The outcome of first day motions can have a huge impact on how a bankruptcy case gets decided. Read about some of the most common matters to consider.
From a 2015 session at the Detroit Consumer Bankruptcy Conference, a comprehensive overview of debt collect...
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This introduction to consumer bankruptcy, excerpted from ABI's recent book, covers the basic structure and key points of a consumer debtor case.
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The debtor and potential bidders must consider many issues prior to commencing or participating in §363 sales. Here’s a comprehensive guide to the most important factors to consider.
Doing a great forensic fraud analysis is meaningless unless the findings are reported effectively. Learn from the pros how to do it right the first time.
Last year saw the most major restaurant chains closing since the recession. An expert panel offers some reasons why.
An excerpt from ABI Health Care Insolvency Manual detailing the purchase or sale of a troubled health care company.
Oil and gas companies have seen some of the highest rates of restructuring in the past several years. Several commentators discuss the outlook for the industry.
From a 2015 session at the Detroit Consumer Bankruptcy Conference, a comprehensive overview of debt collection practices.
Nine questions and nine honest answers from bankruptcy judges around the country, from pet peeves to “worst objections.”
Absent clear contractual language, disputes can develop over the amount of compensation that financial professionals are entitled to during a credit bidding procedure.
Given the potential value of fraudulent conveyance claims, an often-litigated issue is who has the standing (or ability) to bring the litigation.
Mediation won't resolve all bankruptcy-related conflicts, but sometimes it can be the right tool to get the best outcome for everyone involved.
What is the mechanism and manner by which the debtor’s counsel can be paid all or a portion of their fees in a case converted from chapter 13 to chapter 7?
Understanding the role of the Foreign Representative is the key to a successful Chapter 15 case.