December 27, 2000  

Daily Bankruptcy News

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Bradlees:

Bradlees' Slump In Sales Is Fatal

Embattled Bradlees to cease operating

Bradlees to Conduct Orderly Wind-Down of Its Business

Bradlees Is Going Out of Business

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Slowing growth prompts US law firms to beef up bankruptcy teams

Washington, D.C.: Bankruptcy Concerns on Rise

KCS:

KCS Energy, creditors agree on reorganization plan

KCS Energy, Inc. Reaches Agreement With Creditors' Committee and Noteholders On Amended Plan of Reorganization

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Retail Industry:

Late Shopping Not Enough for Retailers

Some post-holiday shoppers see bargains in retail stocks

Stores See Holiday Retail Slump

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Dotcoms:

High-Tech 2000- Y2K Fuss to Dot.com Bust

Funny money fizzles; Dot-coms in crisis

E-Tailing's Blue Christmas

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  Finova credit ratings slide, bankruptcy an option

Lernout &Hauspie refiles for creditor protection in Belgium

Movie Theater Industry:

Regal Cinemas reportedly to file to reorganize

Theater Industry Crisis Keeps Digital Movies Dark

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Struggling Unapix loses Amex listing

Power Utilities:

Calif. utility seeks 30 pct rate hike

State PUC Holds Emergency Hearing in SF Tomorrow

Why electricity can't be treated like apples

These Messes Are What Deregulation Gets Us

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Wheeling-Pittsburgh: Holiday Sights Belie Bankruptcy

Levitz soon to shed bankruptcy

Paul Harris Closing 'Indy' Store

Portland, OR: Graphics company asks for time to restructure business

Kansas City: TNT files for bankruptcy, plans to sell off assets

Phoenix: Tech analysts see continuing slide for Arizona firms

Albany, NY: Aerospace firm files for bankruptcy

 

 

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Mexico:

Mexico's New Bankruptcy Laws Not Working

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Japan:

Japan Unemployment Near Record High

Kumagai eyes debt-waiver approval this week

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Russia:

Bankruptcy attempts harm Mil Helicopter Plant

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Gaming Industry:

WWF throws in the towel on Las Vegas casino

Subcontractor denies claims of fraud during construction of Vegas resort

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Jones Day Names Two New Bankruptcy Partners

San Jose: Economy is headed for dot-coma

Austin, TX: Go away, Chicken Little

Airlines:

Despite Troubles, Legend Airlines Employees Remain At Work

Collapse of Two Startup Carriers Puts Focus on Frontier, JetBlue Airlines

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