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November 27, 2017
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Being Proactive: Steps a Supplier Can Take in the Face of Potential Customer Bankruptcy


November 14, 2017
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NAFER 2017 Annual Conference: The Biggest and Best So Far!

By The Editorial Staff of DailyDAC[1]


September 25, 2017
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NAFER 2017 Annual Conference [Oct. 18-20]: Miami, and a Ponzi Schemer Speaks!


September 11, 2017
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A Primer on the Chief Restructuring Officer (CRO)

Todd A. Zoha, CTP, CIRA[i]


September 5, 2017
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Healthcare Restructurings: An Overview of Important Issues in Healthcare Bankruptcy Proceedings

By: Gary W. Marsh[i]
Dentons US LLP


August 22, 2017
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The “Absolute Priority Rule” and Other “Rules” of “Priority” in Bankruptcy:

Philip D. Anker Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP


March 13, 2017
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90 Second Lesson: Bankruptcy vs Receivership

By the Editorial Staff of Commercial Bankruptcy Alternatives

February 27, 2017
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A Creditors’ Guide for Claims Against Bankrupt Customers: Getting Claims Paid and Preventing Claw-Back of Payments Received

Christopher M. Cahill
Lowis &; Gellen LLP
200 West Adams Street, Suite 1900
Chicago, Illinois 60606
(312) 628-7193
ccahill@lowis-gellen.com


February 5, 2017
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PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: Fantastic Continuing Education / Networking Event for Asset-Based Lenders & Factors

By the Editorial Staff of Commercial Bankruptcy Alternatives


January 18, 2017
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SIX COMMON MISTAKES IN DRAFTING COLLATERAL DESCRIPTIONS

By Jen Howard of Counsel
Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, P.C.
jhoward@bakerdonelson.com


December 12, 2016
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Corporate Debtors’ Attorney-Client Privilege In the Hands of the Bankruptcy Trustee

By David M. Madden
Sugar Felsenthal Grais & Hammer LLP
dmadden@sfgh.com


November 28, 2016
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Update To: Missouri’s New Receivership Statute

By the Editorial Staff of Commercial Bankruptcy Alternatives


October 31, 2016
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CONFERENCE REVIEW: NAFER Fifth Annual Conference, Washington D.C, Oct. 13-15, 2016

By the Editorial Staff of Commercial Bankruptcy Alternatives


October 15, 2016
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Wave of Restaurant Bankruptcies Could Signal Coming Recession

David Johnson
Abraxas Group LLC
312-505-7238
david@abraxasgp.com
www.abraxasgp.com


October 10, 2016
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From the Oil Patch: Observations of Opportunity Amidst the Crisis

Jeffrey A. Beunier
Co-Founder and Managing Partner
Front Range Energy Partners, LLC
jbeunier@frontrange-ep.com
D: 303-500-1898
C: 832-316-3162


August 22, 2016
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Missouri's New Receivership Statute

  • David Warfield
  • Partner
  • Thompson Coburn, LLP
  • St. Louis, MO
  • 314.552.6079
  • DWarfield@thompsoncoburn.com

August 15, 2016
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Optimizing Corporate Workouts With Independent Directors and Special Committees

 

  • Lisa Vandesteeg
  • evandesteeg@sugarfgh.com
  • (312) 704-2193
  • Tricia Schwallier
  • tschwallier@sugarfgh.com
  • (312) 704-2175

June 27, 2016
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DON’T LET YOUR MONEY GO UP IN SMOKE: A Legal Marijuana Business Owes Me Money; Now What?

  • David R. Weinstein
  • Weinstein Law Firm, A Professional Corporation
  • 16501 Ventura Blvd Suite 400
    Encino, CA 91436
  • dweinstein@weinsteinlawfirm.net
  • (747) 233-3653 office
    (747) 233-3601 fax

April 12, 2016
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90 Second Lesson: California Receiverships

From the Editorial Staff of DailyDAC.com


February 4, 2016
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90 Second Lesson: What is an “Exchange Offer?”

From the Editorial Staff of DailyDAC.com


January 8, 2016
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Receiverships: an Introduction

  • Christopher M. Cahill
  • Lowis & Gellen LLP
  • Chicago, Illinois
  • ccahill@lowis-gellen.com
  • (312) 628-7193
  • www.lowis-gellen.com

October 30, 2015
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CONFERENCE REVIEW: NAFER Fourth Annual Conference, San Diego California, Oct. 15-17, 2015

From the Editorial Staff of Commercial Bankruptcy Alternatives


October 7, 2015
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Fraud And Deceit in Bankruptcy Cases -- Lessons from "The Clouds"

From the Editorial Staff of Commercial Bankruptcy Alternatives


October 5, 2015
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2015 NAFER CONFERENCE – Good, Better, BEST YET!

A special announcement from the National Association of Federal Equity Receivers


September 14, 2015
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Determining the Collateral Value of a Secured Claim

From the Editorial Staff of Commercial Bankruptcy Alternatives


June 24, 2015
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When Her Smile is a Thin Disguise—How to Stop a Lying Judgment Debtor from Obtaining a Bankruptcy Discharge

  • Mark A. Silverman
  • Christopher M. Cahill
  • Lowis & Gellen LLP
  • Chicago, Illinois
  • msilverman@lowis-gellen.com
  • (312) 628-7180
  • ccahill@lowis-gellen.com
  • (312) 628-7193

April 21, 2015
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When a Seller of Real Property Files for Bankruptcy Before Closing

From the Editorial Staff of Commercial Bankruptcy Alternatives


April 6, 2015
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90 Second Lesson: Is a bankruptcy Needed if Creditors Will Just Agree to Take Less?

From the Editorial Staff of Commercial Bankruptcy Alternatives


March 19, 2015
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90 Second Lesson: What is an “Exchange Offer?"

From the Editorial Staff of Commercial Bankruptcy Alternatives


March 10, 2015
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RECOMMENDED READING: Assignments for the Benefit of Creditors: An Overview With a California Flavor

From the Editorial Staff of Commercial Bankruptcy Alternatives


January 7, 2015
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ABI Commission Report on Chapter 11 Reforms—More Hope in Sight for the Little Guy?

  • Brad Daniel
  • BMC Group
  • New York, NY
  • (212) 310-5910
  • bdaniel@bmcgroup.com

December 15, 2014
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The Fed’s Desperate / Get Used To It

  • Brad Daniel
  • BMC Group
  • New York, NY
  • (212) 310-5910
  • bdaniel@bmcgroup.com

November 28, 2014
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AEREO, INC.: A CHAPTER 11 DEBTOR THAT IS NOT BROKE

From the Editorial Staff of Commercial Bankruptcy Alternatives


November 21, 2014
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Can North Riverside, Illinois Pull a Detroit?

From the Editorial Staff of Commercial Bankruptcy Alternatives


October 3, 2014
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There Ought to Be a Law, and There Is: When the Insolvent LLC’s Manager Distributes Cash But Does Not Pay Creditors

From the Editorial Staff of Commercial Bankruptcy Alternatives


September 4, 2014
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90 Second Lesson: If I file a chapter 7 bankruptcy, are the assets of my single-member LLC safe from the Trustee?

From the Editorial Staff of Commercial Bankruptcy Alternatives


July 24, 2014
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Demystifying Administrative Expenses in Bankruptcy

Aaron L. Hammer
Michael A. Brandess
Sugar Felsenthal Grais & Hammer LLP
Chicago, Illinois
(312) 704-9400
ahammer@sugarfgh.com
mbrandess@sugarfgh.com


June 30, 2014
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RECOMMENDED READING: The Lender Made Borrower Waive Its Right to File Bankruptcy – Enforceable?

From the Editorial Staff of Commercial Bankruptcy Alternatives


June 19, 2014
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Fancy Filing: Can They File a Chapter 11 Case Just to Gain a Litigation Advantage?

From the Editorial Staff of Commercial Bankruptcy Alternatives


May 21, 2014
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90 Second Lesson: Can the borrower, a real property lessor, file a chapter 11 case just to keep me from foreclosing on the building?

From the Editorial Staff of Commercial Bankruptcy Alternatives


April 11, 2014
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90 Second Lesson: I’ve been asked to sign an involuntary bankruptcy petition. Should I?

From the Editorial Staff of Commercial Bankruptcy Alternatives


March 10, 2014
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90 Second Lesson: What is an “Exchange Offer?”

From the Editorial Staff of Commercial Bankruptcy Alternatives


February 27, 2014
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90 Second Lesson: What is an “Article 9” Sale?

From the Editorial Staff of Commercial Bankruptcy Alternatives


February 3, 2014
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A Chapter 11 Debtor Need Not Be Broke

From the Editorial Staff of Commercial Bankruptcy Alternatives

 


December 6, 2013
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The Road to an ABC: A Case Study

  • Howard Korenthal
  • Morris Anderson & Associates, Ltd.
  • Chicago, Illinois
  • (312) 254-0895
  • hkorenthal@morrisanderson.com

November 25, 2013
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Beneath the Surface: Finding Truth in Balance Sheets

 

  • David Gottlieb
  • Michael Schwarzmann
  • Crowe Horwath LLP
  • Los Angeles, California
  • (818) 325-8415
  • david.gottlieb@crowehorwath.com
  • michael.schwarzmann@crowehorwath.com

November 19, 2013
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The Chief Restructuring Officer: What Does He or She Do?

  • Tommy Onich
  • TCMI Limited
  • Buffalo, New York
  • (800) 691-3480
  • tonich@turnaroundinternational.com

September 11, 2013
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Selling Distressed Assets: The ABC Alternative

  • Steven A. San Filippo
  • Traxi, LLC
  • Summit, New Jersey
  • (212) 810-2737
  • ssanfilippo@traxi.com

August 15, 2013
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Opening the Kimono: Operational and Financial Information Available to Creditors at the Outset of a Chapter 11 Case

  • Gary W. Marsh
  • David E. Gordon
  • McKenna Long & Aldridge
  • Atlanta, Georgia
  • (404) 527-4000
  • gmarsh@mckennalong.com
  • dgordon@mckennalong.com

April 30, 2013
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Liquidity is King in the Financial Structure of a Struggling Company

  • David Bagley
  • MorrisAnderson
  • Chicago, Illinois
  • (312) 254-0920
  • dbagley@morrisanderson.com

A company’s “capital structure” is the array of its liabilities and equity. Capital structure commonly consists of three main components: working capital (or operating debt), financing debt, and equity.

April 24, 2013
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Location, Location, Location – Where to File Bankruptcy

  • Lawrence V. Gelber
  • Erik Schneider
  • Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP
  • New York, New York
  • (212) 756-2000
  • lawrence.gelber@srz.com
  • erik.schneider@srz.com

April 24, 2013
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Managing Cash and Stakeholders to Turn Around a Company

  • Steven A. San Filippo
  • Traxi, LLC
  • Summit, New Jersey
  • (212) 810-2737
  • ssanfilippo@traxi.com

Insufficient liquidity shrinks the range of options for a financially distressed business. The metaphor of a melting ice cube is often used to illustrate the situation. When the cash runs out and the company is unable to pay its employees or vendors, the ice cube has melted. The business has failed, and recoverable value has collapsed.