Section 506(a)(1) of the Bankruptcy Code provides common-sense instruction that the allowed amount of a secured claim is equal to the value of the collateral securing the claim and that a claim is unsecured to the extent the...more
Recently, a chink to the armor of distressed debt purchasers resonated throughout the secondary market with the decision of the Delaware Bankruptcy Court in In re Fisker Automotive Holdings, in which the bankruptcy court...more
Part one of an in-depth webinar discussion covering a range of bankruptcy issues of particular interest to In-House Counsel.
The panel discusses bankruptcy and other creditor rights considerations when choosing the form of...more
Without question, the bedrock of bankruptcy, particularly a successful one, is consent. Indeed, the notion of consent is threaded throughout the Bankruptcy Code and related law in respect of diverse issues ranging from the...more
Scott L. Baena is a senior partner in Bilzin Sumberg Baena Price & Axelrod LLP's Miami office and chairman of the firm's restructuring & bankruptcy group. His practice focuses on creditor's rights, workouts, bankruptcy and...more
Scott L. Baena is a senior partner with Bilzin Sumberg Baena Price & Axelrod LLP in Miami and chairman of the firm's restructuring and bankruptcy group. His practice focuses on creditor's rights, workouts, bankruptcy and...more
Chapter 11 filings in the Southern District of Florida continue to trend downward. Since 2010, annual chapter 11 filings have declined by about 25%. The decline is consistent with the national bankruptcy experience....more