December 10, 2018

Bankruptcy, Insolvency, and Restructuring Legal News

Bankruptcy and restructuring is a highly regulated area of law. Given today’s business environment, companies are often faced with situations in which they must reorganize and restructure their finances in order to survive. In the competitive business market, companies need expert legal advice and analysis of existing regulations, statutes and judicial precedent when making decisions about the future of companies. When companies go bankrupt, there is a lot of information to process and factors to consider, and the Department of Justice oversees the companies dismantling and the distribution of assets to creditors to ensure the law is not violated.  The National Law Review publishes updates on this process and the resulting and relevant litigation.

The National Law Review has this area of law covered with the latest legislation, legal news, and stories, from multinational corporations, international organizations on down to small, local businesses, who need expert legal analysis on bankruptcy processes. Because there are many tax-law implications in this area, it is an area of law which is highly regulated. In addition to the latest news on companies which are filing for bankruptcy or restructuring their organization, the National Law Review details the complexities of filing in bankruptcy court, business reorganization, what companies have to prove when filing for bankruptcy, and different cases which are pending at the federal court level.

The site also covers the latest information and news on creditors’ rights in litigation, their ability to collect, and laws which protect companies filing for bankruptcy, trying to avoid paying debts owed to their creditors. News coverage and stories online include Chapter 11 proceedings, Chapter 13 filing, litigation at the federal level, distressed acquisitions and sales, foreclosures on businesses, workout practices, and liquidations.

Visitors to the site will also read about international cross-border insolvency claims, global restructuring laws, cases involving multinational companies, and international laws which regulate the field of bankruptcy. Among the countries which are covered, outside the US, includes Europe, Asia, and Australia. Visitors to NLR will always find the latest case law, litigation, pending legislation, and stories, in the area of bankruptcy and reorganization law.

Date Title Organization
7
Dec
Supreme Court to Decide Whether Debtors Can Terminate a Licensee’s Rights to Trademarks under License Agreements Mintz
7
Dec
Third Circuit Confirms There’s No Wiggle Room With Jurisdictional Limitations Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP
5
Dec
The Fifth Circuit Reminds Buyers To Beware Of Buying “Deemed Rejected” Contracts Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP
5
Dec
Clash of the Titans Pierce Atwood LLP
30
Nov
FDIC Previews Changes to Resolution Plan Requirements Covington & Burling LLP
29
Nov
Supreme Court to Address Trademark Licensee Rights on Rejection of License Agreement During Bankruptcy Proceedings McDermott Will & Emery
26
Nov
LLCs and Convertible Debt – Too Good to be True? Mintz
24
Nov
Dismissal of Involuntary Bankruptcy Petition Against Taberna CDO is Win for Securitization Industry Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
22
Nov
Black Friday: Risks and Opportunities for UK Retailers Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP
19
Nov
David’s Bridal Says “I Do” to Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Filing Stark & Stark
9
Nov
FDCPA Did Not Apply to Auto Repossessor's Demand for Property Retrieval Fee, Seventh Circuit Rules Ballard Spahr LLP
5
Nov
The Supreme Court May Finally Give Guidance On Trademark Protections In Bankruptcy Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP
31
Oct
Happy Halloween to FCRA Defendants in Wisconsin: Court Rules that the Courts, not CRAs, are Charged with Resolving Legal Disputes Womble Bond Dickinson (US) LLP
21
Oct
Delaware Adopts State Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification Act Jackson Lewis P.C.
11
Oct
Lehman Brothers Seeks to Expand Lawsuits Against Loan Originators Bilzin Sumberg
10
Oct
Sears May Be Preparing to File for Bankruptcy This Week Stark & Stark
3
Oct
Mattress Firm Preparing to File for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy This Week Stark & Stark
2
Oct
“I’ll Be Back . . . Probably”: The Terminator’s Conundrum Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP
27
Sep
A Friendly Reminder On Credit Reporting: Accounts Discharged in Bankruptcy Womble Bond Dickinson (US) LLP
23
Sep
Bankruptcy Courts Have Authority to Compel Debtor to Sign Consent Directives Horwood Marcus & Berk Chartered

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