December 5, 2000

Daily Bankruptcy News

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Law firms gear up for bankruptcies

Xerox at 18-year low amid bankruptcy fear

Baptist Foundation: State Prosecutors Sue Arthur Andersen For $600 Million

Vencor:

Ventas Shareholders to Receive Additional Value Under Vencor's Amended Plan of Reorganization

Vencor Bankruptcy Update- Filing the second reorganization plan

Ventas agrees to amended Vencor reorganization plan

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Firestone:

Lawsuits against Firestone could total $50 billion Attorneys fear tiremaker may file for bankruptcy

Bridgestone dismisses bankruptcy speculation

Bridgestone sticks by Firestone, shares sink

Bridgestone downplays $50bn liability estimate

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Economy:

New-Home Sales Fall 2.6 Percent; Leading Indicators Decline

U.S. Economy Shows Signs of Slowing

As bad news mounts, so does talk of r-word

Economy, not debt, slowing

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Quik-to-Fix Foods Files Chapter 11 Petition

Deutsche Bank Restructures, Streamlines Operations

Movie Theater Industry:

Moody's cuts Imax Corp , may cut further

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Pillowtex:

Pillowtex Lays Off 740 Workers

Pillowtex travails woven into Cabarrus' prospects

Pillowtex idles plants until January

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Columbus, OH: Heritage Financial investors likely left out in cold

  Telecoms- Trouble on the Line

TSR Wireless bankruptcy shocks employees

Bankruptcy Reform:

Credit Card Firms Push for Bankruptcy Reform Bill

Bankruptcy Reform Still On Republican Agenda As Clinton, Congressional Leaders Meet on Budget

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Dotcoms:

Trying To Stay Out Of The Dotcom Graveyard- At eToys Site, It's Service With A Nervous Smile

Surfing Toward Bankruptcy

SportsPrize Ceases Operations/Files for Bankruptcy

Pets.com Announces Intent to Sell Domain Name

As Companies Liquidate, Sale of Data Raises Privacy Worries
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OneSoft Fires Half Of Its Staff

Millions log off internet 'to join the real world'

Businesses in Liquidation Trying to Sell 'Private' Online Customer Lists

The Gathering Tech Carnage

A Tough Time for Consultants

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Asbestos:

Major US tobacco companies charged with asbestos conspiracy

Tobacco, asbestos lawyers joust

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Unapix Entertain Has Interim Court Nod For $40M DIP Loan
(WSJ: paid subscription required)

Physicians Resource Group, Inc. Announces Confirmation of Its Liquidating Plan

Visalia, CA: Mansion builder files for bankruptcy

Bankruptcy filings continue to drop

 

 

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Lernout:

L&H bankruptcy spans two continents

Freeze Placed On Lernout's Dictaphone Stocks

L&H - the fall of a technology giant

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JCC Holding Co. Delisted From AMEX On Nov. 30
(WSJ: paid subscription required)

Legend Airlines:

Experts doubt Legend finance plan will fly

Legend Airlines' Bankruptcy Filing Leaves Passengers Confused, Angry

Legend Air Passengers Seek New Route

Bankruptcy Strands Passengers

Legend shutdown reduces Vegas travel options a bit

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TearDrop Golf Company Files For Bankruptcy Protection  

ETS Payphones: California Leads Multi-State Private Pay Phone Investment Sweep; Thousands of Trusting Investors Get a Wrong Number

Future of Wisconsin Rapids, Wis.-Based Cranberry Firm, Northland Cranberries, Hangs on Lender, Deal

ICG:

Senior executives flee ICG--again

ICG Communications president, CFO resign

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Tampa Bay, FL: First American Capital Trust investors still facing big losses

DaimlerChrysler cash reserves could sink

Birmingham, AL: Southeastern Meats files Chapter 11

One medical clinic's 'true nightmare'

Judge sets another deadline in Black Diamonds baseball team bankruptcy case

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