A few words about bankruptcy, restructuring, and creditors' rights.

Non-Final Finality: Does One Interlocutory Issue Resolved in a Bankruptcy Court Order Render All Issues Addressed in the Order Non-Appealable?

As the Supreme Court recently reminded us in Bullard v. Blue Hills Bank, not all orders in bankruptcy cases are…

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Over Four Hundred Years of Law on Fraudulent Transfers, Flushed Down the Drain

In 1571, Parliament enacted a law, sometimes known as the Statute of 13 Elizabeth, creating one of the greatest means…

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Helpful Cases for Mortgage Servicers Attempting to Comply with Mortgage Servicing Regulations After a Bankruptcy Discharge

Mortgage lenders and servicers face several regulations in servicing residential mortgages. There are requirements under the Truth in Lending Act…

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The A++ Forms and Resources–Defending Depositions, Prepping Your Witness, Practical Tips and Key Errors to Avoid

Editor’s Note:  Ok, we know, this is waaaay to long for a blog post.  But this is just too good…

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You Get a Car! You Get a Car! Bankruptcy Court Gives Debtor a Car. Unsecured Creditors Get Nothing.

So, a ruling came out in June that we in The Bankruptcy Cave have been dying to blog about (and…

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Losing Both Ways: Debtor Diligence in the Identification of Claims

Two recent cases serve as reminders the devil is truly in the details. As to the front-end risks associated with…

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The Little Airline That Couldn’t
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Editor’s Note:  Our colleagues at Bryan Cave’s Export Law Blog, your one stop shop for helping clients navigate export matters, customs, cross-border,…

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Are Those Taxes Owing On Your Late-Filed Tax Return Dischargeable? Maybe, But You Better Be In The Right Circuit
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Individual debtors with old tax debts relating to late-filed tax returns may be surprised to find that those tax debts…

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PROMESA Shields Puerto Rico Behind a New Automatic Stay

On June 30, 2016, President Obama signed the Puerto Rico Oversight, Management, and Economic Stability Act (PROMESA)[1] into law.  A…

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