January 17, 2012

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Law:

Cadwalader Loses Bid to End Suit by Nomura Over Loan Advice
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How Much Money Can You Make at a Small Law Firm?
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A New Law Firm With 161 Years of Experience
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Deutsche Bank, News Corp., Samsung, Barclays in Court News
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Mortgage Probe, Roche, Dow, Sabre, MBIA-BofA in Court News
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Kindler Disses Alma Mater Cravath
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Fun Fact of the Day: Lawyers and the One Percent
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First Thing We Do, Let's Kill All the Law Schools
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Law Schools: Working for free and class bias
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Ave Maria School of Law Student Accused of Attempted Murder
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Cruise Company Blames Captain --- Cruise ship victims can't use U.S. courts-experts --- Why Navigation Can 'Fail' And Other Cruise Ship Questions --- Rescue Workers Search for Ship Survivors --- Carnival and cruise sector count cost of disaster
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"The Good Wife" - Both Will, Alicia could lose their license
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A Practical Guide to Negotiation
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Tacky Lawyer Video Du Jour: Bully Lawyer
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"Then he turned to the meat cleaver"
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Judges:

Claim: Clinton offered Baron seat on Supreme Court
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Wall Street:

U.S. stock futures rally on China growth data
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Asian Markets Are Surging, US Futures Are Rallying, The Euro Is Up
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Morgan Stanley Said to Limit Cash Bonuses, Increase Deferrals --- Cash Bonuses Will Be Capped At $125k
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It's Bonus Week for Bankers in Hong Kong
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Bonus Season: Are the Fat Cats Getting Thinner?
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Layoffs:

Actually, RBS Might Not Have To Lay Off Those 3,500 Bankers
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13 Ways The Recession Has Changed How Millennials View Work
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This could be year overworked employees walk
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Why employers say they can't find workers
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National and State by State Unemployment Rates
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Animated Map of Unemployment
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Politics:

Scott Brown, Elizabeth Warren , call for Super PAC cease fire --- Cripple Attack Ad Industry :)
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Romney rules out future bank bail-outs
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GOP Race Intensifies
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Casino Owner Gingrich Gift Shreds Court Logic
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Corporate Reform:

Consumer bureau's jobs No. 1, 2 and 3
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Fraud:

Olympus sues 5 auditors seeking up to 1 billion yen --- Probe finds auditors responsible for losses, but not accounting firms --- Corporate Japan: woeful lack of outside directors
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Olympus external auditors 'not responsible' for losses
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Stanford victims still waiting for compensation after three years
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Stanford attorneys file another motion to delay trial
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Miss America's Father Was Part of a $6.3 Million Ponzi Scheme
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Autos:

More Than 100 Cars From Saab Museum Listed In Bankruptcy Sale
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Saab Owners Fight to Save Brand
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Religion:

Bankruptcy trustees, attorney grill abbey's leader
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KC Diocese Spends over a Million on Sex Abuse Cases
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Archdiocese waited years before reporting priests, prosecutors say
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Banking:

Analysts Backpedal on US Bank Outlook
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Education:

For-profits vs not-for-profits
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Mitt Romney botches basic facts about the for-profit education industry
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Municipalities:

10 worst states to retire in
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Economy:

Debt-Limit Debate Returns to Congress as Budget Decisions Wait
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Economist Spiced Forecasts With Wit
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Do Unions Kill Prosperity? Not So Much, It Seems. Actually, QTC.
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American Capitalism: Profit, But Fairly
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Apocalypse How? Dire 2012 Forecasts: Pessimistic Prognosticators
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The rich worry about the deficit, poor people worry about jobs, poll says
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MLK, Economic Inequality And The Presidential Race
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Economic Stress Map
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Economy Tracker Map
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US Debt Clock
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Real Estate:

In This Foreclosure Fracas, There Are No Winners
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US Housing Most Affordable Since 1965
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Outstanding mortgage buyback claims double at Chase in 2011
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RE/MAX finds unexpected jump in December home sales
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More failed HAMP trials end in foreclosure
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Chase's Jamie Dimon: Housing at Bottom
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Could an increase in bankruptcy sales change the game?
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GOP Congressmen Named On 'Friends Of Angelo' List
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PMI To Lay Off 155 Employees
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Everyone and No One Is In Charge Of Fixing The Housing Crisis
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Some Bullish Housing Forecasts for 2012
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MERS, the law, and the State
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Housing market is great for foreign investors
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Aviation:

In bankruptcy , AMR suddenly becomes hot topic
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AMR takeover could put alliances in doubt
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JetBlue CEO: American Airlines bankruptcy part of the 'evolution' of aviation industry
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Photography:

Kodak Bankruptcy : Musings On The Digital-Analog Divide
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Despite Long Slide by Kodak , Company Town Avoids Decay
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Alternative Energy:

Ga. failure not the only ethanol misadventure
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Group spends $6 million linking Obama to Solyndra in ad
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House panel seeks more Solyndra documents
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Solyndra bonus angers House Republicans
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Celebs:

Bank foreclosing on O.J. Simpson's house
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Food/Beverage:

Hostess' labor woes starting to Sno-Ball
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Tax:

CME Members May Have Underreported Taxable Income, IRS Says
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IRS Comments On Lien- and Levy-Related Issues In Due Process Cases
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MF Global:

Neil Barofsky on the Lessons of MF Global
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Photography:

Kodak Prepares for Chapter 11 Filing
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Shipping:

Baltic dry index poised to hit three-year low
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Junk Debt:

Investors No Longer Speculative of Junk Debt
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Retailing:

Can Sears Be Saved?
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Drop in US Retail Sales Forecast
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UK retailer Peacocks faces administration
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New Bankruptcy Opinions
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Bankruptcy Court Web/Pacer Site Directory

Chapter 7, 12 & 13 Private Trustee Locator
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Recent Ch. 11 Filings
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Bankruptcy Code - Prior BK Codes - Bankruptcy Rules
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UCLA-LoPucki Bankruptcy Research Database
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Bankruptcy Jobs:

(1)- (2)- (3)- (4)- (5)- (6)- (7)- (8)- (9)- (10)
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Seminars - (Contact us to list your seminar)

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Bankruptcy Statistics:

Fort Worth-area bankruptcy filings fell 14 percent last year
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Interactive Bankruptcy Statistics Map
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Quasi-Sovereigns:

Bankruptcy, Backwards
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UK:

How Long Until People Start Freaking Out About Great Britain?
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Northern Ireland Bankruptcy Soars
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The British Prime Minister Decided Taxpayers Shouldn't Buy The Queen A $90 Million Yacht For Her 60th Anniversary
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Britain's Past Times appoints administrators
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The high street is hell – but the insolvency trade's booming
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Appointment of Administrators - 16 January 2012
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Insolvencies are growing - here's how you could profit
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EU:

What S&P's Downgrades Mean for the Euro's Future
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S&P downgrades euro zone rescue fund, Greece pressured
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Euro will not break up, says EU bailout fund chief
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Euro Officials Say EFSF Has Enough Funds After Downgrade
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ECB chief slams credit rating agencies
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Europe is in a "very grave" situation, Draghi says
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Europe Can't Catch a Break
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PIMCO boss calls for restructuring of ECB-held debt too
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The half-life of European debt
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German Investor Confidence Jumps as Crisis Seen Ebbing
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PIIGS:

Greek default fears grow as talks stall --- S&P expects Greece to default soon --- Creditors bridle at demands, raising default fears --- Sound and fury of Greece's creditors --- Braces for troika visit --- Greece dispatches officials to US, default fears grow --- Greece confident it can solve bailout impasse ahead of debt inspectors' return --- Yet More Problems in Greece
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Greece Prepares General Strike in Complicated Week --- Strike against austerity as EU, IMF visit
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Greece's long awaited port privatization has been stalled
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More Thoughts on the Greece's PSI --- All sides hoping for a swift PSI deal
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PIMCO chief: 50% Greek haircut is not enough
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Most Greek firms planning layoffs
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Why Greece Doesn't Tell the Germans to Piss Off
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Former Irish Billionaire Sean Quinn Declared Bankrupt --- Bankruptcy keeps Ireland's Quinn out of business --- 'I will never create another job' --- Quinn says IBRC has vendetta against him --- Seán Quinn's family faces bankruptcy hearings next month
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Lawyers surprised at McFeely's UK bankruptcy
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ie: Debt burdens have led to disturbing rise in depression
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ie: Forum shopping becomes a worrying development
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Drumm's bankruptcy challenge shot down
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One-third of Italians want to return to the lira
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Portugal's grey economy grows amid austerity
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Portuguese 10-year yields hit record
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Spain Clears Short Term Debt Test, Bigger Hurdle Looms
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Spanish lawmakers OK $11.5 billion austerity deal
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Asia:

S&P TO ASIA: You're Next
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Hungary:

Forint May Drop to Record on Hungary IMF Tactic, SocGen Says
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France:

Presidential hopefuls cash in on France AAA loss
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French president says S&P credit downgrade will change nothing
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French Borrowing Costs Drop as Investors Shrug Off Downgrade
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Japan:

Japan: not enough creative destruction
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New Fukushima Probe Leader Vows to Dig Deeper Into Japan Nuclear Disaster --- Fukushima Probe No. 3 Gives Taste of Confrontations to Come
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China:

China's growth ebbs in final quarter of 2011 --- GDP Growth Slowed To 8.9% In The Fourth Quarter
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European Hedge Funds Line Up Bets on China Downturn
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