March 19, 2001  

Daily Bankruptcy News

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Power Utilities:

Out Takes To Terminate Pacific Gas & Electric Pact
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SoCal Edison says ready to fight any forced bankruptcy
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Tiny Wind Farm Could Push Edison Into Bankruptcy
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Edison International: Cash Stream Woes Stymie Calif Power Solution
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Gas Co.'s Success Opens Debate
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Utility.com turns out the lights
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Calif Power-Line Deal Will ``Never See Light Of Day'
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PG&E unit says defers payment as crisis deepens
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Giant Calif. utility gets cash lifeline
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Gov't to Power Cos.: Justify Prices
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Dimming in the Golden State? Bankruptcy Risk Rising
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PG&E - Utility unit plans to make commercial paper payment
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Feds see gouging in California
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Creditors Threaten Utilities' Finances / Suppliers try to force Edison into bankruptcy  

SoCal Edged Near Bankruptcy
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Edison, PG&E Shares Slide After Supplier Pushes Bankruptcy Petition
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Fruit Of The Loom:

Fruit of the Loom plan faces opposition
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Fruit of the Loom needs $425 mln exit funding-papers
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Paul Harris: end of an era
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Babcock & Wilcox Files Chapter 11 Plan, Asbestos Trust
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Telecoms:

Telecom firm RSL Com files for bankruptcy; to lay off 137
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St. Louis: Maverix.net bankruptcy lists 20 plus local creditors - The company owes Williams Communications
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Squeezing water out of a rock - Bad for most, good for IDT
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Telecom/Internet Financing: Companies grew together, fall together
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MCI Takes Control Of Calling Card Company PT-1 Due To Star Telecommunications' Bankruptcy
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Wilkinson:

Creditors question ex-gov Wilkinson about bankruptcy
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Ex-gov Wilkinson takes questions from creditors
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Farmers' Co-op:

Firm seeks sellers of 'priority' grain claims
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Bankruptcy Judge Delays Sale of Lawrence, Kan.-Based Co-Op's Assets
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Portland, OR: Couch Street's creditors to force bankruptcy question
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  Bankruptcy Reform:

Bankruptcy reform bill sparks fears
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The Senate Bill
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Q&A About Bankruptcy Legislation
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Senate Bill Amendments Summary
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Bankruptcy Law Living On Borrowed Time
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Corporate Power in Overdrive
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Bankruptcy Mischief
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The plague of plastic
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As Bankruptcy Bill Passes Senate, Washington Awash in Talk of Money
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Reforms Could Make Survival Tougher for Troubled Firms
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Bankruptcy battle offers few heroes
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Senate OKs bankruptcy overhaul Critics say limiting debt discharge hurts women, lower-income families
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Congress, president side with banks, not consumers
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Experts query change on debt - Bankruptcy switch may not work well
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2 views of tough credit reform
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New bankruptcy law may be moot
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Bankruptcy Bill Might Not Have Desired Effect
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Senate approves limits on dot-com database sales by bankrupt companies
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For Some, Bankruptcy Was Key to New Life
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When politics looks like bribery
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Personal Bankruptcy: Credit card marketing irresponsible
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Bankruptcy reform: Is something wrong?
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Bankruptcy changes for industry, not individuals
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Lloyd's Cheers Senate on Cutting Provision From Reform Bill
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Some doubt bankruptcy changes will work
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Bankruptcy reform measure aims to increase accountability - Senate, House differences will be negotiated in conference committee
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Choosing Credit Counseling Firms
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NACM Celebrates Passage of Bankruptcy Bill; Most Sweeping Overhaul of Bankruptcy Legislation in 20 Years
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Kate Snow: Significant changes in bankruptcy law
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Is Bankruptcy the Right Course for You to Take?
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Public Must Have the Same Access to Court Documents Electronically As on Paper, NAA's Sturm Tells Judicial Panel
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State Attorneys General Compromise on Privacy
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Boston: Chapter 11 means end of the road for PrimeStreet
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Service Merchandise selling Cool Springs land, headquarters
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New Bankruptcy Opinions
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TWA:

Justice Dept. Clears TWA Airline Merger
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Trans World Airlines Files Motion To Modify Labor Pacts
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Icahn's LV ticketing company cutting jobs due to TWA ruling
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Paradigm4 delays bankruptcy filing
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Bankruptcies rise rapidly in January
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Economy:

U.S. Personal Debt a Factor in Slowdown
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Annual Credit Card Survey - Consumer Action News
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Dotcoms:

After the dot-com bombs: Lessons in bankruptcy law
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Analysts left high and dry as Amazon chokes
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Privacy Advocates Question Bankrupt Voter.com's Subscriber List Sale
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Job hunt is on for real as Jobs.com files Chapter 11
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SOMA Rents Coming Back Down to Size

Savings, houses on line in high-tech meltdown
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Custom Shop:

Custom Shop closes, files bankruptcy
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Curtain closes on custom clothier
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Lids:

Lids Corp. Wants To Sell Its Assets
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Debtors Who Have Benefited From Generous Florida Homestead Law
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Creditors seek liquidation for TidePoint

Washington Group:

Tensions High in Raytheon, Washington Group Deal
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Washington Group Blames Liquidity Problems in Delay of Annual Report
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Developers worried about too few shoppers and too many stores
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Just Toys Unable To Pay Obligations On Current Basis
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Quintus Announces Schedule for Asset Purchase Sale
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High-tech sign maker Saco files for bankruptcy protection
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For a Fee, Consumers Will Be Able to View Previously "Secret" Credit Scores Online
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Nightmare is over for Donahue Securities planners
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Potato glut is sending growers into bankruptcy

Bankrupt Strouds to sell business to management for $39.5 million
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Kansas City: PVI letter says bank has seized company assets
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