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Cryptic Crypto: Creditors Move for Ch. 7 for Alleged Madoff-Like Fraud

On Wednesday, November 18, two customers of Cred Inc., a cryptocurrency investment platform currently in Chapter 11, asked Delaware Bankruptcy Judge John T. Dorsey to convert the Chapter 11 case to a Chapter 7 liquidation...more

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Hong Kong government announces long-awaited corporate rescue regime

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The Hong Kong government is proposing much-anticipated legislation for the introduction of a corporate rescue procedure and insolvent trading regime. Hong Kong has, for years, struggled to introduce a statutory corporate...more

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Recognition of Hong Kong Insolvency Proceedings in Mainland China – A Test Case in the Making?

In Re Ando Credit Limited [2020] HKCFI 2775 (“Re Ando”), the Hong Kong Companies Court recently appointed provisional liquidators over a Hong Kong company, Ando Credit Limited, in novel circumstances with potentially...more

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Issues To Consider On The Path Forward For The Hospitality Industry

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It is hard to pick any event or series of events that has adversely impacted the hospitality industry as hard as the COVID-19 pandemic. While the summer witnessed increased RevPAR in the U.S. as compared to the depths of...more

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Blog: Amendments To The Federal Rules Of Bankruptcy Procedure Take Effect December 1, 2020

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Each year amendments are made to the rules that govern how bankruptcy cases are managed — the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure. The amendments address issues identified by an Advisory Committee made up of federal judges,...more

Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP

Taking the “Stress” Out of Distressed Condominium Investments

While many real estate developers are grappling with the costs of the COVID-19 pandemic, astute investors are surveying opportunities, particularly in distressed condominiums. COVID-19 has shined a spotlight on the...more

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Financial Daily Dose 11.23.2020 | Top Story: Pandemic and Global Economy Dominate Virtual G-20 Meeting

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The G-20 held a virtual summit this weekend, and discussions about taming the pandemic and addressing “the global economic damage it has wrought dominated” the meeting....more

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Bankruptcy Court Within Fourth Circuit Permits Fraudulent Conveyance Claims to Move Forward Under IRS 10-Year Reach Back Period

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A recent opinion by the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of North Carolina kept alive a bankruptcy trustee’s fraudulent conveyance claims based on, in part, the Internal Revenue Code (“IRC”) 10-year...more

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What Does UCRERA Mean For Creditors? [MWM Ep. 13]

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Nine states, including Florida, have passed the Uniform Commercial Real Estate Receivership Act, what’s called the UCRERA. Manuel Farach (Fort Lauderdale) and Marshall Grodner (Baton Rouge), Members in McGlinchey's Business...more

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP

New York Court of Appeals Ruling Could Shift Negotiating Leverage to Holdout Noteholders in Out-of-Court Restructurings

The New York Court of Appeals’ recent 4-3 opinion in CNH Diversified Opportunities Master Account, L.P. v. Cleveland Unlimited, Inc., 2020 WL 6163305 (NY Oct. 22, 2020), could provide minority noteholders with additional...more

FTI Consulting

Preparing to Reopen: How to Adapt and Seize Opportunities from COVID-19

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For the most part of early 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic meant near all-encompassing shutdowns, dramatically affecting many, varied businesses across a wide section of the market. Now, as the initial health fears begin to...more

Shearman & Sterling LLP

Additional Guidance for Drafting Dedications: Delaware Bankruptcy Court Rejects Southland Dedication

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The oil and gas industry in the United States is highly dependent upon an intricate set of agreements that allow oil and gas to be gathered from privately owned land. Historically, the dedication language in oil and gas...more

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Zahlungen bei Insolvenzreife nach neuem § 15b InsO-E

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Das Gesetzgebungsverfahren zum Gesetz zur Fortentwicklung des Sanierungs- und Insolvenzrechts („SanInsFoG“) schreitet in beachtlicher Geschwindigkeit voran. Seit 14. Oktober 2020 liegt der Regierungsentwurf („RegE“) vor....more

Fox Rothschild LLP

Retention Of Counsel By Trustee Is Not An Absolute Right In Some Chapter 11 Cases

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How can you be an effective trustee appointed in a chapter 11 case if you cannot retain counsel when the case first begins? Well one bankruptcy court in North Carolina explained that a trustee’s retention of counsel is not an...more

Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP

Bankruptcy Court Denies Section 546(e) Safe Harbor Protection in Fraudulent Transfer Action

The Bankruptcy Code enables a trustee to set aside certain transfers made by debtors before bankruptcy. See 11 U.S.C. §§ 544, 547, 548. These avoidance powers are subject to certain limitations, including a safe harbor in...more

Jones Day

Australian Company & Securities Update | Issue One

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KEY LEGAL AND REGULATORY DEVELOPMENTS - Legislative and Regulatory Reform - Permanent reforms in respect of virtual meetings and electronic execution - On 19 October, the Federal Government released for...more

Greenberg Glusker LLP

AB-3088: California Statewide Eviction Moratorium Provides Some Relief and More Procedural Hurdles

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As the coronavirus pandemic continues to impact the country and California specifically, and following the news of further rollbacks to reopening plans, many California renters remain in need of protection from both the risk...more

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An ‘Affiliate’ of a Public Company Is Barred from Reorganizing Under the Bankruptcy Code’s New Subchapter V

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The Small Business Reorganization Act of 2019 (SBRA) aims to simplify and shorten the Bankruptcy Code’s reorganization process for small-business debtors, making Chapter 11 more accessible. Effective as of February 2020,...more

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Reaffirmation: 7 Things Every Creditor’s Attorney Should Know

Filing a reaffirmation agreement in a chapter 7 bankruptcy proceeding is a commonplace occurrence for many attorneys. However, the reaffirmation process is fraught with nuances and traps for the unwary attorney.  Absent...more

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[Webinar] Distressed Upstream Oil and Gas Transactions - December 3rd, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm CT

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This presentation provides a general overview of market changes that have occurred in the upstream oil and gas space in 2020. It further identifies alternative structures for acquiring or divesting distressed upstream oil and...more

Balch & Bingham LLP

[Webinar] Predicting the Unpredictable: Forecasting Growth and Consolidation in Energy/Oil & Gas - December 8th, 12:00 pm - 1:00...

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Are you positioning your business for growth or consolidation opportunities in 2021? Join Balch & Bingham’s Houston lawyers to hear their perspectives on how to plan now to achieve next year’s goals and maximize potential...more

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Talking Point: Insolvency risk in the construction industry

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In the difficult market conditions which have accompanied the COVID-19 pandemic, the financial health of many industries has been adversely affected. The construction industry is no exception and the insolvency of a party to...more

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COVID-19 Report for Life Sciences and Health Care Companies (UPDATED)

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In Tuesday's Report: Moderna announces vaccine efficacy, Fauci concerned about presidential transition, testing labs raise supply chain alarm, impact of COVID-19 on insolvency and arbitration in the U.K., and a podcast on...more

Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP

COVID-19 Related Updates to Bankruptcy Courtroom Policies and Procedures - Update #2

Most bankruptcy courts have altered their practices and procedures in light of COVID-19. Below is a summary of some of the changes to practices and procedures in the United States Bankruptcy Courts for the Southern District...more

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Dorsey U.S. Bankruptcy Law Q&A Series Six

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We hope that you found the five previous Q&A series regarding what to do when a U.S. customer files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection helpful. This Series Six will address questions relating to the plan process, including...more

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