Warren campaign releases bankruptcy cases she assisted in  69News WFMZ-TV

WASHINGTON (AP) - Elizabeth Warren's presidential campaign on Wednesday released information on dozens of bankruptcy cases the former law professor ...


Bankruptcy: Yes or No?  KALW

Bankruptcy: yes or no? YLR host Jeff Hayden welcomes Leon Bayer, live via telephone from Los Angeles. Mr Bayer is Bankruptcy Law Specialist, certified by.


Bankruptcy judge approves sale of Reading Eagle to chain  witf.org

This story has been updated. (Reading) -- A federal bankruptcy judge on Wednesday approved the sale of the 150-year-old Reading Eagle to a large chain ...


Troubled Tri-Cities businessman wants bankruptcy judge to erase up to $10 million in debts  Tri-City Herald

Tri-Cities businessman Kristopher Lapp filed for personal bankruptcy after three recent lawsuits. He's seeking to have his debts discharged through Chapter 7 ...


Jamie Oliver’s U.K. Restaurants Declare Bankruptcy  The New York Times

About 1000 employees will lose their jobs as administrators take control of the indebted business. The celebrity chef said he was deeply saddened.


FIU Gives Up Claim on MCM Bankruptcy Settlement  NBC 6 South Florida

The collapse last year of the Florida International University pedestrian bridge cost the university more than just a piece of its reputation: it says it has suffered ...


Jamie Oliver’s restaurant group files for bankruptcy protection  Restaurant Business Online

Celebrity chef-operator Jamie Oliver has sought bankruptcy protection for his United Kingdom restaurant empire.


New Supreme Court Bankruptcy Decision Will Have Big Impact On Hollywood  Forbes

The U.S. Supreme Court just issued an extremely important decision called Mission Product Holdings v. Tempnology (“Mission Product”), which will have a ...


Judge Reins In Jay Alix’s Bankruptcy Brawl With McKinsey  Wall Street Journal

In an opinion filed Friday with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Richmond, Va., Judge Kevin Huennekens dealt a setback to Mr. Alix, who has for years tried to ...


14 Years Ago, Warren And Biden Battled Over Bankruptcy. Their Fight Still Defines A Party Rift  WBUR

In 2005, then-Sen. Biden, along with most Republicans, favored an effort to make it more difficult to file for bankruptcy. Professor Warren opposed the bill.


Gainesville city commissioner to file for bankruptcy  Gainesville Sun

Gainesville Commissioner Gail Johnson said she plans to file for bankruptcy in the coming days. Johnson, 41, is a first-term commissioner who has been vocal ...


Movie Studio That Made ‘Taken’ Seeks U.S. Bankruptcy  Bloomberg

EuropaCorp SA, the French movie studio founded by director Luc Besson, filed for bankruptcy protection in the U.S. after releasing a string of recent flops and ...


Jamie Oliver’s restaurants declare bankruptcy in U.K.  Yahoo Finance

All but three of Oliver's 25 restaurants in the U.K. will be closing their doors after seeking a form of bankruptcy protection. Yahoo Finance's Zack Guzman & Heidi ...


Supreme Court Rules that Trademark License Rights Survive Rejection in Bankruptcy, Resolving Circuit Split  JD Supra

On May 20, 2019, the U.S. Supreme Court resolved a circuit split on the treatment of trademark licenses in bankruptcy. In an 8-1 decision, the Court held that a ...


Windstream Keeps Big Masters Happy During Bankruptcy Process  Channel Partners

Avant, Telarus, Sandler Partners and WTG are among larger master agents that say they were treated fairly and received a good deal from Windstream after it ...


Exclusive: Elliott Management opposes airline Azul on Avianca...  Reuters

SAO PAULO (Reuters) - U.S. hedge fund Elliott Management is opposing a new plan by Brazilian airline Azul SA to purchase some of the routes operated by ...


Taxpayers likely to lose more than $2M in Formica bakery bankruptcy  Press of Atlantic City

Taxpayers may be on the hook for more than $2 million in loans made through state economic development programs as a result of the bankruptcy of Formica ...


Cobinhood Crypto Exchange Announces Bankruptcy, Community Spots Exit Scam  Ethereum World News

A famous Taiwan-based crypto exchange Cobinhood has filed for bankruptcy and afterwards allegedly pulled an exit scam. In April 2019, the associated ...


Davis-Besse owner takes next step in bankruptcy proceedings  Fremont News Messenger

CARROLL TOWNSHIP - FirstEnergy Solutions moved one step closer in its efforts to emerge from Chapter 11 bankruptcy, after a federal judge approved the ...


Wow Air Collapse Decimates Iceland’s Economy  Bloomberg

It's not often that an entire economy is thrown off course by a single corporate event. But that's what appears to have happened in Iceland.


David's Bridal downgraded months after emerging from bankruptcy  Retail Dive

UPDATE: May 21, 2019: In an emailed statement, a David's Bridal spokesperson said of the S&P Global downgrade, "Under its new management team, David's ...


Contractor for pool project files for bankruptcy  Newsday

A contractor that North Hempstead Town hired to renovate the pool at Clinton G. Martin Park has filed for bankruptcy almost a week after town officials began ...


Crypto exchange Cobinhood files for bankruptcy in alleged exit scam  CryptoSlate

Cobinhood, a well-known Taiwanese cryptocurrency exchange, allegedly pulled an exit scam after filing for bankruptcy. The exchange's associated company ...


Drilling Company Hilltop Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy  Wall Street Journal

Hilltop Energy LLC, a money-losing Texas oil and gas drilling company, filed for bankruptcy Thursday with a “prepackaged” plan that hands ownership to ...


California Governor Pushes to Limit PG&E’s Bankruptcy Extension  Wall Street Journal

California Gov. Gavin Newsom is asking a bankruptcy judge to keep PG&E Corp. on a short leash, requesting a cap on how long the state's largest utility has to ...


Tesla may avert bankruptcy, but it will still need $1 billion in cash  Yahoo Finance

Tesla (TSLA) CEO Elon Musk should keep the phone line open with his banker buddies. “We believe Tesla will have to raise another $1 billion in capital,” ...


Aspen Club declares Chapter 11 bankruptcy  Glenwood Springs Post Independent

Plagued by litigation, liens and millions of dollars in lingering debts, The Aspen Club & Spa declared Chapter 11 bankruptcy on Thursday in Denver. The move ...


NEMF Prepares for Six-Week Bankruptcy Auction  Wall Street Journal

New England Motor Freight Inc. is preparing a six-week process to sell off more than 1,000 semi-tractors and some 4,000 trailers in the largest bankruptcy ...


Fourth-largest coal producer in the US files for bankruptcy  Ars Technica

Cloud Peak Energy, the US' fourth-largest coal mining company, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy late last week as the company missed an extension deadline to ...


Taxi Drivers Driven To Bankruptcy Over Medallion Loans  pymnts.com

Taxi Bubble Bankruptcy News: High medallion prices and costly loans are to blame for the problems New York City taxi drivers are having, not Uber and Lyft.


Oil Rises But Some Drillers Are Filing For A Second Bankruptcy  Yahoo Finance

Higher oil prices have improved the finances of many U.S. oil companies, but not everyone in the shale patch is profiting, and some have even filed for a second ...


A Major Coal Company Went Bust. Its Bankruptcy Filing Shows That It Was Funding Climate Change Denialism.  The Intercept

Cloud Peak Energy gave contributions to leading think tanks that have attacked the link between the burning of fossil fuels and climate change.


Harvey Weinstein’s Former Studio Seeks Liquidation in Bankruptcy Court  The New York Times

Harvey Weinstein's former movie studio is seeking to liquidate in bankruptcy, a final blow to a prestigious Hollywood institution that imploded when Mr. Weinstein ...


Sex Abuse Scandal May Drive Boy Scouts of America to Bankruptcy  Fortune

The Boy Scouts of America is considering filing for bankruptcy as the scope of a sex abuse scandal becomes clear.


All The Takeaways From Cloud Peak's First Week Of Bankruptcy  Wyoming Public Media

Back in November, Cloud Peak Energy announced it would consider significant changes to its business. At the time, it was weighted down by nearly $400.


Hamilton Applebee's bankruptcy filing ends lawsuit claiming black customers were ignored  Cincinnati.com

A federal lawsuit that accused an Applebee's restaurant in Hamilton of ignoring black customers was dismissed last week, a few weeks after a defendant notified ...


It could become easier for people with student debt to file for bankruptcy  CNBC

Lawmakers could make it easier for student loan borrowers to cancel their debt in bankruptcy. The bill, which is supported by 14 Democrats, one Republican and ...


Drugmaker Insys shares tank after saying opioid lawsuits may force it into bankruptcy  CNBC

Insys Therapeutics shares tanked Monday morning after the company said it may have to file for bankruptcy because it can't afford legal costs related to a ...


North Dakota’s Triangle Petroleum Files for Bankruptcy  Wall Street Journal

Triangle Petroleum Corp. , which has interests in North Dakota's energy and commercial real-estate markets, filed for bankruptcy Wednesday with a ...


EdgeMarc files for bankruptcy and blames Energy Transfer explosion; Energy Transfer says it was 'an act of God'  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The Revolution Pipeline was supposed to be the way out for EdgeMarc's gas. When the pipeline exploded, the gas was trapped. And so EdgeMarc.


LifeCare long-term care hospitals file for bankruptcy  ModernHealthcare.com

LifeCare Holdings, a Plano, Texas-based operator of long-term acute-care hospitals, filed for bankruptcy on Monday in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Wilmington, Del.


Elizabeth Warren: Let Student Loans Be Discharged In Bankruptcy  Forbes

Will you be able to discharge your student loans in bankruptcy? Elizabeth Warren hopes so. Here's what you need to know. The Student Borrower Bankruptcy ...


Kona Grill files for bankruptcy protection  Restaurant Business Online

The company closed an additional 15 locations and is up for sale, blaming overly aggressive growth, cost cuts and a stock buyback for its.


Saco food distributor files for bankruptcy  Press Herald

A Saco frozen food distributor plans to reorganize under bankruptcy protection following a dispute with a major supplier. Sure Winner Foods, which has operated ...


PG&E Judge Wary of Push for Official Voice for Ratepayers in Bankruptcy Court  Wall Street Journal

PG&E Corp. ratepayers Thursday faced tough questioning from a bankruptcy judge as they sought to gain an official voice in the California utility's bankruptcy.


One way to tackle the student loan crisis: bankruptcy court  The Washington Post

Why is student loan debt treated differently than all other consumer debt?


Involuntary bankruptcy sought for Westmoreland County company  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Three former employees and two vendors of an idled Westmoreland County industrial torch company are seeking its financial reorganization through an ...


Drilling company files for bankruptcy, citing pipeline explosion  The Times

A local shale drilling company filed for bankruptcy Wednesday, saying the Revolution Pipeline explosion in Center Township last year has left the company ...


Bankruptcy law: Joe Biden vs. Elizabeth Warren  Vox.com

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) was the first Democratic 2020 hopeful to take a direct swing at former Vice President Joe Biden since he got into the race, ...


Faraday Future is working with ‘a bankruptcy legend’ to stave off collapse  The Verge

The troubled EV startup announced a new restructuring plan this week, which includes millions of dollars in short-term financing from an infamous bankruptcy ...


Some LuLaRoe sellers are going bankrupt  Vox.com

LuLaRoe claims to offer financial freedom. But some sellers are filing for bankruptcy instead.


Weatherford set to file for bankruptcy  MarketWatch

Weatherford International Ltd. WFT said it expects to file for chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, citing industry conditions and company-specific issues. The...


GE's subprime mortgage unit files for bankruptcy  CNN

General Electric is trying to put its sins from the financial crisis behind it.


Cincinnati landlord files for bankruptcy, owes $579,000 to city  WCPO

John Klosterman, a longtime Sedamsville landlord beset by staggering debts and accusations he preyed on female tenants, claimed in a Monday bankruptcy ...


Sungard Speeds Through Bankruptcy in Under 24 Hours  Wall Street Journal

Bankruptcy's version of the 'rocket docket' returned to a Westchester courthouse Thursday as IT services provider Sungard Availability Services LP secured final ...


Shale boom belies oil patch pain amid Weatherford bankruptcy  WorldOil

Oil prices are back up again and the U.S. has become the world's largest producer and only three years on from a slump in the market. Yet the pain continues for ...


Amid litigation, former Testy Fest operator files for bankruptcy  Missoulian

The former operator of the Testicle Festival, who had been scheduled to be in court last week to discuss damages stemming from a fatal accident after the event ...


Shale Boom Belies Oil Patch Pain Amid Series of Bankruptcies  Bloomberg

Three years on from a slump in the oil market, prices are back up again and the U.S. has become the world's largest producer. Yet the pain continues for some ...


LifeCare Hospitals declare bankruptcy  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

New LifeCare Hospitals LLC of Plano, Texas, filed for bankruptcy on Tuesday, affecting 17 facilities in nine states, including ones in Bellevue, Wilkinsburg and ...


The 411 On Chapter 12 Bankruptcy | Agweb.com  AgWeb

For farmers facing consecutive years of low profits or a devasting event that left them upside down on large loans, the options can seem dismal. What is the best ...


Cloud Peak Energy Races Towards Bankruptcy  Sightline Institute

Cloud Peak Energy, the Powder River Basin coal giant, has filed for bankruptcy.The move comes as little surprise. Stockholders face...


Tim Ryan introduces bill to change priorities in bankruptcy code  WKBN.com

According to the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation, about 146000 pensioners suffered from benefit cuts in 2016 when an employee filed for bankruptcy.


Jennifer Lopez-Backed Fuse Media Files for Bankruptcy  Wall Street Journal

Fuse Media, a cable company whose investors include Jennifer Lopez, filed for bankruptcy reorganization after missing a deadline to make a bond interest ...


Good News for Debtor Counsel: Ruling Allows Reimbursement in Bankruptcy Cases | Texas Lawyer  Law.com

A recent U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit ruling will benefit access to justice for low-income people who seek Chapter 13 bankruptcy relief, and the ...


Frac Sand Producer In Wisconsin Faces Bankruptcy As Industry Shifts  Wisconsin Public Radio News

A major frac sand producer in Wisconsin is facing bankruptcy while a market analyst predicts that up to 75 percent of mines in Wisconsin might have to close due ...


Cloud Peak Energy Voluntarily Files For Bankruptcy  Wyoming Public Media

One of the largest domestic coal companies has voluntarily filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. Cloud Peak Energy warned of its financial problems in November.


Insys says it may be forced to file for bankruptcy due to litigation cash crunch  Reuters

(Reuters) - Insys Therapeutics Inc said on Friday that a cash crunch resulting from legal costs related to a U.S. Justice Department probe into sales practices for ...


The company behind Laundroid files for bankruptcy  TechCrunch

At the end of the day, Laundroid amounted to little more than a fun show demo. The device was a bit silly and prohibitively large and expensive for most to ...


Mortgage borrowers win protection in Ditech bankruptcy, Ditech fights back  HousingWire

The long and winding saga of Ditech's bankruptcy continues, as the U.S. Trustee grants a request to create a committee to protect consumer interests in the ...


Wisconsin Farmer Tells Fox News Suicides, Bankruptcy Rising in Rural U.S. Amid China Trade War  Newsweek

A National Farmers Union executive and Wisconsin dairy farmer ridiculed Trump's ongoing trade war with China, warning of increased financial stress and ...


As Payless wades through bankruptcy again, creditors say hedge fund may be to blame  USA TODAY

Payless ShoeSource finds itself in another bankruptcy battle, and creditors say the hedge fund that controls the retailer may be to blame.


Anka Behavioral Health files for bankruptcy protection  San Francisco Chronicle

Anka Behavioral Health, an East Bay nonprofit that provides residential treatment and mental health services at 29 centers throughout California, has filed for ...


Tarantino Doc, Held Up by Weinstein Bankruptcy, to Screen at Cannes  Hollywood Reporter

Director Tara Wood will screen her documentary 'QT8,' on Tarantino's first eight films, before number nine, 'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood,' premieres ...


Astria Health and its biggest lender have different takes on bankruptcy, reorganization  Yakima Herald-Republic

In January, Lapis Advisers LP loaned Astria Health $10 million.


Sell MGT Capital Investments Before Bankruptcy  Seeking Alpha

MGT Capital Investments, Inc. is a bitcoin and blockchain technologies company with offices in Durham, North Carolina. The company has been changing ...


PledgeMusic Sale Falls Through, Bankruptcy Imminent  Variety

A planned sale of troubled direct-to-fan music marketplace PledgeMusic has fallen through and the company will go into bankruptcy soon.


Katko, Democrats: Student loan debt should be eligible for bankruptcy relief  syracuse.com

GOP Rep. John Katko joins with Elizabeth Warren, Jerry Nadler on bill to forgive student debt.


Struggling oilfield service company Weatherford to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy  Chron.com

The oilfield services company Weatherford International has entered into an agreement with its top creditors that will allow the company to file for a ...


USA Gymnastics bankruptcy case: abuse survivors fight for restitution  Vox.com

Athletes say Larry Nassar was just one abuser of many. A bankruptcy case could be their chance to hold USA Gymnastics accountable.


Pensioner could be forced into bankruptcy as Premier League club Wolves win copyright claim  Yahoo Sports

Peter Davies claims he created the existing club badge as a school boy and has since filed a copyright complaint.


Kona Grill in Carmel remains open as corporation files for bankruptcy reorganization  Indianapolis Star

Kona Grill has closed 15 restaurants and has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy.


Yakima hospital facing significant financial challenges, Astria Health bankruptcy filings show  Yakima Herald-Republic

Astria Health, including several affiliated companies, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Monday, saying the move would allow it to protect operations in ...


Sungard bankruptcy: Private equity ‘vultures’ surrender Philly-area tech firm to hedge fund 'bottom dwellers’  Philly.com

As planned, the private-equity companies that owned Wayne-based Sungard Availability Services on Wednesday night asked the federal bankruptcy court in ...


PG&E profits drop drastically because of Camp Fire, bankruptcy  San Francisco Chronicle

PG&E Corp.'s profits have taken a huge hit because of the Camp Fire and the company's related decision to file for bankruptcy protection. The parent company ...


Hut Airport Shuttle files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, poised to sell for $2.5 million  Statesman Journal

Hut Airport Shuttle is poised to sell to a competitor for $2.5 million amid Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings, nearly five decades after the business started ...


Time the RBI moved afresh on bankruptcy  Economic Times

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) should swiftly come out with its revised directive on the resolution of stressed assets, given that the country direly needs the ...


GE's WMC Mortgage unit, felled by financial crisis, files Chapter 11 bankruptcy  Reuters

(Reuters) - General Electric Co on Tuesday put the remnants of its WMC Mortgage unit into bankruptcy, 11 days after paying a $1.5 billion U.S. fine over ...


Weatherford plans to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection to eliminate $5.8B in debt  Houston Business Journal

Weatherford has been working to divest assets over the past year or so, and the company recently asked shareholders to approve a reverse stock split in an ...


Pier 1 Imports may be headed toward bankruptcy, S&P warns  USA TODAY

Home goods retailer Pier 1 Imports is careening toward a potential bankruptcy restructuring, according to a major credit rating agency.


Campus Den sports apparel bankruptcy: What it means for Michigan chain's stores, employees  Lansing State Journal

LANSING -- A bankruptcy filing for a Michigan-based sports apparel chain won't affect its 16 locations statewide, including two at Lansing-area malls, officials ...


Georgia's largest solar energy firm files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy  Atlanta Business Chronicle

Founded in 2009, Hannah Solar describes itself as "Georgia's largest turn-key engineering, procurement and construction solar firm."


MoviePass rival Sinemia says it's under 'pending' FTC investigation and files for bankruptcy  Business Insider

The MoviePass rival Sinemia filed for bankruptcy and said it was shutting down US operations. It also said it was under investigation by the FTC.


MediaNews offers to buy Reading Eagle out of bankruptcy | News  witf.org

(Reading) -- A news media company with a history of taking over struggling newspapers and then cutting jobs has offered to buy the Reading Eagle out of ...


Ninth Circuit Backs Bankruptcy Plan for Company With Marijuana Ties | The Recorder  Law.com

Over the objections of the U.S. Department of Justice, a federal appeals court on Thursday backed the bankruptcy filing of a real estate holding company that has ...


South Arkansas bankruptcies for the week ended Tuesday, May 14  Magnoliareporter

South Arkansas bankruptcies for the week ended Tuesday, May 14, according to the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Arkansas.


Kona Grill files for bankruptcy after firing the CEO and accusing him of driving the restaurant chain into the ground  mySA

Kona Grill's legal battle with its former CEO is getting hotter than a scoop of wasabi. On January 28, ex-CEO James Kuhn filed a lawsuit in Maryland against the ...


Shopko, Sun Capital propose $15 million payment to settle claim of improper dividend payments  Green Bay Press Gazette

Shopko and Sun Capital have proposed a $15 million payment to settle claims Sun Capital took $67 million in dividends and fees when retailer was insolvent.


SF wants to pierce PG&E’s bankruptcy shield to resolve power delivery dispute  San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco wants the judge overseeing Pacific Gas & Electric Co.'s bankruptcy to lower the legal shield preventing the city from moving ahead with claims ...


After bankruptcy, what’s next for Easton’s Weyerbacher Brewing?  Allentown Morning Call

On Monday, Weyerbacher Brewing Co. filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy as the company tries to clean up its debt and jump-start profitability. So what's next for ...