To amend title 28, United States Code, to modify venue requirements relating to bankruptcy proceedings.
The justices recognized the practical effects of the decision they will make on Puerto Rico and precedent that could undermine the governance of territories and Washington, D.C.
The lawyer whose waiver led to Wellness International avoided malpractice by the skin of his teeth.
Florida case raises the question of whether the Supreme Court will eventually give bankruptcy a general exemption from arbitration, or an exemption only for core proceedings.
W.R. Grace makes more law on channeling injunctions.
Seventh Circuit splits with other circuits on basis for jurisdiction to determine the amount of a tax.
‘Conceivable effect’ test for ‘related to’ jurisdiction continues to apply to liquidating trusts after confirmation of a chapter 11 plan.
Defendants in lawsuits by Lehman Brothers are stuck in bankruptcy court until the cases are ready for a jury trial.