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LexisNexis Catalog Of Legal Publications: A One-Stop Guide For Legal Research
Posted on 17 May 2012 by Corporate and Securities Law Community Staff

Welcome to the LexisNexis Catalog of Legal Resources - Your one stop guide to authoritative legal content to help you research more efficiently and cost-effectively, and deliver better outlook for your clients and firms, company or government agency.... Read More

James M. Lawniczak on How to Bind Affected Parties Through Appropriate Notice
Posted on 29 Nov 2012 by James Lawniczak

In this Emerging Issues Analysis, author James Lawniczak examines the requirement of "notice," which is critical in cases where there are many parties whose interests would be affected by the relief sought -- such as in class action and... Read More

U.S. High Court To Rule On Bankruptcy Exemption For Inherited Retirement Accounts
Posted on 26 Nov 2013 by James Cordrey

WASHINGTON, D.C. — (Mealey’s) The U.S. Supreme Court on Nov. 26 granted certiorari in a case in which a debtor couple contend that high court review is needed to settle a split in the circuit courts regarding whether Chapter 7 debtors are... Read More

LexisNexis Launches Financial Restructuring & Bankruptcy Module for Lexis Practice Advisor
Posted on 3 May 2012 by LexisNexis Bankruptcy Law Community Staff

Easy access to practical guidance and "on point" legal content and analysis help law firms increase productivity and bring junior attorneys up to speed quickly NEW YORK - LexisNexis ® Legal & Professional, a leading provider of content... Read More

Dewey & LeBoeuf Files For Chapter 11 Bankruptcy
Posted on 31 May 2012 by LexisNexis Bankruptcy Law Community Staff

NEW YORK - (Mealey's) The law firm of Dewey & LeBoeuf filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on May 28 in New York, listing between $100 million and $500 million in liabilities ( In re: Dewey & LeBoeuf , No. 12-12321, Chapter 11, S.D. N.Y. Bkcy.... Read More

Parties Seek Approval of $80M Settlement in Madoff Feeder Fund Suit
Posted on 7 Nov 2012 by Timothy Raub

NEW YORK - (Mealey's) Investors on Nov. 6 asked a federal judge in New York to preliminarily approve a potential $80.25 million settlement of claims that defendants concealed that the investors' funds were being placed in accounts that were... Read More