Real Estate Committee


Post date: Sunday, March 01, 2009

Selling Distressed Real Estate at Auction in Today's Market

Post date: Sunday, March 01, 2009
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Niclas A. Ferland

Examples of how the current economic meltdown impacts the chapter 11 landscape are many. The unavailability of debtor-in-possession financing in most cases makes maintaining cash levels that much more important during the reorganization process.

Post date: Sunday, March 01, 2009

Do you remember when advertising a "bankruptcy sale" attracted legions of deal-hungry bidders? Not anymore: The game has changed. Real estate disposition now requires new techniques to drive values and timely sales.

Post date: Sunday, February 01, 2009
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Prof. Jack F. Williams

The House Judiciary Committee approved an amendment in the nature of a substitute for H.R.

Post date: Friday, August 01, 2008

A circuit split. State vs. estate. Textualism vs. pragmatism. Despite its promise, this year's Supreme Court Bankruptcy Code interpretation bout- Florida Dept. of Revenue v. Piccadilly Cafeterias Inc., 128 S.Ct. 2326 (2008)- was relatively dull. Pragmatism entered the ring disoriented and nervous, and was quickly k.o.'ed by textualism and the certainty of taxes.

Post date: Friday, August 01, 2008

In the past, a chapter 11 debtor's counsel might have opted to take advantage of a sale of assets under §363 of the Bankruptcy Code to avoid the delays and uncertainties of the plan confirmation process.  On June 16, 2008, the U.S. Supreme Court in Florida Dept. of Revenue v.

Post date: Monday, May 05, 2008

For many businesses that operate in shopping centers, industrial complexes, office buildings or other leased property, nonresidential real property leases are often among the “crown jewels” of the company’s assets.

Post date: Friday, February 01, 2008

In Kelo vs City of New London,[1] the Supreme Court, by the barest of majorities, upheld the constitutionality of a condemnation of private property for the purpose of conveying it to another private party, as p

Post date: Thursday, November 01, 2007
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Chester B. Salomon

This article discusses the issues and opportunities for brokers and their customers when bankruptcy or its specter intervene in a home sale.


Mr. Evan T. Miller
Bayard, P.A.
Wilmington, DE
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Underwood Murray PA
Tampa, FL
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Ms. Erin A. West
Communications Manager
Godfrey & Kahn, S.C.
Madison, WI
(608) 284-2277

Mr. David E. Levy
Education Director
Keen-Summit Capital Partners & Summit Investment Management
Chicago, IL

Mr. Charles A. Malloy
Newsletter Editor
Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer LLP
Washington, DC
(202) 942-5926

Ms. Katharine B. Clark
Special Projects Leader
Thompson Coburn LLP
Dallas, TX
(972) 629-7100

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