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U.S. Supreme Court Considers Rights Of Secured Creditors In Chapter 11 Bankruptcy
Posted on 23 Apr 2012 by James Cordrey

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (Mealey's) The U.S. Supreme Court on April 23 heard oral arguments in a dispute between a Chapter 11 debtor company and a creditor bank as to whether a secured creditor is permitted to credit-bid while the debtor company's collateral... Read More

Shareholders Sue News Corp. Over Phone Hacking Scandal
Posted on 14 Jul 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

NEW YORK - (AP) A group of News Corp. shareholders have sued the media conglomerate over a phone-hacking scandal at its now-closed News of the World tabloid in London. The lawsuit accuses News Corp. of large-scale governance failures surrounding the British... Read More

Derrick D. Cephas Joins Weil To Lead Financial Institutions Regulatory Group
Posted on 5 Jul 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

NEW YORK - International law firm Weil, Gotshal & Manges has announced that Derrick D. Cephas has joined the New York office to lead the Financial Institutions Regulatory practice group. Cephas joins Weil from Amalgamated Bank, where he served as... Read More