November 10, 2000

Daily Bankruptcy News

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Bridgestone/Firestone Bankruptcy?

Decision near on Tri-Valley stay bonus package

KPC Medical: HMO Sets Aside Money against Loan to Anaheim Medical Management Group


Lehman Brothers Predicts Massive Bankruptcies In Telecom Industry

Teligent Lays Off 780 To Cut Costs

Some Of The Biggest Lenders In The Exploding Telecom Buildout Are The Equipment Vendors, And Analysts Are Predicting 50-75 Defaults By The End Of The Year


DFJ Italia:

Former DFJ Italia chief's mansion sold to mayor

Laguna Niguel Mayor Buys DiFonzo Home


Bail Debt Dischargeable:

Man's $1M Bail Bond for Son Can Be Discharged in Bankruptcy Court

In re Nam
(Bankruptcy Court Opinion)

In re Nam
(District Court Opinion


Fort Worth Medical Center- Ambac has $1.2 mln reinsurance on failed Texas hospital

The Price Is Right, but Is TWA Damaged Goods?

Reliance debt holders delay repayment deadline

No Retrial for Financier Keating

Brevard County, FL: Bankruptcy court venue now closer

Picus Communications:

Bankrupt Picus Communications Urges Telephone Customers To Go, But Wants To Keep ISP Customers

Picus tries to regroup after filing bankruptcy


MicroAge Inc. Withdraws Auction Sale Motion for MicroAge Teleservices



Pillowtex may seek shelter in courts

Dallas Textile Manufacturer Defaults, May Seek Bankruptcy


Court Confirms Prime Succession, Inc.'s Plan of Reorganization

Bankruptcy Reform:

Official Status and Text Of S. 3186 - Bankruptcy Reform Act Of 2000


Movie Theater Industry:

Old Cinemas' Closing Curtain


Dotcoms: Bankrupt Online Furniture Retailer Gives Some Customers A Chance To Get Their Furniture

Consumers Drive Texas Judge’s Decision in Case of Bankrupt Furniture Retailer

Customers of Allowed to Get Their Goods

The Persuader: Christine Varney Lines Up Net Leaders Behind federal Privacy Bill

The Bite of the ASP

Va. Health Data Firm Has Turn For Worse bites the dust

Internet Broadcaster Files For Bankruptcy Protection
(WSJ: paid subscription required), world's largest Internet broadcaster, files for bankruptcy protection

Maine firm,, files for bankruptcy protection

Amazon suffers second investment blow with

Furniture sellers reconsider the future of Internet sales


Video Rental Industry: With New Technologies, Fast-Forward to Death of Video Rental Sector?

Allied Digital to auction assets

No more jingle for beleaguered Jitney Jungle



New Bankruptcy Opinions
(3 new opinions today)


Aerolineas restructures debts



Bankruptcy filing not expected to hurt U.S. Daewoo owners

Daewoo creditors aim to sell assets this year-bank

GM still eyeing Daewoo

Daewoo's Shipping Contractors Withholding Cars

Daewoo's bankruptcy ripples round overseas business

Daewoo receivership seen reigniting labour showdown



Dome: what the papers say

Disaster zone

Why 800m Dome was 'doomed from start'



Bankruptcies, Key Arrests Signal Turkey's Serious Effort to Reform
(WSJ: paid subscription required)


Nursing Homes:

Shock, but No Longer Surprise Over Nursing Home Problems
(NYT: free registration required)

CareMatrix files for Chapter 11

CareMatrix Corporation Files to Reorganize Under the Protection of Chapter 11

CareMatrix seeks bankruptcy protection; Gosmans quit


San Francisco Firm to Offer Backing for Bankrupt Inco Homes

Orbital Loss Wider Than Expected

Model Imperial: Lawsuit details link to perfume


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