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Eleventh Circuit rules doctrine of equitable mootness applies in chapter 9

Posted in U.S.
On August 16, 2018, the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit issued an opinion in the chapter 9 case of Jefferson County, Alabama, reversing the decision of the District Court and ruling that the doctrine of equitable mootness applies in municipal bankruptcies. In Jefferson County’s chapter 9 case, the bankruptcy court confirmed… Continue Reading

Status of Stockton Pensions Still In Limbo

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Pension holders and other creditors of the City of Stockton, California (“Stockton”), as well as other interested parties following Stockton’s bankruptcy case (No. 12-32118, Bankr. E.D. Ca.), must wait until October for a resolution of the dispute surrounding Stockton’s treatment of the California Public Employees’ Retirement System (“CalPERS”) pension plan in its plan of adjustment.… Continue Reading

Special: Fall 2013 International Restructuring NewsWire Released

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Chadbourne & Parke released its Fall 2013 International Restructuring NewsWire. Find the following topics (and more) in the Fall 2013 issue: Third Circuit Places Equitable Mootness Burden on Plan Proponents Chadbourne Recognized in the 2014 IFLR1000 Municipal Restructuring Experts Join Firm Survey of Madoff-Related Decisions To read the NewsWire, click here.  … Continue Reading