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Post date: Monday, March 26, 2007

by: Kevin M. Kramer
Gibbons P.C.; Newark, N.J.

Alison Frankel
Post date: Tuesday, December 12, 2006

"You won't hear many tort reformers admit it. They've done too good a job demonizing trial lawyers to let their bogeymen fade away. Twenty years ago, tort reform was an obscure movement with a funny name; today, politicians speak of "ending lawsuit abuse" or "eliminating frivolous lawsuits" -- tort reform by more felicitous names -- whenever they need a failsafe applause line.

Post date: Saturday, August 05, 2006

"Bankruptcy courts often address causes of action and claims arising under or governed by state law. Often presented is the question of which state’s laws to apply. To be discussed here is the further question raised: how does a bankruptcy court make a choice of law determination?

Hon. Michael G. Williamson
Post date: Wednesday, July 26, 2006

"The modern trend in chapter 11 is to liquidate the business as a going concern through a sale under section 363. This is particularly true in cases where the  primary secured lender’s debt exceeds the value of the business.

Frederick C. Dunbar
Post date: Friday, July 21, 2006

"Most observers are familiar with the old aphorism that “there is law and there is asbestos law”—the notion being that legal protections for defendants were stripped away over time by both Federal and state courts attempting to deal with asbestos litigation.

Post date: Wednesday, October 26, 2005

This article is the first in a series about how bankruptcy trustees and advisors can create cash from assets that have traditionally been difficult to monetize. This installment focuses on generating cash from both highly-aged and previously written-off commercial receivables.

Post date: Wednesday, October 05, 2005

The sale of a debtor's assets outside of a confirmed plan of reorganization is accomplished pursuant to §363(b) of the Bankruptcy Code.


Ms. Dawn M. Cica, Esq.
Carlyon Cica Chtd.
Las Vegas, NV
(702) 491-4377

Ms. Evelyn Meltzer, Esq.
Troutman Pepper Hamilton Sanders LLP
Wilmington, DE
(302) 777-6532

Mr. James Robert Irving, Esq.
Communications Manager
Dentons Bingham Greenebaum
Louisville, KY
(502) 587-3606

Ms. Leyza Florin Blanco
Education Director
Sequor Law
Miami, FL
(305) 372-8282

Ms. Randye B. Soref
Membership Relations Director
Los Angeles, CA
(310) 556-1801

Mrs. Alicia M. Bendana
Newsletter Editor
Lowe, Stein, Hoffman, Allweiss & Hauver LLP
New Orleans, LA
(504) 581-2450

Mr. Matthew J. LoCascio
Special Projects Leader
SC&H Capital
Ellicott City, MD
(866) 969-1115

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