February 28, 2001  

Daily Bankruptcy News

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Power Utilities:

Calif Gov. Davis Sees PG&E Pwr Grid Pact In 2 To 3 Weeks
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Pact With PG&E Eluding Governor
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Fitch Views SCE Transmission Sale Favorably
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Calif. regulators to mull halting PG&E, Edison layoffs
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PG&E Declines Comment On Status Of Power Grid Sale Talks
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Mirant Corp. To Move 1,000 MW In Power Pacts To Calif DWR
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Bush administration open to Calif utility plan-Davis
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Davis courts DOE support for grid buy
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Bankruptcy Reform:

Consumer Groups Assail Bankruptcy Bill
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Foes of Bankruptcy Bill Point Finger at Credit Card Issuers
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House May Consider Ch. 12 Extension Today And Bankruptcy Reform Measure On Thursday
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House Rules Committee Meeting Today On Bankruptcy Reform
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Two Weeks Before Plan Due, Iowa's AccessAir Shuts Down
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Coram Provides Bankruptcy Update
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Tigers Put on the Debt Swap Block
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Deutsche Tele shareholders sue company chiefs
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Dotcoms:

EToys files for bankruptcy, fire sale of assets looms

Lack of advertising costing Internet jobs
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  PGBC Taking Over Outboard Marine Pension Plan
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Montgomery Ward:

Kimco leads Montgomery Ward auction
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Ward Workers Get Smaller Severance
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Medical Resources Completes Chap 11 Proceedings
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TWA:

With Deadline Fast Approaching, American's Bid the Only One for TWA
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Little-Known Investor To Bid for TWA
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U.S. DOT to review big airline merger plans
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Credentials Shaky for TWA Mystery Bidders
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American weighs last-minute details in TWA bid
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Safety-Kleen Seeks Court OK To Sell Property, Equipment
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Chapter 11 statutory amounts increase effective April 1, 2001
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Phenix Biocomposites Files Ch. 11
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Armstrong World Seeks 6 More Months Of Ch11 Plan Exclusivity
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Bankruptcy Filings Are Down
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Twin Cities: Mack bankruptcy draws attention of shareholders, others
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Privacy battle looms online

Loans cost minorities more
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Attorney's license revoked for taking money without filing bankruptcies
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Texas: Nursing homes facing bankruptcy may sue state over low payments
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New Bankruptcy Opinions
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Finova:

Finova Group Unit Gets $6 Billion Loan Pact
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Finova to file Chapter 11 bankruptcy in near future
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Buffett rescues Finova

Berkshire Hathaway, Leucadia Expected to Gain Control of Finova
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US Interactive: Nasdaq To Delist Securities
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Alaskan lumber company Gateway Forest Products crashes
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Restructuring . . .

Thomson to focus on software, data
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Buy.com expected to lay off 100 workers Wednesday
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McKesson restructures IT unit again
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Worldspan reportedly will trim 5% of staff
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Japan:

BOJ cuts rates on weak economy, deflation fears
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Japan scores 2nd failure of listed firm in a week
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The Shakeout Could Well Be Coming -- Really
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Australia:

Bankrupt Barristers: Secrecy laws tie Tax Office's hands

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Korea:

HEC creditors swoop and demand equity swap

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