December 7, 2000

Daily Bankruptcy News

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Armstrong Files for Voluntary Chapter 11 Protection in Move To Resolve Asbestos Liability

Asbestos Sends Armstrong World to Ch. 11



29 More Deaths Reported in Firestone Investigation

Bridgestone shares continue drop


Pentagon acts to save Iridium satellites

Buyers Divvy up Grand Union

Xerox on the verge of bankruptcy

Credit worries now punishing even short-term debt

Junk bonds may look better as defaults surge-Moody's

Reliance on the Brink


Customers say few airlines accepting Legend tickets

National Airlines Files Bankruptcy

Las Vegas- National Airline Files Chapter 11

Legend executives to appear in bankruptcy court


Education funds lost in charter school closure

Movie Theater Industry:

Fourth quarter key to cash crunch at Imax, analysts say

Gunfight At The Upscale Corral

Paul Harris:

Paul Harris Stores, Inc. Retains Keen Realty In Chapter 11 Court Proceedings

Paul Harris emerges on OTC market


Dolphins As Collateral?

Teardrop's house of cards finally falls

Pager Firm Is Latest To Pull The Plug

Anna Nicole:

Los Angeles judge urged to let Smith trial play out in Houston


Fruit Distributing loses motion to use cash to build inventory

Rapper Lil' Kim's Bankruptcy Fear

Black Diamonds bankruptcy case may be crumbling


  Bankruptcy Reform:

Bankruptcy Reform Status

Administration Comments On Bankruptcy Reform, Continues To Oppose Bill On Homestead, Abortion Debt Grounds

U.S. Senate sets final vote on bankruptcy overhaul

Senate eyes vote on bankruptcy bill

Debate and Record of Vote

National Women's Law Center Urges Senate to Reject the Bankruptcy Bill

National Retail Federation Applauds Senate's Efforts To Push Bankruptcy reform


RBX Corp. files for bankruptcy


Productivity Rises 3.3 Percent, Labor Costs Up as Well

US stocks extend losses

Economy Slowing, Productivity and Labor Costs Both Up

Cyclically, We're Back to the Past

Corporate bonds sees glimmer of hope after Greenspan


Bank of America Warns Earnings Won't Meet Expectations; Shares Fall 8 Percent

Rock Of Ages Agrees To Buy 16 Loewen Kentucky Cemeteries

Multicare Bankruptcy Update: Baring the balance sheet

Day Trading Addiction: A Letter of Death - Financial woes led to a fatal day at the beach

KCS Energy, Inc. Reports the Filing of a Third Proposed Plan of Reorganization


Fitzgeralds in bankruptcy, three casinos being sold

A casino in financial trouble

Noted Casino Company Files for Bankruptcy in Nevada

Barden buying 3 casinos


Ambassador Hotel Owners File Reorganization Plan That Provides Repayment to LAUSD, With $20 Million Paid Immediately

Thermatrix Announces Bankruptcy Sale of Wahlco, Inc. Assets

What Labor Shortage? 120 Jobs Axed By Retailer



New Bankruptcy Opinions
(No new opinions today)


Students launch Constitutional bankruptcy law challenge

The number of bankruptcies was up in October, says Industry Canada


Hong Kong:

Spore tech park hit by Lernout fallout



Banamex Guarantee Reportedly An Obstacle To GAN Restructuring


LTV Steel Mining Company to Cease Mining and Pellet Production in February 2001


High liabilities push Antelco to near bankruptcy



Swift Armour asks for bankruptcy



Technology Crash Set to Hit Venture Capital Firms

Oxygen Media to cut 65 employees

ASPs Not to Be?

Spin: "Future Is Bright. This Is One Dotcom That Makes Money"

More dot-com casualties in New York

BioShield says to cease operations at eMD unit

Ventro to close medical services units, take charge

Visitalk files for bankruptcy protection shuts down, leaves customers hanging



Pentagon Moves to Keep Iridium Satellites Aloft

U.S. military buys airtime on Iridium satellite system


Noah Bagel: Still Chapter 11, with losses mounting

Musical Tour Group Up With People To Close

Implementation of the Special Apple Loan Program and Emergency Loan for Seed Producers Program To Address AgriBioTech Bankruptcy


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