Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
On October 13, 2020, the European Commission published a call for contributions to determine if and how EU competition policy can better support the European Green Deal.
The U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York recently added some weight to the majority rule on a hot-button issue for claims traders
On June 22, 2020, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission ("FERC") issued an order concluding that FERC and the U.S. bankruptcy courts have concurrent jurisdiction
On August 11, 2020, a Credit Derivatives Determinations Committee for EMEA ("DC") unanimously determined that the chapter 15 filing by British retailer Matalan triggered a Bankruptcy Credit Event
"Cramdown" chapter 11 plans, under which a bankruptcy court confirms a plan over the objection of a class of creditors, are relatively common. Less common are the subset of cramdown plans
The practice of conferring "derivative standing" on official creditors' committees to assert claims on behalf of a bankruptcy estate in cases where the debtor or a bankruptcy
On June 25, 2020, the new UK Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act ("Act") became law after it was given Royal Assent by Queen Elizabeth II.
Courts sometimes disagree over whether provisions in a borrower's organizational documents designed to prevent the borrower from filing for bankruptcy are enforceable as a matter of federal
The EMEA Determinations Committee's recent bankruptcy determination involving Selecta CDS provides additional insight on the types of chapter 15 filings that are likely to trigger Credit Events.
Environmental, social, and governance ("ESG") investing has captured the attention (and dollars) of more institutional investors each year and continues to grow exponentially
The Securities and Exchange Commission announced an open meeting will be held on October 28, 2020 during which the SEC will consider whether to adopt rules and related amendments...
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
On October 20, 2020, in response to the continued health and economic hardships faced by New York business owners due to the COVID-19 pandemic...
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
The CDC continues to expand its guidance on the potential routes of COVID-19 transmission.
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
The emergency leave provided by Congress in March 2020 at the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic is starting to run out for many employees whose children's schools are still closed.
Pryor Cashman LLP
Pryor Cashman client David Gordon Green secured a deal with UCP, a Universal Studio Group division, and Seth MacFarlane's Fuzzy Door to turn the classic 1977 action comedy...
Morrison & Foerster LLP
Should every person convicted of three felonies get the maximum possible sentence without possibility of parole even if his or her offenses were nonviolent? That's the law in Mississippi...
Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP
Wilson Elser's 2020 Data Privacy Compendium is a primer for businesses as they consider this complex and evolving area of compliance. Keeping pace with the applicable regulatory bodies, such as
The Congressional Oversight Commission released its fifth report, which focuses on the Federal Reserve's Municipal Liquidity Facility (MLF).
FTI Consulting COVID-19 Response Team has assembled a list of functional-specific questions organizations should be asking themselves during this challenging crisis.
Proskauer Rose LLP
On October 21, 2020 the U.S. Department of Labor's Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs ("OFCCP") held a stakeholder call regarding the agency's implementation of Executive Order 13950...