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Here’s an aggregation of 28 of my Twitter posts from the beginning of July 2018, with links to cases, articles, and news briefs that restructuring professionals should find of interest. Thanks for reading! LIFE, BUSINESS, AND THE WORLD GENERALLY: Barbarism with an Eco-Friendly Face:  More outstanding reporting by Rukimi Callimachi:  “The announcement — by a group better known for suicide attacks that have killed and maimed thousands — prompted a flurry of mocking memes on the internet, some…
Here’s an aggregation of 26 of my Twitter posts from the first week of July 2018, with links to cases, articles, and news briefs that restructuring professionals should find of interest. Thanks for reading! BK RELATED CASES: Asbestos Bankruptcy – Claims Procedure Order – BK-D-DE:   In approving claims procedure order options for handling asbestos claims (either mediated w/retired judge or lifting the stay to allow pursuit of insurance while waiving a right to distributions from the estate),…
Here’s an aggregation of 49 of my Twitter posts from the last week of June 2018, with links to important cases, articles, and news briefs that restructuring professionals should find of interest. Don’t hesitate to reach out and contact me to discuss any posts, and thank you for reading! BK RELATED CASES: 363 Sale – Successor Liability – Chrysler – BK-SD-NY:  Claim versus New Chrysler can proceed for “conduct-based negligence & failure to warn claims”…
Here’s an aggregation of 28 of my Twitter posts from mid-June 2018, with links to important cases, articles, and news briefs that restructuring professionals should find of interest. Don’t hesitate to reach out and contact me to discuss any posts, and thank you for reading! BK RELATED CASES: Avoidance Actions – Heightened Pleading Standards – BK-WD-MI:  “The Complaint’s allegation that the ‘Debtors’ made an aggregate amount or series of transfers over time to unidentified transferees,…
Some more Sunday reading for you with an aggregation of 25 of my Twitter posts from mid-June 2018, with links to important cases, articles, and news briefs that restructuring professionals should find of interest. Don’t hesitate to reach out and contact me to discuss any posts, and thank you for reading! BK RELATED CASES: Automatic Stay – Lien Priority Proceedings – ND-AL:  Court refuses to stay proceedings to determine priority of creditors’ liens on collateral…
Here’s an aggregation of 35 of my Twitter posts from June 16-18, 2018, with links to important cases, articles, and news briefs that restructuring professionals will find of interest. Don’t hesitate to reach out and contact me to discuss any posts, and thank you for reading! BK RELATED CASES: 363 APA Traps – BK-ED-TN:  Words relating to “Excluded Assets” NOT to put in an 363 sale asset purchase agreement unless you’re prepared for a fight…
Here’s an aggregation of 60 of my Twitter posts from June 8-15, 2018, with links to important cases, articles, and news briefs that restructuring professionals will find of interest. Don’t hesitate to reach out and contact me to discuss any posts. Thanks for reading! BK RELATED CASES: Appraisal of LLC Member Interests – BK-ED-WI:  Court analyzes “appraisal” rights of ch. 7 trustee as owner of a Wisconsin LLC’s member interests and supports the trustee’s view…
Here’s an aggregation of some of my Twitter posts from June 1-7 2018, with links to important cases, articles, and news briefs that restructuring professionals will find of interest. Don’t hesitate to reach out and contact me to discuss any posts. Thanks for reading! BK RELATED CASES: Lamar’s Linguistics and Variation on a Theme – SCOTUS:  The US Supreme Court’s opinion in Lamar v. Appling should resolve Fed. R. Civ. P. discovery disputes regarding the…
Here’s an aggregation of some of my Twitter posts from May 25-31, 2018, with links to important cases, articles, and news briefs that restructuring professionals will find of interest. Don’t hesitate to reach out and contact me to discuss any posts. Thanks for reading! BK RELATED CASES: Midstream O&G Contracts – 2nd Cir. affirms the bankruptcy court’s decision in Sabine Oil, which authorized the rejection of midstream oil and gas contracts, stating: “Regarding the horizontal…
Here’s an aggregation of some of my Twitter posts from May 16-24, 2018, with links to important cases, articles, and news briefs that restructuring professionals will find of interest. Don’t hesitate to reach out and contact me to discuss any posts.  Thanks for reading! BK RELATED CASES: 9th Cir.:  Tax-sale buyer & prior owner of contaminated property had a “contractual relationship” through the tax deed, so CERCLA’s 3d party defense to liability (which exempts facility owners from liability…