August 21, 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
20
Aug
The Ever-Shrinking Chapter 11 Case Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP
20
Aug
The Right to Compel Arbitration Under the FAA Can Be Overridden by Another Federal Statute Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.
20
Aug
Is Tesla’s Bid to Privatize a Clever Move to Put off Insolvency? Foley & Lardner LLP
15
Aug
EMS Bankruptcy Preference Complaints: Trade Creditors Protect Yourselves Stark & Stark
10
Aug
More Retail Chapter 11 Filings – Thomasville & Chevys Stakeholders File for Bankruptcy; Mattress Firm Appears to be Next Stark & Stark
9
Aug
Claim Trading Industry: Pay Attention to Anti-Assignment Provisions! Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP
31
Jul
Chapter 11 or Chapter 9: Investors Beware Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP
30
Jul
Counsel: Remember to Take a Look at the C-Suite Foley & Lardner LLP
26
Jul
Can an Out-of-the-Money Junior Creditor Share in a Free-and-Clear Bankruptcy Sale? Foley & Lardner LLP
22
Jul
University Wins Important Tuition Claw-Back Case Wiggin and Dana LLP
19
Jul
Tempting Fate: What Trademark Licensees Stand to Lose (or Win) Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP
19
Jul
BHS CVA: landlords win on penalties Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP
14
Jul
Dutch Court Approves Collective Settlement of Fortis Shareholders’ Claims Proskauer Rose LLP
11
Jul
Non-Debtor Substantive Consolidation: Do Recent Cases Signal a Judicial Preference for State Law Claims? Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.
10
Jul
Revised Insolvency Practice Direction Published Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP
26
Jun
Requirements for Massachusetts Homestead Exemption: Can Debtors Exempt Principal Residence Occasionally Rented as Short-Term Lodging? K&L Gates
22
Jun
Sixth Circuit Swan Creek Opinion Foley & Lardner LLP
8
Jun
New Guidance Note Anticipated on Collective Redundancies in Insolvency Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP
5
Jun
The Supreme Court Extends Bankruptcy Protections To Even Dishonest Debtors Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP
1
Jun
The Tail of a Dog with Two Hats: Fifth Circuit Upholds “Golden Share” Held by Creditor Affiliate Bracewell LLP

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