Last year, Florida Governor Rick Scott signed the Florida Revised Limited Liability Company Act (the New Act) into law. The New Act, which is codified in new Chapter 605 of the Florida Statutes, is a complete rewrite of the...more
Understanding your rights as a creditor while navigating under China’s bankruptcy laws is becoming a must these days, especially for foreign creditors. As many foreign companies engage in business with Chinese companies,...more
It all starts with the notice of bankruptcy filing you received in the mail. The notice provides information regarding a person or entity you’ve done business and who still owes you money. Most people see the notice of...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
When doing business with a foreign company, it is important to identify the company’s “center of main interests” (“COMI”) as creditors may find themselves bound by the laws of the COMI locale. If a company initiates...more
Originally published in Lawyer-Monthly.com - Legal Focus, November 2012.
Looking further into the issues surrounding debt recovery and collection, Lawyer Monthly turns its attention towards the US and speaks to Laura...more
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