November 5, 2012

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Law:

Snapshot: Frank Merola
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For Law Firms in Lower Manhattan, a Difficult Week Comes to a Close --- After the Superstorm
(DBN)

In The Aftermath Of Disaster, The Scam Artists Come Out
(DBN)

Post-Sandy, In-House Counsel Plan Ahead for the Next Storm
(DBN)

New York Suspends Statutes of Limitations in Wake of Hurricane Sandy
(DBN)

Munger, Debevoise, Morgan Lewis, Jones Day: Business of Law
(DBN)

Ashurst joins top firms in hiking pro bono incentives
(DBN)

White & Case eyes Ireland and Poland for legal support centre
(DBN)

Former Dewey Partner's Fraud Suit Moved From California to New York
(DBN)

If Partners Really Have Souls, Bonuses Will Be Early This Year
(DBN)

America's Best Law Firms 2013
(DBN)

Munger, Debevoise Advise as Berkshire Goes Shopping for Oriental Trading
(DBN)

Patton Boggs at 50
(DBN)

Legal Jobs Report: October --- U.S. legal sector gained 600 jobs in October
(DBN)

Growth is Dead: Part 9-Future Models
(DBN)

What's Next for Law Industry? --- Reality Check for Law Firm Associates
(DBN)

With costs up and partnerships shrinking, the old-fashioned capital call may be poised for a resurgence
(DBN)

Why Partnerships Reward Partner Hours
(DBN)

Demand for legal services drops for second straight quarter
(DBN)

The Legal Job Market IS as Bad as It Seems
(DBN)

Why Unemployed Law Graduates Should Ignore The Trend To Go Out On The Street And Hustle For a Job
(DBN)

Judge Narrows Ex-Ropes Associate's Bias Claims Against Firm
(DBN)

What In-Housers Want From Outside Counsel
(DBN)

Bar associations offer free assistance to storm victims
(DBN)

A Commendable (and Courageous)Comment Award
(DBN)

From Biglaw to Boutique: Get Off My Lawn!
(DBN)

Law Firm Email Newsletters Are Not Worthless
(DBN)

Some Staff Protest Bay Street Firm’s New Finger Scan ID Plan, Ask Why It Doesn’t Apply to Lawyers
(DBN)

Tips for In-House Counsel To Get the Most out of Pitch Meetings
(DBN)

Utah AG Takes Stand re Unpaid $5.6M Judgment, Expresses Relief at Not Being Jailed
(DBN)

Lawyer Sues Ex-Firm and Law Partner for Alleged Claims About Unsolved Murder, Bombing
(DBN)

One Of These Conservatives Could Be Attorney General If Romney Wins
(DBN)

UC Hastings Grad and Would-Be San Francisco Politician Faces Allegations
(DBN)

Will law school students have jobs after they graduate?
(DBN)

NYU Law Students Can Blame Sandy (And The ABA)For Their Super-Long Classes
(DBN)

Law School Transparency: Signs of progress
(DBN)

Law School by the Numbers: 300K Additional Law Grads by 2020; 73K New Jobs Forecast for Decade
(DBN)

This Southern California law school is the worst in the country
(DBN)

Full list of those who passed New York bar exam released
(DBN)

Nearly Half Of The People Who Took The Michigan Bar Exam Completely Bombed
(DBN)

Public Interest Lawyer Salaries Start at Less Than $50K
(DBN)

Bonus Unhappiness Relative: Investment bankers exiting w/o Plan B
(DBN)

The First 11 Apps You Have To Download On Your iPad Mini
(DBN)

Lawyer iPad Stories
(DBN)

The Types Of Punishments In Tribal Law Are Simply Inhuman
(DBN)

Politics Gangnam Style, Or Why Lawyers Shouldn’t Dance
(DBN)

Lawyerly Lairs: A Castle Fit For A King (& Spalding Partner)
(DBN)

The case of two lawyers who spent their entire fortune on a custody battle
(DBN)

Lawyer stripped of license for beating client with bat
(DBN)

Nefarious Attempt On My Life Of The Day: You Get More Flies With Honey…
(DBN)

Gambling Ring Took Big Bets On Pee Wee Sports
(DBN)

Lawyer is left shaken after becoming victim of sick threats
(DBN)

‘Fugitive’ Texas PI Lawyer Jailed on Bench Warrant in NM Civil Consumer Case; Bail Set at $1M Cash
(DBN)

Judge Orders Newspaper to ID Claimed Juror Who Commented Online During Trial Over Attorney’s Murder
(DBN)

Apple blocks Siri's pros-finder function
(DBN)

Law Firm Logo Of The Week
(DBN)

Obsessed man breaks into love interest's apartment, demands . . .
(DBN)

Marine in Tutu Beat Up A Disabled Vet After Mistaking His Wheelchair For A Halloween Costume
(DBN)

Halloween brawl inside restaurant goes viral
(DBN)

Smugglers’ Jeep fails to leap over US border fence
(DBN)

When Choosing A Bank To Rob, Avoid The One Where Everyone Is Packing
(DBN)

Truck found loaded with 500 cats believed restaurant-bound
(DBN)

Obama Has Granted Clemency More Rarely Than Any Modern President
(DBN)

Say What?!
(DBN)

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Judges:

Manhattan federal court to reopen Monday
(DBN)

Jury Convicts Former Tenn. Judge of Lying to Cover Up Prescription Drug Conspiracy
(DBN)

Ginsburg Named One of Glamour Magazine’s ‘Women of the Year 2012’ --- The Supreme Force
(DBN)

Jay-Z Cited In Judicial Opinion: Funny Story Or Excuse To Be Racist?
(DBN)

‘I’m not paranoid,’ says judge who claims secret cases name her
(DBN)

2 top Texas judges on ballot fighting ethics fines
(DBN)

Judge Sanctioned For Seeking Defendant's Vote
(DBN)

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Wall Street:

US Stock Futures Are Little Changed
(DBN)

Markets Are Getting Whacked In Europe
(DBN)

Goldman Sachs Partner List Drops 31 Since February, Filing Shows
(DBN)

10 Things You Need To Know Before The Opening Bell
(DBN)

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Layoffs:

Job Growth Lifted By Consumers Ignoring Fiscal Cliff, But Pay Dips
(DBN)

Why More Aren't Looking for Work
(DBN)

Private Sector: Scariest Jobs Chart Ever
(DBN)

Which Industry Is Really Creating The Jobs Of The Future
(DBN)

What Is Really Happening With Employment?
(DBN)

The bad jobs news: "the gigantic, overlooked underclass of long-term unemployed workers"
(DBN - NY Times - Paywall Limit Possible)

National and State by State Unemployment Rates
(DBN)

Animated Map of Unemployment
(DBN)

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Agriculture:

Defunct North Dakota oilseed plant being sold at auction
(DBN)

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Retailing:

Vann's Electronics and Appliance Store Sold --- Bankruptcy judge approves sale of Vann's stores to Texas company
(DBN)

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Apparel:

Liquidation looms over Bakers Footwear
(DBN)

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Credit/Debit Cards:

Hundreds of US retailers balk at $7.2 billion card- fee pact
(DBN)

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Finance:

The Junk Is Back in Junk Bonds
(DBN)

Arcapita Lines Up $100 Million Bankruptcy Loan From Fortress
(DBN)

Ally (GMAC)Returns to Profit
(DBN)

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Aviation:

American-US Airways merger proposal expected to come soon
(DBN)

APA board goes home without a deal with American Airlines --- Pilot negotiators hope to have contract with American Airlines this week --- American Airlines Union Sees Contract Agreement Soon --- APA negotiators: We’re working hard, but there’s still no deal
(DBN)

Analyst puts Hurricane Sandy losses at close to $200 million for airlines
(DBN)

Delta sees $20 million hit on October net income because of Hurricane Sandy
(DBN)

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Health Care:

Testimony ends in WPAHS case; judge to rule on Highmark affiliation --- Health system asks Penn. judge to rule quickly --- Highmark wasn't committed to merger, West Penn Allegheny board member testifies --- WPAHS testimony: Highmark said affiliation agreement 'was history' without bankruptcy
(DBN)

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Photography:

Decision on Kodak retiree health benefits could come Monday
(DBN)

Kodak creditors press claims against noteholders
(DBN)

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Hotels:

ALT Hotel wins plan confirmation
(DBN)

Hilton Garden Inn hotel falls into foreclosure
(DBN)

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Economy:

G20 Finance Chiefs Ring Alarm Bells Over US Fiscal Cliff
(DBN)

Fiscal Cliff Pain: President Has Broad Powers
(DBN)

Gallup: Consumer Confidence Is Surging, And Unemployment Keeps Going Lower
(DBN)

U.S. Employment Increases; Jobless Rate Unchanged
(DBN)

US Gains Jobs While Unemployment Rate Goes Up
(DBN)

How Middle Class Life Now Eludes Many in US
(DBN)

Mood of the Nation: Set back by the housing bust --- Some optimism amid struggles
(DBN)

Jobs: Bush's First Term vs. Obama's First Term
(DBN)

There's Another Financial Crisis That's Just As Dangerous As The Sovereign Debt Crisis
(DBN)

What The Economic Data Is Telling Us About The Economy Right Now
(DBN)

Too Big To Fail Remains Very Real --- Deutsche Bank Faces Top Surcharge as FSB Shuffles Tiers
(DBN)

Apple paid only 2% corporation tax outside US
(DBN)

US Debt Clock
(DBN)

Economic Indicators Dashboard
(DBN)

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Real Estate:

Fontainebleau contractors to be paid ahead of lender
(DBN)

FL: Once fast-growing homebuilder now struggling
(DBN)

Wells Fargo: US Lawsuit Violates US Deal
(DBN)

East Coast homeowners saved from hurricane deductibles
(DBN)

Pennsylvania judge allows county fee case against MERS
(DBN)

Basel III, Dodd-Frank may drive down number of originated residential mortgages by 20 percent in 2013
(DBN)

New short-sale guidelines expected to unclog bad mortgage backlog
(DBN)

Mastros' French lawyer lays out factors that could affect extradition
(DBN)

Remington Ranch, failed resort, on market for $5M
(DBN)

Goldman urges Supreme Court to end mortgage class-action
(DBN)

HUD: Mortgage Bankers Are Not Above The Law
(DBN)

Date set for auction of Daffy's leases
(DBN)

Insurance companies remain exposed to RMBS risks
(DBN)

Shiller: No Great Housing Recovery On The Horizon
(DBN)

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Alternative Energy:

Bankrupt Abound Solar of Colo. lives on as political football
(DBN)

Abound Solar plagued by defective panels
(DBN)

Obama cronies cash in on Solyndra woes
(DBN)

IRS fights Solyndra decision
(DBN)

Rival emerges to stalking-horse bidder for A123 Systems --- Senators Seek Thorough Review Of Chinese Bid For A123 --- Politics aside, A123 bankruptcy loan warrants security review
(DBN)

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Autos:

Romney staffer ducks question on Jeep ad --- Romney rewrites history on auto bailout stance --- Edward Niedermeyer: Romney's Plan Would Also Have 'Saved' Detroit
(DBN)

Trump, Chrysler Continue the War of Words
(DBN)

Auto industry better off than 4 years ago; who gets credit?
(DBN)

On the road again - GM has become far leaner in the US since its bailout but still faces a battle to revitalise overseas businesses
(DBN)

GM badly lags Ford in Europe restructuring
(DBN)

Spain: New Car Sales Down 21.7% in October
(DBN)

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Celebs:

Troubled BB King restaurant, club to shut down at Mirage
(DBN)

Toni Braxton Reveals Why She Filed For Bankruptcy --- The Broke and the Beautiful: Braxton Bankruptcy Trustee Sues Artist’s Estranged Husband
(DBN)

Warren Sapp's sad bankruptcy auction not the first—or last—tale of Jocks Gone Broke
(DBN)

The Broke and the Beautiful: Re-Break Our Hearts Edition
(DBN)

Meet The Most Indebted Man In The World
(DBN)

These Has-Been Celebrities Still Charge Staggering Fees Per Appearance
(DBN)

Martha Stewart's Empire Is Collapsing Yet She Still Gets Paid Like A Sultan
(DBN)

Hall of Fame coach Jim Donnan accused in Ponzi scheme
(DBN)

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Municipalities:

San Bernardino Says It Chopped $29 Million From Deficit
(DBN)

CalPERS and San Bernardino and Compton
(DBN)

California town struggles with fiscal downturn
(DBN)

Actions by financially troubled cities raises alarm from Moody's
(DBN)

Municipal Bond Downgrading: A Factor of Solvency Prediction? Part One
(DBN)

Bankruptcy may rein in pensions --- How much priority for pensions?
(DBN)

VVUHSD facing insolvency
(DBN)

How will Act 47 hit union workers?
(DBN)

Pittsburgh's hearing to get out of financial distress rescheduled
(DBN)

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Religion:

Rev.: Crystal Cathedral owes family millions --- Founder seeks $5M --- Arvella Schuller Testifies Against Crystal Cathedral in $5M Suit --- Schuller family squeezes Crystal Cathedral one last time
(DBN)

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Banking:

FDIC files first lawsuit against auditor of failed bank, targets PwC
(DBN)

One Safety Net That Needs to Shrink
(DBN)

2 Banks in Florida and Illinois and a Texas Credit Union Closed by Regulators
(DBN)

Citizens First National Bank taken over
(DBN)

Heritage Bank sold to Arkansas' Centennial Bank
(DBN)

Bank Of America Fires Investment Banker Over 1998 Dine & Dash At Denny’s
(DBN)

HSBC Prepares to Face US Money Laundering Charges
(DBN)

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Furniture:

Mattress Discounters auction now set for Tuesday
(DBN)

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Politics:

Little Girl Speaks For Nation
(DBN)

Obama and Romney Deadlocked, Poll Shows
(DBN)

Gov. Christie Was Romney's First Choice
(DBN)

Jon Stewart: Romney's Bain Investment Record: Three Times the Bankruptcies of Fed Investments
(DBN)

Businessmen as Presidents: A Historical Circle
(DBN)

What Romney Has Said Offers Clues if He Wins
(DBN)

What Americans Want in the Next President
(DBN)

Why America is So Politically Divided
(DBN)

A Capitalist's Dilemma, Whoever Wins on Tuesday
(DBN)

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Education:

Lon Morris College to auction buildings
(DBN)

Cash-strapped college in liquidation
(DBN)

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Fraud:

October 2012 Ponzi Scheme Roundup
(DBN)

Jailed Ponzi Schemer: Set Me Free And I'll Show You The Money
(DBN)

Madoff, The Song Cycle
(DBN)

Judge dismisses motion for sanctions against TD Bank in Rothstein-related case
(DBN)

Financier balks at possible 225-year sentence
(DBN)

Allen Ferguson charged with fraud
(DBN)

Here is a quick way to uncover a fraudster
(DBN)

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Hedge Funds:

More Hedge Funds Close Up Shop as Returns Fizzle
(DBN)

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Telecoms:

FairPoint Communications shrinks loss in 3Q
(DBN)

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Brokers:

House subcommittee to release report on failure of MF Global
(DBN)

CFTC: Clearing Banks Must Hold Secured Customer Funds in Separate Account
(DBN)

Wasendorf property auction being delayed
(DBN)

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Food/Beverage:

Hostess' bakers' union authorizes 'strike action'
(DBN)

DIP lenders to own Back Yard Burgers
(DBN)

Kraft Foods approves $650 million restructuring plan
(DBN)

ABC Looks to Kill 'Pink Slime' Lawsuit, Saying It's a Threat to Free Speech
(DBN)

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Marketing:

Redf Marketing case converted to voluntary Ch. 11
(DBN)

Judge approves procedures for Vertis asset auction
(DBN)

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Electricity:

Edison subsidiaries in financial trouble in 3Q 2012
(DBN)

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New Bankruptcy Opinions
(3 new opinions today - DBN)

Bankruptcy Court Web/Pacer Site Directory

Chapter 7, 12 & 13 Private Trustee Locator
(DBN)

Recent Ch. 11 Filings (33 new filings today)
(DBN)

Recent Ch. 11 Adversary Proceeding Filings (26 new filings today)
(DBN)

Bankruptcy Code - Prior BK Codes - Bankruptcy Rules
(large downloads)

UCLA-LoPucki Bankruptcy Research Database
(DBN)

Bankruptcy Jobs:

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

The National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges: From Stern's Fallout to Arguing Before the Supreme Court
(DBN)

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Bankruptcy Statistics:

Crystal Ball Department: Bankruptcy Filings to Rise in a Few Years
(DBN)

WD NY: Region's bankruptcy filings continue to decline
(DBN)

Interactive Bankruptcy Statistics Map
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Professional Compensation:

US bankruptcy regulator updates proposal for lawyer fee overhaul --- The Updated Proposed Guidelines
(DBN)

What Really Is Billable?
(DBN)

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Venue:

Creditor Strategy Update: Examination of Venue Transfer and Case Dismissal
(DBN)

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Avoidance Actions:

Don’t Mess With Taxes: Court Holds that Debtors’ Payment of Taxes Owed by a Third Party Constitutes “Reasonably Equivalent Value”
(DBN)

Fifth Circuit Finds that an Electricity Requirements Contract Is a “Forward Contract” Exempt from Bankruptcy Code’s Avoidance Powers
(DBN)

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Claims:

Twenty-Six Years Later, a Lubrizol Split by the Seventh Circuit
(DBN)

In re Mary Holder Agency: US Bankruptcy Court Denies Secured Creditor's Bid for Superpriority Claim
(DBN)

Substantial Contribution Claims: How Much Is Enough?
(DBN)

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Sales:

Bidders beware: collusion to control sale price is subject to sanctions
(DBN)

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Discharge:

Nondischargeable Debts: Some Lies Matter More Than Others
(DBN)

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Executory Contracts:

Executory Contracts and Chapter 11 Restructuring Incentives
(DBN)

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Settlements:

Lower bucks hospital: requirements for indenture trustee settlements in bankruptcy cases
(DBN)

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Insurance:

Why You Shouldn't Worry if Your Insurer Fails
(DBN)

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Weather:

Feds: Be Wary of Sandy-Related Scams --- Sandy's Blackouts Fall to 1.9 Million; New Jersey Worst Affected --- What Hurricane Sandy Means For The US Economy --- NY Gov: Cold Will Make Damaged Homes Uninhabitable --- Subway system should be (mostly)up and running for Monday commute --- 'Ratpocolypse Now?' NYC subway rat invasion feared --- The recovery work on the New York subway is extraordinary --- 'Pump Train' Teams Are Clearing NYC's Subways --- SEPTA loans NJ Transit 30 buses --- It may take months to get NYC commuter trains back to normal --- In New York, Up to 40,000 Might Need Housing --- Tons of trash pile up on NY streets --- Cuomo: Gas Shortage ‘Getting Better’ --- People Are Trying To Sell Gallons Of Gas On Craigslist At Absurd Prices --- In Coney Island, Hundreds Wait for Relief in One Housing Complex --- After Days in the Dark, Manhattan Nears Full Power --- BofA, Chase Estimate Loans for Sandy Victims Will Top $7.5 Billion --- Did Hurricane Sandy Cause $36.5 Trillion In Damage? --- BofA Backs Off On Fee Waivers, Refunds Any Fees Incurred During Storm --- The Latest On The Nor'easter Winter Storm That's Expected To Hit The East Coast This Week --- Staten Island Is In Much Better And Way Worse Shape Than You Realize ---Staten Island Residents Blast City, Federal And Non-Profit Response After Six Days In Darkness --- Residents Of Red Hook Public Housing Are Living In Fear And Darkness --- Hope and Despair in the Far Rockaways --- New Jersey Residents: 'There's No Coming Back From This One' --- Hoboken Still Looks Like A War Zone --- 'I feel like a victim of Hurricane Katrina' --- Gentrified Hoboken, NJ Is Staggering After Sandy --- Devastated And Abandoned Just Minutes From Manhattan --- No, Goldman Sachs Did Not Have A Secret Backup Generator That Kept The Lights On --- 11 Costliest Hurricanes in US History --- Superstorm Sandy Will Test Federal Flood Insurance Program --- Coverage Analysis: Sandy and Contingent Business Income Losses --- Victoria's Secret Saves National Guard Regiment --- How Wall Streeters endured Sandy: With $1,000 Bordeaux and board games
(DBN)

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Litigation:

Remote Control Duty to Preserve
(DBN)

5 Reasons to Outsource Litigation Support
(DBN)

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Corporate Governance:

Chancery Addresses Issue of First Impression in Delaware: When Threat of Lawsuit is Tortious Interference with Prospective Business Relationships
(DBN)

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Mass Torts:

Pittsburgh Corning plan gets no objections
(DBN)

Next for BP: a fight with its business partners
(DBN)

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Boating:

BankUnited, multimillionaire clash over defunct boat company
(DBN)

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Corporate Reform:

A Tour Of America's Cushiest Prison
(DBN)

Report: U.S. regulators yet to implement one-third of Dodd-Frank rules
(DBN)

CFTC Kicks Into High Gear
(DBN)

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Distressed Investing:

Warren Buffett buys toy and party-supplies company --- Berkshire Profit Climbs 72% on Derivatives, Railroad
(DBN)

Schultze, The Art Of Vulture Investing
(DBN)

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Bankruptcy Crimes:

Lancaster lawyer jailed 33 months for fraud
(DBN)

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Oil/Gas:

ATP unsecureds set out to pursue fraudulent transfer claims
(DBN)

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Debt Collection:

BBB warns of fake law firm, debt collection scam
(DBN)

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UK:

Nicholas 'Beano' Levene faces prison for conning Britain's savviest investors
(DBN)

Simplified bankruptcies over traditional ones for first time
(DBN)

Chancery judge declines bankrupt husband’s application for release from ancillary relief order
(DBN)

Lenders keep more businesses alive, but beware the zombies
(DBN)

Construction administrations fall by 28 per cent
(DBN)

R3 President comments on Q3 Insolvency Service Statistics
(DBN)

Middle Class UK Families: We Want Out
(DBN)

Companies going under at lowest level since 2007 --- Economists warn that recovery from the recession will be slow
(DBN)

County hospitals 'are not in danger of going bankrupt '
(DBN)

Offshore evaders' deals highlight 'name and shame' possibilities
(DBN)

Young jobless 'scar' starts to heal as more begin work
(DBN)

Neville Kahn to lead Comet administration --- Deloitte seeks buyer
(DBN)

Mayer Brown, Bingham, Macfarlanes line up on Comet administration
(DBN)

UK Scrabble championship won by lawyer
(DBN)

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PIIGS:

Fixing Greek Debt Still Elusive --- Greece makes austerity push, workers gear for strike --- Greece seeks to put a stop to fears of a euro exit --- Tax Evasion Case Emerges as Latest Headache for Greece’s Coalition --- Greek powerbrokers quake at fear of exposure on ‘Lagarde list’ of tax evaders --- Ahead of key votes, Greek PM warns of euro exit --- A Test for Samaras as Greece Closes Down --- Austerity Pushes 20% of Greeks Into Poverty --- Roesler: Greek Debt Relief Would Hurt German Budget --- Schools in Danger of Closure for Lack of Heating --- Golden Dawn: undisguised fascism in Greece
(DBN)

ie: New insolvency legislation fits the Bill --- Insolvency Bill 'not about helping rich people' --- Sean Quinn will spend Christmas Day in Mountjoy Prison --- A hint of a tear as he's led out of court, then the old steel returns for a last speech
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Canada:

B.C. has the most heavily indebted population in the country — and the number is growing
(DBN)

The (not so limiting)Ontario Limitations Act, 2002 and bankruptcy proceedings
(DBN)

D&M's financial woes leave authors in limbo --- Perils of the book biz
(DBN)

Feds: Ex-Oilers owner gets probation extended
(DBN)

Canada Is Bleeding Private Sector Jobs, And Its Housing Market Is Tanking --- Why Canada's Housing Market Will Not Experience A US-Style Crash
(DBN)

Hundreds of complaints filed across country against iQor Canada
(DBN)

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Germany:

BaFin asks banks for crisis restructuring blueprint
(DBN)

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Japan:

Sharp May Seek Government Bailout After Record Loss
(DBN)

While Nobody Was Paying Attention, The Bank Of Japan Took A Surprise Step That Could Change The Future Of Central Banks
(DBN)

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Australia:

Rights of bankrupt employees limited
(DBN)

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MENA:

Troubled Saudi al-Mojil Group extends losses
(DBN)

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Cyprus:

Banking’s Big Lie Breaks Cyprus
(DBN)

Cyprus Bailout Boon for Rich Russians
(DBN)

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Poland:

Bankruptcies increase in Poland
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