Bankruptcy courts have variously ruled...
FTI Consulting
FTI Consulting's highly experienced professionals are experts at addressing these matters.
FTI Consulting
Real estate owners and lenders often face volatile economic circumstances, rapidly-changing regulatory environments, and threats to operating paradigms...
Mayer Brown
Reporting from Reuters indicates that the German government plans to relax certain corporate insolvency rules in response to rising energy costs so that companies with financially sound business plans can avoid being required to file for protection under Germany's insolvency laws.
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
When the Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020 (CIGA) introduced the restructuring plan in England, comparisons with plans of reorganization under chapter 11 of the United States...
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