October 13, 2000

Daily Bankruptcy News

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Bankruptcy Reform:

The Bionic Bill: House passes bankruptcy legislation; Clinton threatens veto

House Passes Tougher Debt Rules

Promised Veto Appears to Doom Congressional Agreement
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Bankruptcy reform Update

Administration's Letter Re Veto Of Bankruptcy Bill

Chapter 12 Extension?

House GOP Leaders Revive Bankruptcy Bill; Votes Due Soon
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House passes bankruptcy legislation; Clinton threatens veto

House Passes Bankruptcy Legislation

House Clears U.S. Bankruptcy Overhaul

US House Passes Bankruptcy Reform Bill
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White House Vows To Veto Bankruptcy Bill
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Bridgewater, CT: Somerset County's main trash hauler files for bankruptcy

Bankrupt Orlando, Fla., Time-Share Company Names New President and CEO


Penguins Hold Line on Huge Payrolls

Jagr salary about one-third of Penguins payroll

Slow ticket sales concern Lemieux


Safety Components emerges from Chapter 11

Florida cuts off Medicaid for 3 Vencor homes Reprieve granted, but case further tangles bankruptcy

Involuntary Bankruptcy Petition Filed Against The Children's Beverage Group, Inc. is Dismissed

  US corporate bonds are in bad shape, and getting worse

Movie Theater Industry:

Morality Play

Collection Of Stories From Various Sources Related To General Cinema Bankruptcy Filing

GC 8-K

Bentley Expert Calls General Cinema Bankruptcy Filing 'Tip of Iceberg' of Movie Industry Problems

Theater Chain Bankruptcies Fail to Affect Boston

Theater chain files bankruptcy papers General Cinema joins growing list asking for help

Imax stock fades out after profit warning



Heilig-Meyers Seeks Court Approval For $7.7 Million Employee Retention Plan
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Heilig-Meyers Bankruptcy Hits Maytag Earnings


Houston Bankruptcy Firm Rolls Out Redesigned Web Site, First Site To Use Web For Service Of Process In Bankruptcy

Coram Health Care: The Uses and Misuses Of Bankruptcy

Tucson General's bankruptcy filing halts utility cutoff


Living.com trustee seeks to sell all inventory, including inventory attributable to customer deposits

Chipshot.com files for Chapter 11, cuts jobs

The dotcom bust is a boon for Overstock.com

Dot coms warned on selling lists

Under Fire From Entertainment Giants, Scour Files for Bankruptcy

Ovitz-backed Internet venture files for bankruptcy




New Bankruptcy Opinions
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Gov't adopts bankruptcy bill for individuals

Nippon Shinpan Denies Leasing Bankruptcy Report
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Officials launch probe of former Daiei execs



Richter & Partners Inc. - Creditors of Confederation Treasury Services Limited to Share $158 Million Surplus

Cariboo Anglicans discuss bankruptcy in face of residential school lawsuits

No support by law societies in residential school crisis, lawyer says

Guzzo seeks court order against Marche Central



Gov't urged to accelerate selection of nonviable firms to contain fallout



Wang's bid to stay in HK fails



GAM Bondholders Reportedly Urge Liquidation


Geneva Steel:

Geneva Steel Company Continues Confirmation Hearing

Federal guarantees to reinforce Geneva Steel

U.S. Steel Producers Struggle through Trying Times



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