Most Recent Articles About Restructuring, Insolvency & Vulture Investing:

90 Second Lesson: Is a Business Turnaround Still Possible? By The DailyDAC Editors • June 10, 2021
How to Know When It’s Too Late for a Distressed Company [Editors’ Note: This lesson is part of our irregular series in which we answer readers’ questions. If you have…
Dealing with Corporate Distress 08: Preventing Forest Fires with First Day Motions in Chapter 11 By Jonathan Friedland • June 3, 2021
The ABCs of ABCs, Business Bankruptcy & Corporate Restructuring/Insolvency In this installment, we take you on a tour of the time leading up to the filing of a chapter 11…
Solvent Debtor? A Chapter 11 Debtor Need Not Be Broke By Renee Fensin • May 28, 2021
A Solvent Debtor Can File for Bankruptcy…but Can They Survive a Motion for Dismissal? Suppose that your borrower or customer files for chapter 11 bankruptcy. You do not like this,…
Chapter 15 Bankruptcy: A Concise Overview By Melanie L. Cyganowski • May 19, 2021
What Is the Purpose of Chapter 15 Bankruptcy? Bankruptcies are global fixtures, ones not necessarily restricted by borders. A company that files for insolvency protection in the Caribbean, Europe or…
How a Distressed Company Can Manage Cash and Stakeholders in a Liquidity Crisis By Steven A. San Filippo • May 14, 2021
Considerations for Companies in a Cash Crisis A liquidity crisis is a severe financial situation in which a company does not have enough cash or cash-convertible assets, which can lead…
Which Creditors Get Paid First? The Liquidation Order of (Absolute) Priority By Patrick Maxcy • May 6, 2021
What is the Hierarchy of Claims Under the Absolute Priority Rule? If you are a vendor, service provider, or another unsecured creditor to a chapter 11 debtor, you cannot be…
Dealing with Corporate Distress 07: Chapter 11 is Not Always the Answer: Strategic Alternatives For and Against Distressed Businesses By Jonathan Friedland • April 27, 2021
The ABCs of ABCs, Business Bankruptcy, & Corporate Restructuring/Insolvency In Installment 5, we walked through the lifecycle of a hypothetical traditional chapter 11, and in Installment 6 we discussed key…
3 Special Issues in Healthcare Restructurings By Gary W. Marsh • April 23, 2021
2020 Saw Increased Healthcare Provider Bankruptcies. What Should Companies & Restructuring Professionals Know Moving Forward? Healthcare providers face many pressures, including costs associated with regulatory compliance and necessary technological and…
90 Second Lesson: What is an Exchange Offer? By The DailyDAC Editors • April 16, 2021
Why a Distressed Company May Make an Exchange Offer During Financial Restructuring Question Fred T. asks: “I own securities of a company and heard on the news that [the company]…
What is Venue, and When Is Venue Transfer Permissible in Bankruptcy Litigation? By Michele Schechter • April 9, 2021
A Panel Discussion on the Choice and Challenges of Bankruptcy Venue and Venue Transfers In bankruptcy litigation, the venue can have a major influence on an outcome. We selected expert…
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