August 31, 2000

Daily Bankruptcy News

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New York Art Dealer Crispo Jailed for  Plot To Kidnap Bankruptcy Trustee's 4 Year Old Daughter

Art Dealer Gets 7 Yrs. in Kidnap Plot

Notorious art dealer faces more than seven years in prison


Einstein/Noah Bagel:

Creditor Offers to Buy Golden, Colo.-Based Bagel Chain

New World Coffee Brews Interest in Bagel Chain


Jack Robinson:

Judge hits Robinson, partner in nursing home case

Kennedy opponent faces more troubles

New Problems for Kennedy Challenger

Bankruptcy court rebukes Robinson for `frivolous' work



U.S. Officials Join Last-minute Effort To Rescue Orbiting Iridium Satellites

Satellite network might pepper Earth next month

Federal Agencies Want Motorola to Keep Satellites in Orbit

Failed fleet of 88 satellites soon to come crashing to Earth


Hospital district files bankruptcy payment plan East Shoshone's earlier plan failed

Military school to open despite bankruptcy Judge approves Kemper request to keep operating


  Bank of Honolulu Owner Arrested At Gunpoint, Charged with Bankruptcy Fraud

Movie Theater Industry:

Gloom Amid Glee Over Big Summer B.O.

Industry Shakeout Leaves Many of Nation’s Large Theater Chains Struggling

Edwards chain to remake itself in bankruptcy court

Cinema Company Struggles Amid Industry Problems

United Artists deal could hit cinemas


Safety Kleen:

Kirby McInerney & Squire Announces Notice of Filing of Class Action Complaint on Behalf of Safety-Kleen 2008 Bond Purchasers

Firm Files Class Action Complaint Against Safety-Kleen


Baptist Foundation Accuses Arthur Andersen of Negligence

Bankrupt travel agent allowed to write off student refunds

Imperial Home Décor Group Ready to Emerge From Ch. 11

Park Place seeks Claridge court date

1/2 Off Card Shop, Inc. To Close 37 Stores

Malibu Entertainment Worldwide Announces Additional Forbearance of Debt Obligations

National Department Store Chain Service Merchandise Cuts Stores to Emerge from Bankruptcy


New Bankruptcy Opinions
(1 new opinion today)

Bankruptcy Reform:

Don't change bankruptcy law


Public Comment Requested on Privacy and Bankruptcy


Dance theatre 'facing ruin'



Supervisory agencies invisible in swindling of Taisho Life

Deal Reported On Hazama Debt



90% Of Chinese Dotcoms To Go Bankrupt By End of Year-



Government Considering New Bankruptcy Law To Replace Sick Industrial Companies Act


Czech Republic:

CKD Trakce is not under bankruptcy proceedings


Harnischfeger Requests Six-Week Extension

Out of the Koop

Philip Services Corporation Issues Statement Regarding OSC Notice Of Hearing

MicroAge Receives Approval to Extend Exclusivity Period


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