Unsecured Trade Creditors Committee


Post date: Friday, February 01, 2008

One of the best kept secrets in the tooling industry is an Ohio law that grants a lien to molders and mold-builders for services performed related to dies, molds, patterns and forms.

Post date: Friday, February 01, 2008

A bankruptcy judge in Texas has issued one of the most compelling preference rulings in recent history. In the chapter 7 case of Brook Mays Music Co. pending in Dallas, the court ordered at the outset of a chapter 7 case that the chapter 7 trustee NOT pursue certain preference actions in an effort to reel in “preference litigation run amok.” In making this ruling the court stated:

Post date: Thursday, August 30, 2007

As most savvy collection managers know, the Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act of 2005 (BAPCPA) granted suppliers a priority in payment for goods received by the debtor within 20 days before bankruptcy. The new statute undoubtedly increased the chances that suppliers will achieve a significant recovery.


Mr. Eric S. Chafetz
Lowenstein Sandler LLP
New York, NY
(646) 414-6886

Mr. Daniel I. Waxman
KEWA Financial Inc.
Lexington, KY
(859) 233-0352

Ms. Lauren Dorsett
Communications Manager
Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
Seattle, WA
(206) 622-3150

Ms. Samantha Martin
Newsletter Editor
Cleary Gottlieb
New York, NY
(212) 225-3341

Mr. A.J. Webb
Newsletter Editor
Frost Brown Todd LLP
Cincinnati, OH
(513) 651-6842

Mr. Jonathan J. Wernick
Special Projects Leader
B. Riley Advisory Services
Los Angeles, CA
(213) 409-6237

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