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Viansa files plan for bankruptcy
A second amended Chapter 11 plan for reorganization for 360 Global Wine Company, the parent company of Viansa Winery (360 Viansa, LLC) in Sonoma Valley was filed recently in United States Bankruptcy Court, District of Nevada. (Thu, 01 Nov 2007 00:16:54 GMT)

A Viable Alternative to Bankruptcy
(ARA) - If you're carrying thousands of dollars in credit card debt, struggling to pay the rent every month and getting calls from collections agencies, you might be considering bankruptcy. Yet for almost all circumstances, a good financial advisor will tell you that's the last thing you should do. (Thu, 01 Nov 2007 06:13:44 GMT)

A Viable Alternative to Bankruptcy
(ARA) - If you're carrying thousands of dollars in credit card debt, struggling to pay the rent every month and getting calls from collections agencies, you might be considering bankruptcy. Yet for almost all circumstances, a good financial advisor will tell you that's the last thing you should do. (Thu, 01 Nov 2007 06:13:44 GMT)

Debt Greater Than Expected in Bankruptcy Case
LANCASTER, Pa. -- Official bankruptcy papers were filed for Personal Finance Management. News 8's Consumer Reporter Brian Roche has been following the sudden shutdown of Personal Finance Management since its owner Wesley Snyder closed the door of the company six weeks ago. (Thu, 01 Nov 2007 13:55:42 GMT)

Yukos bankruptcy receiver to appeal Dutch court's ruling
MOSCOW, November 1 (RIA Novosti) - Yukos's bankruptcy receiver will appeal against the ruling of an Amsterdam court against the sale of Netherlands-based Yukos Finance B.V., a spokesman said on Thursday. (Thu, 01 Nov 2007 18:20:34 GMT)

Bank seeks additional $2.7 million from Enron in bankruptcy case
Associated Press - November 1, 2007 5:25 PM ET WASHINGTON (AP) - Standard Chartered Bank is demanding that Enron's bankruptcy estate pay an additional $2.7 million as part of a... (Thu, 01 Nov 2007 21:28:32 GMT)

Bank seeks additional $2.7 million from Enron in bankruptcy case
WASHINGTON (AP) - Standard Chartered Bank is demanding that Enron's bankruptcy estate pay an additional $2.7 million as part of a settlement. That money would join $24.5 million the British bank has already received. (Thu, 01 Nov 2007 21:45:02 GMT)

Chicago builder Neumann Homes files for bankruptcy
CHICAGO (AP) - Neumann Homes Inc. has filed for Chapter Eleven bankruptcy protection, ten days after it said it was being forced to do so by the falloff in housing demand. (Thu, 01 Nov 2007 22:21:22 GMT)

Chicago Builder Neumann Homes Files For Bankruptcy
Neumann Homes Inc. files for Chapter Eleven bankruptcy protection, 10 days after it said it was being forced to do so by the falloff in housing demand. (Thu, 01 Nov 2007 23:56:18 GMT)

Bankruptcy and Debt Relief Law Firm Busby & Contreras Agree to Disagree with the Financial Advice of Radio Personality ...
The Attorneys Caution Listeners to do Their Own Research and Learn More about Debt Reduction and Bankruptcy Law (PRWeb Nov 2, 2007) (Fri, 02 Nov 2007 07:09:00 GMT)

Neumann Homes files for bankruptcy
Warrenville-based Neumann Homes Inc. filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Thursday, the biggest financial collapse in the Chicago area due to the slowdown in housing sales. (Fri, 02 Nov 2007 09:03:36 GMT)

Area bankruptcy filings increase 24% for month
Bankruptcy filings in northwest Ohio increased again last month, rising 24 percent to 504 from the same month a year ago. (Fri, 02 Nov 2007 10:06:28 GMT)

Analyse Settlements & Negotiation Strategies with Creditors in Bankruptcy Situations
DUBLIN, Ireland----Research and Markets has announced the addition of "Settlements & Negotiation Strategies with Creditors in Bankruptcy Situations: Video Leadership Seminar with John Campbell of Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle LLP " to their offering. (Fri, 02 Nov 2007 10:30:00 GMT)

A Viable Alternative to Bankruptcy
(ARA) - If you're carrying thousands of dollars in credit card debt, struggling to pay the rent every month and getting calls from collections agencies, you might be considering bankruptcy. Yet for almost all circumstances, a good financial advisor will tell you that's the last thing you should do. (Fri, 02 Nov 2007 14:53:16 GMT)

UQAM closer to the edge of bankruptcy: auditor general
Quebec's auditor general is warning that one of the province's largest universities is on the brink of bankruptcy because of bad management and a pair of expensive expansion projects. (Fri, 02 Nov 2007 16:21:52 GMT)

Judge Scolds Diocese, Dismisses Bankruptcy Case
A federal bankruptcy judge has agreed to dismiss a bankruptcy case filed by the Catholic diocese of San Diego. (Fri, 02 Nov 2007 17:02:00 GMT)

Delphi Seeks to Extend Bankruptcy Loan
Delphi Corp. is seeking court approval to extend its $4.5 billion bankruptcy loan into next year to give it more time to exit Chapter 11 protection after changing the terms of its reorganization plan. (Fri, 02 Nov 2007 17:22:20 GMT)

Judge dismisses S.D. diocese bankruptcy case
SAN DIEGO - A federal bankruptcy judge has agreed to dismiss a bankruptcy case filed by the Catholic diocese of San Diego. The request was part of a $198 million settlement reached in September between the church and 144 people who say they were sexually abused by priests. (Fri, 02 Nov 2007 18:23:34 GMT)

Chicago builder Neumann Homes files for bankruptcy
Neumann Homes Inc. has filed for Chapter Eleven bankruptcy protection, ten days after it said it was being forced to do so by the falloff in housing demand. (Fri, 02 Nov 2007 22:19:03 GMT)

Pope gets permission to file U.S. bankruptcy
Pope & Talbot Inc. received permission from a Canadian court Friday to file bankruptcy in the United States. (Fri, 02 Nov 2007 22:19:33 GMT)

Nudist Resort Owners File For Bankruptcy Protection
The owners of a Palm Springs nudist resort file for bankruptcy protection, according to federal court papers. (Sat, 03 Nov 2007 01:42:04 GMT)

Neumann Homes files for bankruptcy
Neumann Homes filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Thursday in U.S. District Court, Chicago. (Sat, 03 Nov 2007 09:28:21 GMT)

A Viable Alternative to Bankruptcy
(ARA) - If you're carrying thousands of dollars in credit card debt, struggling to pay the rent every month and getting calls from collections agencies, you might be considering bankruptcy. Yet for almost all circumstances, a good financial advisor will tell you that's the last thing you should do. (Sat, 03 Nov 2007 11:28:34 GMT)

If charges of bankruptcy are true, Perrie, Barry responsible
A topic of conversation has been why the large (PAC-paid-for) ads in the paper, intimate that the city of Ellensburg may be headed for bankruptcy. (Sat, 03 Nov 2007 14:14:17 GMT)

A Viable Alternative to Bankruptcy
(ARA) - If you're carrying thousands of dollars in credit card debt, struggling to pay the rent every month and getting calls from collections agencies, you might be considering bankruptcy. Yet for almost all circumstances, a good financial advisor will tell you that's the last thing you should do. (Sun, 04 Nov 2007 14:36:50 GMT)

Troubled Tradex may be forced into bankruptcy
Investigators for the Swiss Federal Banking Commission have recommended the Swiss government place Tradex Swiss AG, a foreign exchange trading shop operating out of Boston, into bankruptcy, according to a report and sworn statements filed in Suffolk Superior Court. (Mon, 05 Nov 2007 05:01:01 GMT)

Prime Development forced into Chapter 7 bankruptcy
Four Illinois creditors have forced Metro East home builder Prime Development Inc. into involuntary bankruptcy. (Mon, 05 Nov 2007 05:01:31 GMT)

Plaza Square Apartments avoids foreclosure, files for bankruptcy
The owner of Plaza Square Apartments has filed for bankruptcy. (Mon, 05 Nov 2007 05:01:41 GMT)

If charges of bankruptcy are true, Perrie, Barry responsible
A topic of conversation has been why the large (PAC-paid-for) ads in the paper, intimate that the city of Ellensburg may be headed for bankruptcy. (Mon, 05 Nov 2007 07:42:16 GMT)

A Viable Alternative to Bankruptcy
(ARA) - If you're carrying thousands of dollars in credit card debt, struggling to pay the rent every month and getting calls from collections agencies, you might be considering bankruptcy. Yet for almost all circumstances, a good financial advisor will tell you that's the last thing you should do. (Mon, 05 Nov 2007 09:16:21 GMT)

No relief after bankruptcy error
An Aberdeen businessman wrongly made bankrupt more than four years ago is still waiting for justice. (Mon, 05 Nov 2007 12:12:13 GMT)

Bankruptcy filings soared in Arizona in October
More Arizonans filed for bankruptcy protection in October than in any prior month this year, as the weak housing market and tighter lending conditions exerted a toll on consumers. (Mon, 05 Nov 2007 13:54:34 GMT)

Bankruptcy levels have risen slightly in Scotland amid warnings that the global credit crunch and higher interest ...
The clothes may have changed, and women are now admitted, but one of the oldest sporting clubs in Scotland celebrated its 125th anniversary last night, as it always does - with a quiet game of skittles. (Mon, 05 Nov 2007 14:26:35 GMT)

Delphi asks bankruptcy court to delay hearing
CHICAGO, Nov 5 - Auto parts maker Delphi Corp said on Monday that it had asked a U.S. bankruptcy court to reschedule a hearing that had been planned for Nov. 8 after its statutory committees had filed objections to its reorganization plan. (Mon, 05 Nov 2007 14:59:06 GMT)

Salander-O'Reilly Galleries Owner Files Bankruptcy (Update2)
Nov. 5 (Bloomberg) -- Lawrence Salander, an owner of the Salander-O'Reilly Galleries LLC, filed for personal bankruptcy protection as did his wife, citing creditor claims of at least $50 million as New York prosecutors investigate his business. (Mon, 05 Nov 2007 17:22:20 GMT)

Delphi wants to postpone bankruptcy hearing
DETROIT — Auto-parts supplier Delphi Corp. has asked a U.S. bankruptcy court to delay one of its reorganization hearings so it can respond to objections raised by creditors and investors, the company said today. (Mon, 05 Nov 2007 21:04:25 GMT)

Salander-O'Reilly Galleries Owner Files Bankruptcy (Update3)
Nov. 5 (Bloomberg) -- Lawrence Salander, an owner of Salander-O'Reilly Galleries LLC, filed for personal bankruptcy protection, claiming he and his wife have debts of at least $50 million as New York prosecutors are investigating his business. (Mon, 05 Nov 2007 22:05:53 GMT)

Considering bankruptcy due to rising mortgage rates?
HARRISON -Are you considering filing bankruptcy as a way to protect your home from rising mortgage interest rates? If so, we want to hear your story. The Journal News is looking for readers who have filed, or are considering filing, for bankruptcy in the sub-prime mortgage crisis. (Mon, 05 Nov 2007 23:46:41 GMT)

Art Dealer Files for Bankruptcy, Delaying Suits Against Him
The owner of Salander-O?Reilly Galleries, who had been facing a barrage of fraud lawsuits, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. (Tue, 06 Nov 2007 04:11:56 GMT)

Westmoreland bar owner again seeks bankruptcy
The owner of a Ligonier Township bar and restaurant, who has been in financial trouble since the 1990s, has filed for bankruptcy again, citing debts of up to $1 million. (Tue, 06 Nov 2007 05:11:59 GMT)

Notify lender of bankruptcy
The Bankruptcy Adviser advises a reader who wants to finance a car in the midst of filing Chapter 7. (Tue, 06 Nov 2007 11:00:00 GMT)

Bankruptcy filings shed light on foreclosure tactics
As record numbers of homeowners default on their mortgages, questionable practices among lenders are coming to light in bankruptcy courts, leading some legal specialists to contend that companies instigating foreclosures may be taking advantage of borrowers. (Tue, 06 Nov 2007 11:10:39 GMT)

City builder closes after bankruptcy
A Fort Wayne homebuilding company that filed for bankruptcy last month has closed its doors, the firm’s attorney said. (Tue, 06 Nov 2007 11:18:18 GMT)

Salander Files Bankruptcy, Delays Lawsuits
"Lawrence B. Salander, the embattled Manhattan art dealer whose gallery was ordered locked by a State Supreme Court justice last month, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on Friday. (Tue, 06 Nov 2007 14:03:18 GMT)

Lawmakers Wiegh Mortgage Bankruptcy Bill
U.S. House Democrats and Republicans are still negotiating a possible compromise on legislation that would give bankruptcy judges more flexibility to alter mortgage terms for borrowers facing foreclosure. (Tue, 06 Nov 2007 16:32:47 GMT)

Twinkie Maker Files Bankruptcy Exit Plan
Just days before a bankruptcy court showdown with its largest union, Interstate Bakeries Corp. has filed a reorganization plan for ending more than three years of bankruptcy. (Tue, 06 Nov 2007 23:22:03 GMT)

IBC argues for its rights in bankruptcy court battle for control of company
Interstate Bakeries Corp., battling a consortium vying for control of the company, argues in lengthy legal filings that a bankruptcy judge should instead bless its plans to move forward. (Wed, 07 Nov 2007 06:20:19 GMT)

Antioch faces bankruptcy crisis head on
While the courts and lenders deal with the aftermath of Neumann Homes' decision to file bankruptcy, Antioch is attempting to assist hundreds of affected people. (Wed, 07 Nov 2007 06:31:41 GMT)

Interstate files plan to rise out of bankruptcy oven
Associated Press KANSAS CITY: Just days before a bankruptcy court showdown with its largest union, Interstate Bakeries Corp. has filed a reorganization plan for ending more than three years of bankruptcy. (Wed, 07 Nov 2007 06:41:35 GMT)

Place Yer Bets: Handicapping The Columbia Aircraft Bankruptcy Auction
In A Surprise, Oddsmakers Install Cirrus As Slight Favorite In a modest surprise, oddsmakers in Las Vegas have installed Cirrus and their backers from Arcapita as slight favorites to come out on top in the November 27 bankruptcy auction for the assets of Columbia Aircraft Manufacturing. (Wed, 07 Nov 2007 10:13:11 GMT)

Obama to unveil middle-class plan this a.m. in Iowa: tax cuts, bankruptcy reform
Bettendorf, Ia – Barack Obama here this morning is expected to unroll a middle class plan that would provide tax cuts, guarantee worker sick days, reform bankruptcy laws and provide thousands of dollars in tax credits each year to families for education. (Wed, 07 Nov 2007 13:10:28 GMT)

Iqon seeks bankruptcy protection
THE IRISH HIGH COURT has appointed an examiner to Iqon Technologies, a Dundalk-based company which currently provides jobs for more than 100 people and has liabilities of €7.5 million. Examinership is Ireland's equivalent of US Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. (Wed, 07 Nov 2007 14:05:00 GMT)

Baking firm files bankruptcy plan
Loaves of Wonder Bread line a grocery store shelf. Interstate Bakeries Corp., maker of Hostess Twinkies and Wonder Bread, has filed a reorganization plan for ending more than three years of bankruptcy. (Wed, 07 Nov 2007 14:13:17 GMT)

A Viable Alternative to Bankruptcy
(ARA) - If you're carrying thousands of dollars in credit card debt, struggling to pay the rent every month and getting calls from collections agencies, you might be considering bankruptcy. Yet for almost all circumstances, a good financial advisor will tell you that's the last thing you should do. (Wed, 07 Nov 2007 14:25:31 GMT)

Federal-Mogul on speedy track to exit bankruptcy
PHILADELPHIA -- A federal judge said Wednesday she soon will approve Federal-Mogul Corp.'s Chapter 11 plan, setting up the company for a fast exit from bankruptcy. (Wed, 07 Nov 2007 17:40:43 GMT)

UPDATE: US Rep Chabot: Deal On Mtge Bankruptcy Bill 'Blew Up'
WASHINGTON -(Dow Jones)- U.S. Rep. Steve Chabot, R-Ohio, said a deal with Democrats over legislation that would allow bankruptcy judges to alter the terms of mortgages for borrowers in the foreclosure process "blew up" several hours before a House panel was set to vote on the measure Wednesday. (Thu, 08 Nov 2007 00:56:27 GMT)

Bankruptcy judge approves IBC financing plan
Interstate Bakeries Corp. appears headed toward the final chapter of its reorganization with the approval Wednesday of $400 million in post-bankruptcy financing. (Thu, 08 Nov 2007 07:51:37 GMT)

U.S. trustee files objections in Pharmed bankruptcy case
While a celebrated Coral Gables restaurant partly owned by the de Céspedes brothers has closed down, the U.S. Trustee filed papers in court objecting to the sale of a drug manufacturer owned by the brothers as part of the bankruptcy proceedings for Pharmed Group. (Thu, 08 Nov 2007 08:05:45 GMT)

Court to examine Yukos bankruptcy procedure completion on Nov. 12
MOSCOW, November 8 (RIA Novosti) - The Moscow Arbitration Court said on Thursday it would examine on November 12 a petition from the Yukos bankruptcy administrator to end the oil company's liquidation proceedings. (Thu, 08 Nov 2007 09:50:32 GMT)

Bankruptcy Court approves IBC's reorganization plan
Interstate Bakeries Corporation has announced that the Bankruptcy Court has approved its motion to enter into an agreement with Silver Point Finance to provide the company with up to $400 million in exit financing upon IBCs emergence from Chapter 11. (Thu, 08 Nov 2007 11:00:11 GMT)

Bankruptcy Law Backfires on Banks as Foreclosures Offset Gains
Nov. 8 (Bloomberg) -- Washington Mutual Inc. got what it wanted in 2005: A revised bankruptcy code that no longer lets people walk away from credit card bills. (Thu, 08 Nov 2007 12:21:33 GMT)

SCO vs. Novell: The Bankruptcy Wars
The first blows are exchanged in SCO's newest legal arena: the bankruptcy court. (Thu, 08 Nov 2007 12:28:15 GMT)

Avoiding Bankruptcy: What Every Consumer Should Know
With U.S. bankruptcy filings up more than 40% this year, Americans 62 years old and older should realize they may be able to avoid bankruptcy by applying for a reverse mortgage loan. (Thu, 08 Nov 2007 12:30:00 GMT)

Interstate Bakeries files plan for getting out of bankruptcy
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Only days before a bankruptcy court showdown with its largest union, Interstate Bakeries Corp. has filed a reorganization plan for ending more than three years of bankruptcy. (Thu, 08 Nov 2007 13:52:38 GMT)

Bankruptcy Law Backfires as Foreclosures Offset Gains (Update1)
Nov. 8 (Bloomberg) -- Washington Mutual Inc. got what it wanted in 2005: A revised bankruptcy code that no longer lets people walk away from credit card bills. (Thu, 08 Nov 2007 16:21:13 GMT)

Hoboken Wood Flooring Files Bankruptcy
Hoboken Wood Flooring LLC, the largest independent distributor of hardwood flooring in the U.S., has filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy and will liquidate its assets. (Thu, 08 Nov 2007 17:49:00 GMT)

Alitalia Risks Bankruptcy if Sale Fails
Italy's largest airline, Alitalia SpA, could have to file for bankruptcy in a few months if government attempts to sell a controlling stake fail, the country's transport minister said Thursday. (Thu, 08 Nov 2007 20:03:32 GMT)

Levitz Again Seeks Bankruptcy Protection
Home furnishings retailer Levitz Furniture said Thursday it filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in an effort to stay in business despite a lack of cash. (Thu, 08 Nov 2007 23:05:33 GMT)

Levitz Furniture files for bankruptcy
The home furnishings company files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy for the second time in two years. (Thu, 08 Nov 2007 23:31:00 GMT)

Levitz seeks bankruptcy protection again
Home furnishings retailer Levitz Furniture filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Thursday in an effort to stay in business despite a lack of cash. (Fri, 09 Nov 2007 00:42:41 GMT)

InPhonic Seeks Bankruptcy Protection During Its Sale
InPhonic, which sells wireless products and services, sought bankruptcy protection after it agreed to be bought by a private-equity firm. (Fri, 09 Nov 2007 06:05:55 GMT)

U.S. bankruptcy law revisions backfire on banks
The new bankruptcy laws are helping drive foreclosures to a record level as homeowners put credit card payments ahead of their mortgages. (Fri, 09 Nov 2007 06:35:18 GMT)

 Company winding up and bankruptcy petition court statistics - third quarter 2007
The Ministry of Justice today publishes statistics for company winding up, and creditors' and debtors' bankruptcy petitions issued in the High Court and county courts of England and Wales during the third quarter of 2007. (Fri, 09 Nov 2007 09:55:26 GMT)

(AFX UK Focus) 2007-11-09 13:53 GMT: Bankruptcy Court extends hearing for Delphi Corp until Nov. 29
NEW YORK (Thomson Financial) - The Southern District of New York's Bankruptcy Court agreed to extend the bankruptcy hearing for Delphi Corp. until Nov. 29, the company said Friday. (Fri, 09 Nov 2007 14:20:51 GMT)

Levitt Unit Declares Bankruptcy
Levitt and Sons LLC, the homebuilding subsidiary of Levitt Corp., said Friday it filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. It made the filings in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Florida in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (Fri, 09 Nov 2007 22:51:46 GMT)

Seasons developer Levitt files for bankruptcy
Levitt & Sons, the Florida-based developer of two Seasons communities in north metro Atlanta, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Friday in Fort Lauderdale, leaving hundreds of Georgia homeowners and dozens of prospective homeowners hanging in the balance. [ Submit your comments below. ] The announcement late Friday capped weeks of uncertainty after Levitt stopped all construction work on its ... (Sat, 10 Nov 2007 00:40:18 GMT)

Levitt and Sons declares bankruptcy
Levitt and Sons, the home building unit of Levitt Corp, said on Friday that it had filed for bankruptcy protection in response to "unprecedented conditions in the homebuilding industry" that were "particularly sudden and steep" in Florida and the Southeast. (LEV) (BFF) (BBX) (Sat, 10 Nov 2007 00:50:17 GMT)

Levitt & Sons files for bankruptcy protection
Levitt Corp home-building unit Levitt & Sons said on Friday that it had filed for bankruptcy protection, reflecting the badly battered Florida market. (Sat, 10 Nov 2007 01:18:13 GMT)

Fee Fight Delays Lawyer's Discharge in Bankruptcy
Lawyer Elliot Gourvitz's bankruptcy is nearly over, now that a settlement has resolved most creditor claims and a trustee's action to block the discharges is resolved. But his largest unsecured creditor -- the firm that represented his former secretary in a discrimination suit -- is pressing a legal fees claim that must be resolved before the discharge is final. The firm will try to block the ... (Sat, 10 Nov 2007 05:10:30 GMT)

Builder Levitt and Sons files for bankruptcy
The 78-year-old homebuilder Levitt and Sons filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection late Friday afternoon, just before its parent company announced it would rid itself of the builder. (Sat, 10 Nov 2007 05:24:02 GMT)

Famed builder Levitt and Sons files for bankruptcy
Levitt and Sons of Fort Lauderdale on Friday became the nation's largest builder to file for bankruptcy as the housing market continues to crumble. (Sat, 10 Nov 2007 08:19:21 GMT)

Yorkville eatery for rich and glitzy eyes bankruptcy
Irrepressible restaurateur Michael Carlevale, owner of Prego della Piazza, has filed a notice of intent to declare bankruptcy. (Sat, 10 Nov 2007 09:47:34 GMT)

Management company files bankruptcy
The management company of a Conroe apartment complex in trouble with residents and the city has filed for bankruptcy after failing to pay creditors more than $4 million. (Sat, 10 Nov 2007 15:07:46 GMT)

Housing Slump Triggers Bankruptcy Surge
A troubled housing market continues to see bankruptcies one year after Betty's Homes Inc. filed bankruptcy. (Sun, 11 Nov 2007 08:24:18 GMT)

Builder's bankruptcy might mean no park
The New Lenox Park District may never get its five-acre park in the NeuFairfield subdivision. Boxes of uninstalled playground equipment have been returned, leaving mounds of dirt and an unpaved path on Hollywood Lane after Neumann Homes Inc., filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection last week. (Sun, 11 Nov 2007 10:25:32 GMT)

Shift in bankruptcy laws staggers mortgage holders
Washington Mutual Inc. got what it wanted in 2005: a revised bankruptcy code that no longer lets people walk away from credit card bills. (Sun, 11 Nov 2007 11:26:31 GMT)

Levitt residents feel caught in middle after bankruptcy
It's a beautiful fall Saturday in Spring, one of the Seasons neighborhoods in a community on Lake Lanier. (Sun, 11 Nov 2007 14:27:51 GMT)

New husband's bankruptcy secret much more damaging to trust than spouse's credit
A friend of mine recently got married to a guy after dating him for more than a year. Less than a month after the wedding, she found out he had lied about having no debt. He has more than $100,000 in debt that he had filed bankruptcy on without telling her. How is this going to affect her and them? (Sun, 11 Nov 2007 15:18:06 GMT)

Mobile Phone Retailer, Inphonic Files for Bankruptcy Protection
The internet based mobile phone retailer, InPhonic has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and agreed to sell most of its assets to an affiliate of Versa Capital Management, a Philadelphia based private equity firm. (Sun, 11 Nov 2007 15:49:33 GMT)

Frisco oil drilling firm back in bankruptcy
Discovery Energy LLC, a Frisco-based oil and gas exploration company, has voluntarily filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy protection. (Mon, 12 Nov 2007 05:00:26 GMT)

Bankruptcy filings hit Pay By Touch
Pay By Touch CEO and founder John Rogers has filed for personal bankruptcy amid a gathering storm of legal challenges from nervous investors, employees, and former executives. (Mon, 12 Nov 2007 05:00:56 GMT)

Fee Fight Delays Lawyer's Discharge in Bankruptcy
Lawyer Elliot Gourvitz's bankruptcy is nearly over, now that a settlement has resolved most creditor claims and a trustee's action to block the discharges is resolved. But his largest unsecured creditor -- the firm that represented his former secretary in a discrimination suit -- is pressing a legal fees claim that must be resolved before the discharge is final. (Mon, 12 Nov 2007 08:02:39 GMT)

Housing Slump Triggers Bankruptcy Surge
A troubled housing market continues to see bankruptcies one year after Betty's Homes Inc. filed bankruptcy. (Mon, 12 Nov 2007 08:24:27 GMT)

Columbia Bankruptcy Costs Getting Pared Down
Major Parties Involved In Columbia BK Will Not Profit As Much As Planned Recent efforts by a number of parties interested in the future of Columbia Aircraft have brought some (allegedly) much-needed scrutiny to those involved in the conduct of the bankruptcy of that once-up-and-coming GA manufacturer. (Mon, 12 Nov 2007 10:13:04 GMT)

Yukos bankruptcy assets total 877Bln rubles (part 2)
MOSCOW. Nov 12 (Interfax) - Bankruptcy assets at Yukos (RTS: YUKO) totaled 877.064 billion rubles as of November 1, 2007, spokesman for the receivership management Nikolai Lashkevich said, citing the financial report prepared by the management. (Mon, 12 Nov 2007 11:08:37 GMT)

Court order completes bankruptcy proceedings at Yukos
MOSCOW. Nov 12 (Interfax) - The Moscow Arbitration Court has ordered an end to bankruptcy procedures at Yukos (RTS: YUKO). The court rejected petitions to defer and suspend consideration of the Yukos receiver's report from OJSC Trust (RTS: NBTT) and OJSC Tangra- Oil. (Mon, 12 Nov 2007 13:38:50 GMT)

Moscow court orders end to Yukos bankruptcy proceedings
MOSCOW (Thomson Financial) - The Moscow Arbitration Court has ordered an end to the long-running bankruptcy procedures at Yukos, Interfax reported. At the beginning of the procedures, Yukos had receivables of 56.5 bln roubles. (Mon, 12 Nov 2007 14:27:11 GMT)

Court ends Yukos bankruptcy proceedings
MOSCOW, November 12 (RIA Novosti) - The Moscow Arbitration Court ended on Monday the liquidation process of oil company Yukos on a request from the bankruptcy receiver. (Mon, 12 Nov 2007 14:36:04 GMT)

E*Trade downgraded; bankruptcy risk highlighted
A Citi analyst has downgraded E*Trade to 'sell' and warned of a potential bankruptcy risk after the online broker reported news of further ... (Mon, 12 Nov 2007 15:10:37 GMT)

E*Trade sinks 59 pct on losses and bankruptcy fear
Shares in E*Trade Financial Corp sank 59 percent to a five-year low on Monday after an analyst said mounting credit losses may prompt customers to yank deposits and could put the online brokerage at risk of bankruptcy. (Mon, 12 Nov 2007 21:53:16 GMT)

Builder of Tradition Hilton Head declares bankruptcy
HARDEEVILLE -- Levitt and Sons, a Fort Lauderdale, Fla.-based home builder that was building part of Tradition Hilton Head, has declared bankruptcy for it and 37 of its subsidiaries. (Tue, 13 Nov 2007 05:41:54 GMT)

E-Trade shares plunge amid bankruptcy woes
Shares of E-Trade Financial tumbled Monday after an analyst suggested that the company might have to seek bankruptcy protection if panicked customers withdrew deposits because of the brokerage's faltering mortgage investments. (Tue, 13 Nov 2007 07:26:38 GMT)

E-Trade tumbles 58%; analyst fears bankruptcy
Shares of online brokerage E-Trade Financial Corp. lost more than half their value Monday, with a Citigroup analyst saying customers were poised to flee and the company was at risk of bankruptcy. Other analysts said the pictures was not as bleak, though, and the company said assets actually improved in October. It also moved to reassure customers that it could withstand a substantial writedown ... (Tue, 13 Nov 2007 08:08:29 GMT)

Value falls by half on bankruptcy fear
NEW YORK–ETrade Financial Corp. told customers yesterday it can absorb a writedown of as much as $1 billion (U.S.) and is well capitalized, after an analyst said credit woes put the online brokerage at risk of bankruptcy. ETrade shares dropped 58.7 per cent. (Tue, 13 Nov 2007 09:48:04 GMT)

Music World faces bankruptcy
His Master's Voice may be the only one heard in Canada's barren music retail wasteland come next year. Last week, Canada's second-largest music retailer, Music World Ltd., filed for bankruptcy protection leaving HMV and big-box stores to duke it out for your listening pleasures. (Tue, 13 Nov 2007 10:23:14 GMT)

Home builder files for bankruptcy
Indebted home builder Levitt and Sons and 37 of its subsidiaries have filed for bankruptcy, leaving residents of its unfinished Murrells Inlet project wondering whether they will ever live in the carefree, active retirement community builders promised. Fort Lauderdale, Fla.-based Levitt and Sons, which built the famed Levittown project on Long Island 60 years ago, cited downturns in the ... (Tue, 13 Nov 2007 12:43:28 GMT)

Bankruptcy fears fuel E-Trade plunge
NEW YORK - Shares of online brokerage E-Trade Financial Corp. lost more than half their value Monday, with a Citigroup analyst saying customers were poised to flee and the company was at risk of bankruptcy. (Tue, 13 Nov 2007 13:51:29 GMT)

SMK Speedy in bankruptcy protection
TORONTO — SMK Speedy International Inc., the operator of Speedy auto service outlets in Canada, said Tuesday it has obtained bankruptcy-court protection to complete the franchising of its remaining corporate-owned stores. (Tue, 13 Nov 2007 14:12:34 GMT)

E*Trade Financial Bankruptcy Is `Highly Unlikely,' BMO Says
Nov. 13 (Bloomberg) -- E*Trade Financial Corp., the online brokerage whose shares plunged 59 percent yesterday, is ``highly unlikely'' to declare bankruptcy, BMO Capital Markets said. (Tue, 13 Nov 2007 14:36:13 GMT)

Movie Gallery Bankruptcy Will Not Affect Stores Across Southern Illinois
DU QUOIN - While Movie Gallery, Inc., has filed for bankruptcy in a move to reorganize, stores in Southern Illinois will not be affected, according to Du Quoin store manager Amanda Harrawood. (Tue, 13 Nov 2007 19:20:12 GMT)

Art Gallery Seeks $1.7M in Bankruptcy
An embattled art dealer and his Manhattan gallery are seeking court approval to borrow up to $1.7 million as part of bankruptcy proceedings. (Tue, 13 Nov 2007 20:01:20 GMT)

Levitt and Sons Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Protection in Florida
FORT LAUDERDALE, FL -- Levitt and Sons, LLC last week announced that the company and 37 of its subsidiaries filed voluntary petitions under Chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code. The Chapter 11 filings were made in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Florida in Fort Lauderdale. (Wed, 14 Nov 2007 04:08:19 GMT)

Pillsbury Accused of Another Conflict in Tangled Bankruptcy Case
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman was tossed from client SonicBlue's bankruptcy case for not disclosing a conflict of interest. Now lawyers for a creditor claim that the firm failed to disclose yet another conflict. (Wed, 14 Nov 2007 08:02:51 GMT)

ETrade bankruptcy fear played down
NEW YORK–Shares of ETrade Financial Corp. yesterday recovered a portion of the previous day's steep losses, as some analysts played down the online brokerage's bankruptcy risk. (Wed, 14 Nov 2007 09:46:39 GMT)

A Viable Alternative to Bankruptcy
(ARA) - If you're carrying thousands of dollars in credit card debt, struggling to pay the rent every month and getting calls from collections agencies, you might be considering bankruptcy. Yet for almost all circumstances, a good financial advisor will tell you that's the last thing you should do. (Wed, 14 Nov 2007 10:22:51 GMT)

Nia facing bankruptcy, PUSD claims
ALTADENA - A charter school is operating under mounting debts and is a bankruptcy risk, according to the Pasadena Unified School District. But officials at Nia Educational Charter School say the high school actually has few financial woes, and is poised for its "best year ever." (Wed, 14 Nov 2007 14:54:16 GMT)

Pike Nursery Files for Bankruptcy
The historic drought gripping the Southeast has forced a well-known Atlanta nursery that once employed more than 700 people to file for bankruptcy. (Wed, 14 Nov 2007 18:08:38 GMT)

Drought Forces Nursery Into Bankruptcy
The historic drought gripping the Southeast has forced a well-known Atlanta nursery that once employed more than 700 people to file for bankruptcy in what is perhaps the first major corporate casualty of the drought. (Wed, 14 Nov 2007 20:02:46 GMT)

E*Trade CEO rules out bankruptcy: CNBC
E*Trade Financial Corp Chief Executive Mitch Caplan categorically ruled out the possibility of bankruptcy on Wednesday, days after an analyst said mounting credit losses and the potential loss of customer assets might make the discount brokerage insolvent. (Wed, 14 Nov 2007 21:41:55 GMT)

Will Subprime Crisis Be Impetus for Bankruptcy Reform by Congress?
There is always some appetite in Congress for changes to the U.S. Bankruptcy Code, say some, but will the subprime mortgage crisis entice enough lawmakers to the table for action this year? Four key mortgage bills amending the Bankruptcy Code are currently pending. Lenders and bankers oppose all of the bills for now, essentially arguing that the Bankruptcy Code is not the appropriate vehicle for ... (Thu, 15 Nov 2007 05:09:50 GMT)

Novastar says bankruptcy possible after $598 million quarterly loss
NovaStar Financial on Wednesday suggested for the first time that it may file for bankruptcy after posting a nearly $600 million loss amid mounting subprime lending woes. (Thu, 15 Nov 2007 07:36:06 GMT)

Drought drives Pike to bankruptcy
The historic drought gripping the Southeast has forced a well-known nursery to file for bankruptcy in what is perhaps the first major corporate casualty of the drought. (Thu, 15 Nov 2007 08:48:50 GMT)

A Viable Alternative to Bankruptcy
(ARA) - If you're carrying thousands of dollars in credit card debt, struggling to pay the rent every month and getting calls from collections agencies, you might be considering bankruptcy. Yet for almost all circumstances, a good financial advisor will tell you that's the last thing you should do. (Thu, 15 Nov 2007 12:37:41 GMT)

Delphi, GM, agree on plan to emerge from bankruptcy protection
DETROIT -- Struggling auto parts maker Delphi Corp. has reached an agreement with General Motors Corp. and investors on a revised plan to exit bankruptcy protection that includes $5.2... (Thu, 15 Nov 2007 15:28:36 GMT)

Delphi, GM, agree on plan to emerge from bankruptcy protection
Struggling auto parts maker Delphi Corp. has reached an agreement with General Motors Corp. and investors on a revised plan to exit bankruptcy protection that includes $5.2 billion in financing, Delphi said in a statement. (Thu, 15 Nov 2007 15:46:44 GMT)

Delphi, GM Agree On Bankruptcy Protection
DETROIT -- Struggling auto parts maker Delphi has reached an agreement with General Motors and investors on a revised plan to exit bankruptcy protection. (Thu, 15 Nov 2007 15:53:39 GMT)

Delphi, GM, Agree On Plan To Emerge From Bankruptcy
Struggling auto parts maker Delphi Corp. has reached an agreement with General Motors Corp. and investors on a revised plan to exit bankruptcy protection that includes $5.2 billion in financing, Delphi said in a statement. (Thu, 15 Nov 2007 16:12:12 GMT)

TOUSA May Seek Bankruptcy Protection
Homebuilder TOUSA Inc. said Thursday its third-quarter loss widened and it may be forced to file for bankruptcy as the housing slump in Florida worsened. (Thu, 15 Nov 2007 16:27:54 GMT)

Movie Gallery to Delay Bankruptcy Exit
Movie Gallery Inc.'s bankruptcy reorganization will take months longer to complete than the company initially expected. The movie-rental company on Wednesday won final court approval to borrow $150 million from Goldman Sachs Credit Partners to finance its Chapter 11 reorganization. (Thu, 15 Nov 2007 22:42:36 GMT)

Court approves Movie Gallery bankruptcy plan
Movie Gallery Inc. has received approval from the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia for its $150 million debtor-in-possession credit facility arranged by Goldman Sachs Credit Partners L.P. (Thu, 15 Nov 2007 23:40:03 GMT)

Movie Gallery Inc. to push back bankruptcy emergence by months
WASHINGTON (Dow Jones/AP) - Movie Gallery Inc.'s bankruptcy reorganization will take months longer to complete than the company initially expected. (Fri, 16 Nov 2007 05:30:43 GMT)

Delphi, GM revise bankruptcy exit
DETROIT (AP) -- Delphi Corp. has agreed with General Motors Corp. and an investment group on a revised plan that would enable the auto-parts maker to leave bankruptcy protection with $5.2 billion in financing, Delphi said yesterday. (Fri, 16 Nov 2007 09:43:21 GMT)

Delphi, GM shake on revised bankruptcy plan
DETROIT – Delphi Corp. has agreed with General Motors Corp. and an investment group on a revised plan that would enable the auto-parts maker to exit bankruptcy protection with $5.2 billion in financing, Delphi said Thursday. (Fri, 16 Nov 2007 11:12:26 GMT)

A Viable Alternative to Bankruptcy
(ARA) - If you're carrying thousands of dollars in credit card debt, struggling to pay the rent every month and getting calls from collections agencies, you might be considering bankruptcy. Yet for almost all circumstances, a good financial advisor will tell you that's the last thing you should do. (Fri, 16 Nov 2007 13:36:45 GMT)

Delphi amends plan to exit bankruptcy
Auto parts maker Delphi Corp., a major employer in Niagara County, has reached an agreement with General Motors Corp. and investors on a revised plan to exit bankruptcy protection that includes $5.2 billion in financing, Delphi said in a statement. (Fri, 16 Nov 2007 14:39:34 GMT)

Movie Gallery To Delay Bankruptcy Exit
WASHINGTON (Dow Jones/AP) - Dothan-based Movie Gallery's bankruptcy reorganization will take months longer to complete than the company initially expected. (Fri, 16 Nov 2007 15:57:00 GMT)

Judge OKs Delphi request for $6.8B in bankruptcy exit financing
NEW YORK -- A judge approved on Friday a $6.8 billion financing plan for Delphi Corp.'s exit from bankruptcy. But the judge also admonished potential equity investors who he said... (Fri, 16 Nov 2007 18:58:46 GMT)

Newmark Homes' parent company considering bankruptcy
Homebuilder TOUSA Inc. said it is considering filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection after reporting a deep third-quarter loss. (TOA) (Fri, 16 Nov 2007 19:18:48 GMT)

Homebuilder warns of possible bankruptcy
TOUSA Inc., a Florida homebuilder, may be forced to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection because of losses attributed to the worsening housing slump in that state, according to the company. (TOA) (LEV) (Fri, 16 Nov 2007 19:25:48 GMT)

Judge OKs Delphi request for $6.8B in bankruptcy exit financing
NEW YORK — A judge approved today a $6.8 billion financing plan for Delphi Corp.’s exit from bankruptcy. (Fri, 16 Nov 2007 19:49:35 GMT)

Judge OKs Delphi's Bankruptcy Exit Plan
A judge approved on Friday a $6.8 billion financing plan for Delphi Corp.'s exit from bankruptcy. (Fri, 16 Nov 2007 20:05:19 GMT)

Movie Gallery to Delay Bankruptcy Exit
Dothan-based Movie Gallery's bankruptcy reorganization will take months longer to complete than the company initially... (Fri, 16 Nov 2007 22:37:50 GMT)

Bankruptcy Judge Approves Rockford Products LLC's Asset Sale
WASHINGTON (Dow Jones/AP) -- A bankruptcy court has approved Rockford Products LLC's sale of a manufacturing unit that will net the company $21.6 million. (Fri, 16 Nov 2007 22:46:10 GMT)

Diocese doesn't bankruptcy file plan
The Roman Catholic Diocese of Davenport did not file its bankruptcy reorganization plan Friday despite a deadline and indications from a diocese official earlier in the day that it would do so. The diocese issued a news release Friday afternoon saying it had agreed with the case's creditors committee to delay filing the plan, which was due Friday in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern ... (Sat, 17 Nov 2007 10:30:55 GMT)

Diocese bankruptcy plan is delayed
The Diocese of Davenport will not file its bankruptcy reorganization plan today as expected, officials announced this afternoon. (Sat, 17 Nov 2007 11:01:55 GMT)

Davenport diocese fails to file bankruptcy plan as scheduled
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) - The Roman Catholic Diocese of Davenport failed to file a bankruptcy reorganization plan yesterday (Friday), missing a court deadline. (Sat, 17 Nov 2007 22:30:50 GMT)

Davenport diocese fails to file bankruptcy plan as scheduled
Associated Press - November 17, 2007 5:24 PM ET DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) - The Roman Catholic Diocese of Davenport failed to file a bankruptcy reorganization plan yesterday (Friday), missing a... (Sat, 17 Nov 2007 22:40:54 GMT)

Davenport diocese fails to file bankruptcy plan as scheduled
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — The Roman Catholic Diocese of Davenport failed to file a bankruptcy reorganization plan on Friday, missing a court deadline. (Sun, 18 Nov 2007 01:15:56 GMT)

Diocese Misses Bankruptcy Deadline
The Roman Catholic Diocese of Davenport failed to file a bankruptcy reorganization plan Friday, missing a court deadline. The diocese offered little explanation for missing the deadline. (Sun, 18 Nov 2007 01:39:42 GMT)

What if American hadn't avoided bankruptcy?
Dallas Morning News Business - The DallasNews.com Business section is your trusted source for Dallas-area business news. (Sun, 18 Nov 2007 05:09:58 GMT)

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