Yes, Law Firm, You were JPM’s Agent in Losing $1.5 Billion

The Editorial Staff  at CommercialBankruptcyLitigation.com discuss a recent Second Circuit opinion concerning J.P. Morgan Chase’s loss of a $1.5 billion position in General Motors. Read more about this opinion here!

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RECOMMENDED READING: Gordon Brothers’ Oil & Gas Industry Watch Update

In a Recomended Reading post  at CommercialBankruptcyInvestor.com, Gordon Brothers’ recent Oil & Gas Industry Watch Critical Update is highlighted. Read more about this interesting update here!

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Ceasars Hit with Complaint by Ad Hoc Group of First Lien Creditors

In a Breaking News Alert  at CommercialBankruptcyInvestor.com, Chapter11Dockets.com notes that an Ad Hoc Group of First Lien Creditors filed an adversary proceeding in the Delaware involuntary filing. Learn more about the lawsuit here!  

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SkyMall Orders Up a Bankruptcy Filing

In a Breaking News Alert  at CommercialBankruptcyInvestor.com, Chapter11Dockets.com notes SkyMall files bankruptcy. Read more about the filing here

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Don’t Assume You Will Send Your Kids to College (And Why that is an Investment Thesis)

Kids to collegeIs a university degree a good investment? The Economist Magazine asked this question last year and while the article concludes that statistics support the proposition that a college education generally makes good financial sense, it also concludes that, “like so much else in economics, [it] boils down to supply and demand.” Read more here.

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Episode 20 with Ron Miller

Join us for Episode 20 of Accredited Investor Markets Radio, a discussion with Ron Miller of StartEngine. Host and Managing Editor of AccreditedInvestorMarkets.com, Alicia Purdy, chats with Ron about why unaccredited investors could be a boon, rather than a threat, to crowdfunding. Ron also weighs in on the effects unaccredited investors can have in the startup space, how an accredited investor can best navigate this new territory and what StartEngine has been working on, including growing an equity crowdfunding platform.

 

You can find out more about crowdfunding and equity crowdfunding by visiting www.aimkts.com

 

You can learn more about Ron Miller and StartEngine here.

 

He can also be found here:

Ron Miller Twitter: @ronstartengine

StartEngine Twitter: @StartEngineLA

Ron Miller: LinkedIn

StartEngine : LinkedIn

 

About Ron Miller:

Ronald D. Miller is an entrepreneur’s entrepreneur having visualized, founded built and sold five companies through management buyouts, private equity firms, private investors and public markets. Ron’s success has been publicly recognized as a four time Inc. 500/5000 Award recipient and as an Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of The Year Award Finalist. As a Venture Partner, Ron brings his deep expertise as a leader and operator at many companies which he has taken to exit.

Currently, Ron is a partner in StartEngine, LA’s largest tech accelerator. He is helping to find, screen and fund new technology related start-ups and build an equity crowdfunding platform company.

Ron also serves as CEO of Disability Group, Inc. leading a team in achieving the strategic objective of helping thousands of disabled Americans secure benefits.

Ron received his BA in Business Administration with distinction from Michigan State University – Broad College of Business and proceeded to earn his Juris Doctorate from the University of Detroit School of Law.

 

He is especially passionate about cause-based entrepreneurship and holds the trademark for “Doing Well by Doing Good.”

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‘The Shark Tank Effect’: Learning How to Swim

One of the most unrealistic aspects of “Shark Tank”, ABC’s television reality show, is something known as “The Shark Tank Effect”. It happens when a business appears on the show and immediately experiences a surge in interest and sales that catapults it to greater success. Read more here.

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LLC interests in Chapter 11 – Can They be Sold Over Other Member Objections?

The Editorial Staff  at CommercialBankruptcyLitigation.com explores the interesting dynamics of an interest in a LLC in Chapter 11. Can the interest be sold over other members’ objection? Find out here!

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Versa Capital Management Submits Competing Offer to be Plan Sponsor & DIP Lender for The Wet Seal, Inc.

In a Breaking News Alert  at CommercialBankruptcyInvestor.com, Chapter11Dockets.com notes that Versa Capital Management has offered to step in as a competing Plan Sponsor and provide DIP financing. Read more about this interesting development here

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The Wet Seal, Inc. Files Bankruptcy with Plan Sponsorship Agreement

In a Breaking News Alert  at CommercialBankruptcyInvestor.com, Chapter11Dockets.com notes that The Wet Seal, Inc., a teen fashion store in malls across America filed chapter 11 this week! Learn more about the filing here!

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