March 1, 2001  

Daily Bankruptcy News

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Power Utilities:

Energy Crisis Tests PG&E, FERC's Mettle
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Governor Renews Criticism of Regulators
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Calif Gov: Pwr-Line Deal With Edison Seen Signed In 1 Mo
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Calpine signs $8.3 bln power deal with Calif. agency
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Davis expects PG&E agreement
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Turbines Could Ease Power Problems
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The Cold Fusion Files
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California DRW takes over Mirant power contracts
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Six Charged With Money Laundering, Bankruptcy Fraud in Connection with Large-Scale Off Shore Illegal Trust Program Based in Costa Rica
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Amazon:

Amazon Shares Continue to Slide Amid Technology Decline
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Market's Focus Sharpens On Amazon.com's Suppliers
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Amazon Denies Bankruptcy Rumors, Stock Tumbles
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Analysts Talk Credit Crunch at Amazon
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Battered by Bankruptcy Talk
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Economy:

Economy Slowed to Weakest Growth in More Than Five Years
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Greenspan: Economy's Growth Is at Risk
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Greenspan: Economy May Need Some Tweaking
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Greenspan Says Slowdown Not Over Yet
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Economy Grows at Only 1.1 Pct. Rate
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Kansas: Official blasts state investment in bankrupt Oread
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Bankruptcy Court Approves Sale of Colorado Daily
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Kevco, Inc. Completes Sale of Design Components Division and Plans to File Motion With Bankruptcy Court to Sell Its Wood Components Division
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Service Merchandise Receives Approval to Extend Exclusivity Period through January 2002
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Yorn facing 10 counts of fraud in suit by Giacchetto bankrptcy trustee
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Computer Learning Centers liquidating assets
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Dotcoms:

LetsBuyIt.com Back From E-Tailer Funding Misery
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Lingering Debt Is Warning Signal
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  Bankruptcy Reform:

Senate Panel Clears Bankruptcy Overhaul
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House Passes Bill to Extend Special Bankruptcy Protection to Farmers
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House floor amendments
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Follow The Money: Companies Boost Political Donations As Reform Efforts Increase
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Foes of Bankruptcy Bill Point Finger at Credit Card Issuers
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Bankruptcy overhaul legislation going before House
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Follow the money: Donations rise ahead of bankruptcy reform
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National Women's Law Center Calls on Congress to Reject Harsh Bankruptcy Bill
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Senate Judiciary Committee begins markup, puts off controversial issues until today
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Senate Democrats Stall Bankruptcy Bill
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Finova:

Finova to pay 9 percent interest on Berkshire, Leucadia loan
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Finova Group Expects Co., Finova Captl,Units To File Ch. 11
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8-K
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GBC Bancorp Owns $15 Million Face Value Finova Capital Corp
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Finova Credit Deal Requires Ch 11 Filing By March 8
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FINOVA Capital Corp.'s Senior Debt Lowered To `DD'
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TWA:

TWA Receives Bids from American Airlines, Jet Acquisitions, Galileo
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TWA union objects to merger with American
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Investor Group Tops American Bid for TWA
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Will the real TWA bidders please step forward?
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Surprise TWA bid emerges; Galileo wants to gain travel stake, and merge
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Bids offered for Trans World Airlines
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AMR, Jet Acquisitions submit bids for TWA
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TWA Pilots Favor American in Bankruptcy Bids
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Bids for TWA Due
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With TWA going, Rams to seek new title sponsor for dome
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Citibank, Others Cited in New Money Laudering Probe
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SEC Sues Ex-Cendant Executives for 'Massive' Fraud
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New Bankruptcy Opinions
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US Office Products nears Mail Boxes sale
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Anna Nicole:

Closing arguments begin in Marshall-Smith probate trial
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Lawyer: Texas Tycoon Who Married Smith Had Dementia
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Lawyer: Billionaire wracked with guilt - Says Marshall didn't want to betray friend
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In re Marshall
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IronBridge to file for bankruptcy protection
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Evergreen:

Court issues Evergreen injunction
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Bankruptcy judge puts hold on Evergreen's assets, records
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DIMAC Completes Reorganization Emerges From Chapter 11
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Steel:

U.S. Loses WTO Steel Case
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ASX could push for a bigger BridgeDFS stake

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Montgomery Ward:

Kimco In Final Bid For Montgomery Ward Property Rights
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Maryland group can buy Ward complex
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Woman gets probation for bankruptcy petition preparation work
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Wired Future for Courtrooms
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Restructuring . . .

Deckchair folds up 25 per cent of workforce
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Gateway Reduces Profit Outlook, Eyes Store Closings, Cutbacks
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More Pink Slips at Webvan
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Walmart.com to Lay Off 10 Percent
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Buy.com Plans Another Round of Job Cuts
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Japan:

Japan securitization market to grow 20-40% in 2001: Moody's
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Canada:

Edmonton: Noodle firm stirs from bankruptcy soup
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Australia:

Bankrupt lawyers will have to fight for right to practise

Keeping ahead of bankrupts more than a matter of trusts

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