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Post date: Monday, October 30, 2017

Interim managers are take-charge types with strong inclinations toward quickly assessing situations and developing and rapidly implementing solutions. Almost by definition, they are thrown into troubled companies and challenged to “turn things around” in short order. Often, this can mean taking tough measures, such as reducing staff through planned layoffs.


Katherine R. Catanese
Post date: Monday, October 30, 2017

In 2016, 763 higher education institutions closed, the highest number since 2012.[1] While primarily for-profit schools closed, independent not-for-profit (NFP) schools closed as well.

Ascribing reasons for the schools’ closures risks conclusion bias, but there are some macro trends to note:


Katherine R. Catanese
Post date: Monday, October 30, 2017

In 2016, 763 higher education institutions closed, the highest number since 2012.[1] While primarily for-profit schools closed, independent not-for-profit (NFP) schools closed as well.

Ascribing reasons for the schools’ closures risks conclusion bias, but there are some macro trends to note:


Tracy Streckenbach
Post date: Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Revenue and EBITDA are down, the cash runway is short, and time is of the essence. So in a turnaround, set your sights on becoming a start-up.

Post date: Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Budget deficits abound and past promises have been broken, irrevocably. If governments honestly valued their assets and liabilities, most would be insolvent. In the not-too-distant future, delivery of essential services will require a new mix of “skill and will” from our elected leaders and public-sector employees.

Post date: Wednesday, June 21, 2017

According to the M&A Advisor,[1] “often failures occur because of … the inability to retain key talent.

Post date: Monday, January 16, 2017

Not many founders of a new business consider, at the time the new business is founded, the potential U.S. federal income tax consequences to them should the new business fail. The type of business entity formed, and the treatment of that entity for U.S. federal tax purposes as either a corporation or a pass-through entity, can have a material U.S.

Post date: Tuesday, December 20, 2016

The Labor and Employment Committee has continued to remain at the forefront of the intersection of labor and employment issues and bankruptcy in its continuing effort to keep its members well-informed as they navigate these issues.

Post date: Tuesday, August 09, 2016

While the bankruptcy process may bring a new beginning, the Bankruptcy Code provides — and some say rightfully so — debtors with much less protection against tax claims than other types of claims for public policy and much-applauded revenue reasons.

Post date: Tuesday, August 09, 2016

Despite lingering questions concerning the scope of a bankruptcy court’s jurisdiction in the wake of Supreme Court decisions in Stern v. Marshall[1] and Wellness Int’l Network, Ltd., et al v.

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Fri, 04/15/2016

Labor Issues in 363 Sales: Things You Need to Know

Fri, 04/15/2016

Hospitality and the Tax Man: Historical Hospitality Tax Issues in Distress

Sat, 04/18/2015

Tax-Sharing Agreements in Bankruptcy that Have Been the Subject of Recent Appeals Courts Decisions

Sat, 04/18/2015

Hemorrhaging Hospitals: Labor Issues in the Healthcare Insolvency E.R.

Thu, 05/29/2014

The purpose of this call was to seek thoughts, suggestions, and assistance in setting and achieving new goals and objectives for the Committee. For example, they discussed ideas and topics for future newsletters, webinars, and educational sessions at ABI’s Winter Leadership Conference and Annual Spring Meeting. Additionally, the Committee discussed ideas for networking events and special projects for the Committee. Participating in future calls is a great way to get more involved!

Mr. Mark V. Bossi
Co-Chair
Partner
Thompson Coburn LLP
1 US Bank Plz
Saint Louis MO
63101-1612
(314) 552-6015

Mr. Donald A. Workman
Co-Chair
Partner
BakerHostetler
1050 Connecticut Ave NW Ste 1100 Suite 1100
Washington DC
20036-5318
(202) 861-1602

Mr. Bradford J. Sandler
Co-Chair
Partner
Pachulski Stang Ziehl & Jones LLP
919 N Market St Ste 1700
Wilmington DE
19801-3034
(302) 778-6424

Mr. Peter J. Young, Esq.
Newsletter Editor
Partner
Proskauer
3 First National Plz 70 West Madison, Suite 3800
Chicago IL
60602
(312) 962-3528

Ms. Amanda Demby
Newsletter Editor
Director
Province, Inc.
2360 Corporate Cir Ste 330
Henderson NV
89074-7707
(310) 974-6352

Mr. Jay D. Crom, CPA, ABV, CIRA, CFE
Communications Manager
Managing Partner
Bachecki, Crom & Company, LLP
400 Oyster Point Blvd Ste 106
South San Francisco CA
94080-1917
(415) 398-3534

Mr. S. Jason Teele
Education Director
Partner
Cullen and Dykman LLP
100 Quentin Roosevelt Blvd Ste 402
Garden City NY
11530-4843


Mr. Vernon Calder
Education Director
Managing Director
Berkeley Research Group, LLC
201 S Main St Ste 450
Salt Lake City UT
84111-2223
(801) 321-0053

Ms. Susan A. Berson
Membership Relations Director
Partner
Berson Law Group LLP
7300 W 110th St Fl 7
Overland Park KS
66210-2332
(913) 397-2702

Mr. David Richard Seligman
Special Projects Leader
Partner
Kirkland & Ellis LLP
300 N La Salle Dr Ste 2400
Chicago IL
60654-3427
(312) 861-2463