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February 6, 2019

Lack of a circuit split makes equitable mootness an unlikely topic for Supreme Court review.

February 1, 2019

First Circuit reverses, upholding the validity of bondholders’ security interests in $2.9 billion of collateral.
First Circuit reverses, upholding the validity of bondholders’ security interests in $2.9 billion of collateral.

September 7, 2018

Defining collateral by reference in a UCC-1 is held invalid in Puerto Rico’s bankruptcy.
Defining collateral by reference in a UCC-1 is held invalid in Puerto Rico’s bankruptcy.

August 20, 2018

Two circuits and a BAP now invoke ‘equitable mootness’ to dismiss appeals from orders confirming chapter 9 municipal debt adjustment plans.
Two circuits and a BAP now invoke ‘equitable mootness’ to dismiss appeals from orders confirming chapter 9 municipal debt adjustment plans.

August 10, 2018

Puerto Rico’s toll road bonds don’t have statutory liens, circuit court rules.
Puerto Rico’s toll road bonds don’t have statutory liens, circuit court rules.

July 19, 2018

Bondholders won a skirmish but may still lose the war with Puerto Rico.