September 28, 2000

Daily Bankruptcy News

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Anna Nicole Smith:

Bankruptcy Judge Awards Anna Nicole Smith $449 Million

Ex-Playmate wins estate claim in bankruptcy court

Forbes Faces: Anna Nicole Smith

The merry widow thanks God

Bankruptcy Judge Awards Anna Nicole Smith Nearly $450 Million of Late Husband's Estate

Anna Nicole Smith awarded $449M (U.S.) in estate battle

Playmate’s Payday In Bankruptcy Court

Bankruptcy Judge awards model $449m

Model Gets 450M From Hubby Estate


Movie Theater Industry:

Regal Cinemas Consider Bankruptcy

Theaters With Unhappy Endings: Plot Thickens With Closings, Bankruptcies as Multiplexes Glut Market

Movie houses closed

Omaha, Neb., Movie Theater to Close by Thursday

Imax Stock Plummets As Buyers Stay Away

U.S. Movie Theater Chains Wrestle with Overdevelopment

Imax Sees Fuzzy Future As Shares Hit New Low

General Cinema Theatres to Close 11 Multiplexes

Shakeout hits General Cinemas

Box-Office Blues- Regal Cinemas joined megaplex frenzy, ended up in back row

Movie Theater Chains Dry Up in Boston Area

General Cinema Theatres to Close 11 Multiplexes in Florida

First, a message from the sponsor


Benz Energy:

Houston: Benz Energy unit may seek bankruptcy protection

Houston Energy Company Says It Doesn't Have Cash to Pay Off Loan


  Bankruptcy Reform:

Senate GOP Intends To Attach Bankruptcy Reform Bill To Transportation Bill AND Domestic Violence Bill

Nadler Opposes Joining of Bankruptcy Bill, Violence Against Women Act



UST Says Dot-Coms Do Bankruptcy Faster

Firms Gird
For Battle
On Privacy
(WSJ: paid subscription required)

White knights gallop into Venture Market East


Debt Woes Loom for Americans
Who Enjoyed the Credit Boom
(WSJ: paid subscription required)

Jury makes record Florida nursing home award

Fresh Cash Gives Globalstar More Breathing Room

US transport board refuses Pro Air request to keep flying

Nasdaq Approves Titan Motorcycle's Compliance Plan

Supreme Beef:

Supreme Beef Processors to file for bankruptcy

Meat packer applies for bankruptcy

Meat Packer Files for Bankruptcy

Troubled Dallas Meat Processor Files for Bankruptcy, Plans to Shut Down

Meat packer at war with USDA applies for bankruptcy


Michigan: Bankruptcy Court Approves Sale Of Upper Peninsula Resort To Investment Group

In The Money: Reborn through bankruptcy, Pathmark is back

Fine Air:

Fine Air Services Corp., Arrow Air,Inc., File Bankruptcy

Fine Air files for bankruptcy




New Bankruptcy Opinions
(1 new opinion today)


Hazama spared bankruptcy

Japan: Civic Group Urges Sogo To Seek Damages From Former Executives

No relief for Japanese retailers

Japan's bail-outs



Financial atonement won't heal abuse



ANALYSIS: Peru crisis spells debt, doubt, delay



WIN claims its EISA bid was overlooked

Austar to pick up EISA for only $13m this time up



Care urged in subsidy for Nichols plant

Heilig-Myers DIP Loan Faces Fire From Creditors, Shareholders


Farmers Co-op:

Farmers Co-op, State's Largest,  Files Bankruptcy

Kansas grain co-op files bankruptcy action


Bankrupt Austin, Texas-Based Online Furniture Retailer Promises Privacy

Attorney Indicted for Bankruptcy Fraud, Reports U.S. Attorney

Crewmembers of arrested cruise ship in Halifax finally get paid; going home

St. Louis-Based Steel Company Files New Plan To Emerge From Bankruptcy


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