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Financial institutions, funds, bondholders and major corporations routinely turn to Chadbourne to help them manage their exposure to financially troubled companies. We have achieved a dependable record of success in helping our clients deal with the very complex judgment calls that go into maximizing creditor recovery in troubled business settings. 

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The Second Circuit has answered the question that many issuers, indenture trustees and noteholders have struggled with over the last couple of years—what actions (in connection...
The US coal industry is being forced by competition from natural gas and renewable energy to “right size.” At least part of the right sizing will be done through the bankruptcy...
The recent decision of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York (the “S.D.N.Y.”) related to the restructuring efforts of Caesars Entertainment...


There has been a lot of discussion, by both the courts and practitioners, regarding whether the bankruptcy court, as part of a chapter 11 plan, can release a third party from...
On May 26, 2015, the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) decided Wellness International Network, Ltd. v. Sharif—another case addressing issues raised in the wake of the...
When a defendant in a lawsuit files for bankruptcy, the bankruptcy court will not necessarily have jurisdiction over the pending litigation. The court must determine that the case...
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