October 18, 2007
Daily Bankruptcy News
Bad Choices Dog Weiss in Milberg Probe
Democrats Have Lucrative Links to Milberg
Law Firm's Gifts Bring Questions After Guilty Pleas
Controversial BigLaw Clients: 'Vulture Funds'
Death Spiral of Renowned Toronto Firm
Law & Order Comes to Kirkland & Ellis
Cutting-edge venture to rate elite law firms' brand value
Jurists Say Minority Clerk Recruitment Foiled by Firms That Pay Bigger Bucks
Just Doing It: Reasons to Quit Big Law
An S&C Bonsai Beauty Pageant!
The Latest in the Contempt Case Against Dickie Scruggs
Claims Proceed Against Law Firm Over Sept. 11 Payout
Good Law Firms Turning Virtual
America's Next Top Model: A University of Miami 1L?
Most Law Firms Are Underpriced
Sellout or Saint? Those Arent' the Only Options
A Game Plan for Survival
Eversheds plans layoffs
Layoff Watch: Are the K&E 'Layoffs' in the Eye of the Beholder?
Layoff Watch: Latham & Watkins
Lawmakers Pay Their Lawyers With Your Campaign Dollars
Nixon Peabody to launch in London
Diversity Expert: Change Legal Hiring System
Jerks Confronted at Perkins Coie, Duane Morris
Reed Smith Partner Rides Management Track
Housing Starts Decline to 14-Year Low
A stiff price for loans gone bad
SEC probing Countrywide CEO stock sales
About To Be Unsettled By Resets
Whitlatch & Co. goes Chapter 11
Burned by Real Estate, Some Just Walk Away
Is Levitt headed for bankruptcy?
Treasuries Rally Most in Five Weeks on Housing, Credit Weakness
Home sellers getting stuck in Foxtons' bind
Swank West Texas resort to be sold at auction
ResCap cutting 3,000 jobs
S&P downgrades $23.4 billion of 2007 sub-prime, Alt-A mortgage debt
Company Debt Risk Rises Most in Seven Weeks on Housing Slump
Washington Mutual's Profit Falls on Bad Mortgages
A Profit Shrivels Amid the Mortgage Meltdown
South Florida Housing Slump Continues
GMAC Mortgage Unit To Cut 3,000 Jobs
Thornburg Braces for Tough Times Ahead
Reverend Jesse Jackson Talks Foreclosures
The Subprime Blame Game: Where Were the Realtors?
Accountants Seek Separate Qwest Trial
Pay disclosure rules lead to fewer executive perks
SEC Tells Marvell, Exec to Expect Suits
Bonus on way for GM workers
No speedy UAW vote on Chrysler contract
Chrysler executives signaled several models may be dropped and the number of dealers may be cut in the next year under a new strategy.
Fed fears housing slump spreading to key US sectors
Warren: How Many Pizzas Do You Earn?
Has the Crunch Filtered Down to Consumers?
Recession Risks Grow in US: IMF
IMF Predicts Global Economy to Slow
Credit problems cutting economic growth as energy costs and inflation add to stress: economist
American Airlines parent posts biggest 3Q profit since 2000
Airlines may never fly right on customer service, experts warn
Aspen jet company selling all its assets
Juliaetta man facing bankruptcy fraud charges
The Garbage King vs. the Hedge Fund
Cheyne Finance SIV May Not Be Able to Pay Debts, Receiver Says
Sex, lies and trading -- the bizarre SAC story
Avado Gets Court OK to Auction Assets
Residents Rally To Keep Brooklyn Hospital Open
Bankruptcies of health-care-related businesses are on the rise
Hospital needs doctors' help
Room for Health Care Debt Sales Growth
Community funds sought to pick up Kessler's pieces
UnitedHealth Posts 15% Rise in Net
Insurers in Lords asbestos victory
'Cruel injustice' of axed asbestos pay-outs
Fen-phen lawyers seek new trial venue
Ready or Not, Here Comes Fair Value
Are independent auditors tough enough?
Bankruptcy law reform isn't much help to Tennessee
Delegation of Authority
BAPCPA The "New" Bankruptcy Law: A Mean Law
Farm Debtors Fare Better in Bankruptcy After BAPCPA
Bankruptcy Reform - What predictions have come true?
Bankruptcy - Two Years Later
Bank of America Q3 net income plunges 32 pct
New Bankruptcy Opinions
Chapter 7, 12 & 13 Private Trustee Locator
Recent Ch. 11 Filings
Pushing Colleges to Limit Credit Offers to Students
Michael Vick sued by Wachovia Bank
State Street Is Sued Over Fund Losses
Calpine bankruptcy trustee balks at costs
Movie Gallery Auditor Probes Accounting
Peanut Gallery at Movie Gallery
CA Tax Scofflaw List Prompts Some to Pay
Turnaround firms benefit from more failing companies in 2008
JPMorgan Not Out Of The Woods Yet
Morgan Stanley Cuts 300 Jobs in Securities Division
BoNY to Transfer Accounts to Sentinel
UK house market is 'heading for crash'
Misery for the over-extended and over-indebted
BBC to lose thousands of jobs
IVA market 'will restructure' following crunch
Is Northern Rock ready for Virgin's rock 'n' roll image?
Top QCs enter fray on Northern Rock
Canada's Economy to Slow Amid Turmoil, IMF Predicts
Thow engaged in "callous and audacious frauds"
IMF warns Aust Govt to limit spending
Creditors Of Australia's Evans & Tate To Decide Fate Of Group
Rosneft paid back $9.8B from Yukos
Paradise recedes in textile boomtown