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July 14, 2021

Officers are presumptively disqualified from KERPs, “absent a strong showing that they do not perform any significant role in management,” a district judge in New York says.

June 8, 2021

Recent Supreme Court authority supports the conclusion by Delaware’s Judge Sontchi that law from the jurisdiction of incorporation, not federal common law, determines what is or isn’t a business trust eligible for chapter 11.

January 11, 2021

District judge explains why veil-piercing is easier to prove in Michigan than elsewhere.

January 7, 2021

Dissolved by forfeit, a corporation cannot reinstate a charter and may resort to bankruptcy only to liquidate, Judge Eduardo Rodriguez says.

December 1, 2020

The Eleventh Circuit makes federal common law to nail companies for a deceased affiliate’s pension underfunding.

December 2, 2019

To avoid liability for an underfunded pension plan, the First Circuit describes a structure for investors to employ when buying a sick company

September 23, 2019

Continuing the business after buying the assets from the lender at a foreclosure sale doesn’t bring successor liability.

July 24, 2019

Business judgment rule failed to protect directors of a Georgia bank for approving bad loans.
Business judgment rule failed to protect directors of a Georgia bank for approving bad loans.

May 14, 2019

Fifth Circuit rejects the ‘recodification canon’ to divest bankruptcy courts of jurisdiction over Social Security suits.

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