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June 5, 2019

Allegedly repudiating U.S. dollar obligations won’t preclude a finding of property in the U.S., Judge Lane rules.

May 2, 2019

SDNY opinion seems to mean that a bank may freeze a debtor’s entire bank account at filing, without violating the automatic stay.
SDNY opinion seems to mean that a bank may freeze a debtor’s entire bank account at filing, without violating the automatic stay.

April 12, 2019

Bankruptcy Judge Wiles explains the jurisdictional, statutory and constitutional reasons why nonconsensual releases are improper in the Second Circuit except in exceptional circumstances.
Bankruptcy Judge Wiles explains the jurisdictional, statutory and constitutional reasons why nonconsensual releases are improper in the Second Circuit except in exceptional circumstances.

March 22, 2019

New York district judge is the most recent court to uphold an injunction implementing a $7.2 billion Madoff settlement.
New York district judge is the most recent court to uphold an injunction implementing a $7.2 billion Madoff settlement.

March 20, 2019

Judge Bernstein distinguishes a Second Circuit opinion to rule that a makewhole premium is allowable in bankruptcy.
Judge Bernstein distinguishes a Second Circuit opinion to rule that a makewhole premium is allowable in bankruptcy.

March 11, 2019

Bankruptcy Judge Wiles politely says that the Sixth Circuit reached the correct result for the wrong reason.