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Thornburg raises $1.35 billion to head off bankruptcy
Thornburg Mortgage Inc , a jumbo mortgage provider that has been trying to avoid bankruptcy, on Monday said it raised $1.35 billion from a sale of debt and warrants to buy common stock. (Tue, 01 Apr 2008 01:29:14 GMT)

Thornburg raises $1.35 billion to head off bankruptcy
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Thornburg Mortgage Inc (TMA.N), a jumbo mortgage provider that has been trying to avoid bankruptcy, on Monday said it raised $1.35 billion from a sale of debt and... (Tue, 01 Apr 2008 03:10:22 GMT)

US crisis manna for bankruptcy lawyers, foreclosure experts
South Florida foreclosure expert Rhona Light says she is busier these days than she has been in years. (Tue, 01 Apr 2008 03:37:53 GMT)

AGT's post-bankruptcy plans
Knoxville-based Atmospheric Glow Technologies is talking to potential business partners who could help the company achieve profitability when it emerges from bankruptcy, CEO Scott McDonald said Monday. (Tue, 01 Apr 2008 04:13:45 GMT)

Bankruptcy, debt to be covered in workshop
LAS CRUCES — A consumer debt and bankruptcy workshop will be held Thursday at the Thomas Branigan Memorial Library. The workshop begins at 5:30 p.m. at the library, 200 E. Picacho Ave. (Tue, 01 Apr 2008 06:06:29 GMT)

Flight-training school at Ryan Airfield files for Chap. 11 bankruptcy
A Tucson-area flight school that trains hundreds of students each year has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, citing at least $1 million owed to creditors. (Tue, 01 Apr 2008 07:07:12 GMT)

Saving a home while in bankruptcy
Delinquent on a second mortgage? In a depressed housing market, there may be wiggle room with the lender, says the Bankruptcy Adviser. (Tue, 01 Apr 2008 10:00:00 GMT)

(AFX UK Focus) 2008-04-01 12:07 GMT: Japanese CMBS transactions ratings unaffected on Reicof bankruptcy filing - S&P
BANGALORE (Thomson Financial) - Standard & Poor's Ratings Services said the bankruptcy filing of real estate investment company Reicof Co. Ltd. will have no impact on the ratings assigned to Japanese commercial mortgage backed securities (CMBS) transactions. (Tue, 01 Apr 2008 11:31:57 GMT)

Bankruptcy court using e-mail , less paper
Starting today, those who have signed up to receive electronic e-mail notices about bankruptcy cases in which they are a party will have to be sure to check their computers, because they won?t receive a duplicate notice in the mail or by fax. (Arkansas Democrat-Gazette Northwest Edition) (Tue, 01 Apr 2008 12:27:12 GMT)

Developer files for bankruptcy
Developer Scott Fergus, whose First Place on the River condominium development was taken over by a court-appointed receiver in January, filed a Chapter 7 bankruptcy petition Tuesday. (Wed, 02 Apr 2008 01:52:05 GMT)

Judge who faced charges files for bankruptcy
HILLSBORO, Ohio — A judge found not guilty in criminal trials that included charges of money laundering has filed for bankruptcy. (Wed, 02 Apr 2008 04:23:25 GMT)

Thornburg Raises $1.35 Billion to Avoid Bankruptcy
Thornburg Mortgage shares rose nearly 20 percent Tuesday after the company, which provides large residential mortgages, said it successfully raised $1.35 billion in a last-ditch effort to avoid bankruptcy. (Wed, 02 Apr 2008 04:25:14 GMT)

Diamond Glass declares bankruptcy
A nationwide glass company headquartered in Kingston has declared bankruptcy in a Delaware federal court. (Wed, 02 Apr 2008 07:07:12 GMT)

Diamond Glass Inc. files for bankruptcy
KINGSTON – Faced with hefty loan and debt payments due Tuesday, Diamond Glass Inc. declared bankruptcy as a way to pay back its creditors and reorganize the privately held company. (Wed, 02 Apr 2008 07:07:33 GMT)

Lassen resort developers try to buy time by seeking bankruptcy protection
The owners of a timbered mountainside proposed for a $35 million four-season resort have filed for bankruptcy protection. (Wed, 02 Apr 2008 07:17:52 GMT)

BANKRUPTCY IS ALITALIA'S ONLY ALTERNATIVE TO AIR FRANCE BID: MINISTER
ROME, April 2, 2008 (AFP) - Alitalia faces a stark choice between takeover by Air France-KLM or bankruptcy, Italy's outgoing Economy Minister Tommaso Padoa-Schioppa said on Wednesday, ruling out a mooted Italian rescue plan. (Wed, 02 Apr 2008 11:32:51 GMT)

UBS not at risk of takeover, bankruptcy, minister assures
Huge writedowns by UBS bank signal a subprime recovery point for Swiss banking, commentators said here on Wednesday and the finance minister assured that the bank faced neither bankruptcy nor takeover. (Wed, 02 Apr 2008 12:05:31 GMT)

Minister assures that UBS not at risk of takeover, bankruptcy
GENEVA : Huge write-downs by UBS bank signal a sub-prime recovery point for Swiss banking, commentators said here on Wednesday and the finance minister assured that the bank faced neither bankruptcy nor takeover. (Wed, 02 Apr 2008 12:41:30 GMT)

ATA Airlines files for bankruptcy
ATA Airlines has discontinued all flights and filed for bankruptcy. The Indianapolis-based airline said in a statement on its Web site Thursday that it became impossible to continue operations after it lost a key contract for its military charter business. (Thu, 03 Apr 2008 10:56:36 GMT)

ATA Airlines files for bankruptcy
ATA Airlines has ceased all flights as it files for bankruptcy, apologizing to its customers for the airline's "sudden shutdown," according to a company statement released Thursday. (Thu, 03 Apr 2008 11:49:56 GMT)

Alitalia Nears Bankruptcy as Air France Quits Talks (Update4)
April 3 (Bloomberg) -- Alitalia SpA , which loses more than $1.6 million a day, moved closer to bankruptcy after Air France- KLM Group broke off takeover talks, scuttling a 15-month effort by Italy to find a buyer for the airline. (Thu, 03 Apr 2008 12:10:59 GMT)

ATA discontinues flights, files for bankruptcy
ATA Airlines discontinued all flights Thursday after filing for bankruptcy. (Thu, 03 Apr 2008 12:14:10 GMT)

ATA files for bankruptcy
ATA Airlines canceled all flights Thursday after filing for bankruptcy as it posted advisories at ticket counters in the handful of cities it still served and sought assistance for stranded passengers. (Thu, 03 Apr 2008 12:32:45 GMT)

Alitalia nears bankruptcy protection as talks fail
ROME, Italy (AP) -- Loss-making Alitalia edged closer to bankruptcy protection on Thursday after Air France-KLM abruptly broke off talks to buy the struggling national airline and Alitalia's chairman of seven months resigned in frustration. (Thu, 03 Apr 2008 12:49:02 GMT)

ATA Airlines Stops Flying After Bankruptcy Filing
The airline, which had about 50 flights a day, mostly between Hawaii and four West Coast cities, entered bankruptcy protection on Wednesday, citing the loss of military charter business. (Thu, 03 Apr 2008 13:37:52 GMT)

Vicorp Restaurants Files for Bankruptcy
Vicorp Restaurants Inc., which runs the Village Inn and Bakers Square chains, has filed for bankruptcy as swelling costs and a sluggish economy have hobbled the chain's restaurants, the company said Thursday. (Thu, 03 Apr 2008 14:14:02 GMT)

ATA Airlines files for bankruptcy and shuts down
ATA Airlines Inc said on Thursday it filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and discontinued all operations after the cancellation of a key military charter agreement. (Thu, 03 Apr 2008 14:22:40 GMT)

ATA Airlines files for bankruptcy and shuts down
NEW YORK (Reuters) - ATA Airlines Inc said on Thursday it filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and discontinued all operations after the cancellation of a key military charter agreement. (Thu, 03 Apr 2008 14:47:36 GMT)

Bankruptcy revamp fades from Senate housing bill
The Senate on Thursday was moving toward rejecting a Democratic proposal to let judges ease mortgage payment terms for distressed borrowers in bankruptcy court, Senate aides said. (Thu, 03 Apr 2008 16:59:54 GMT)

ATA Airlines files for bankruptcy, halts service
Low-cost US carrier ATA Airlines said Thursday it had filed for bankruptcy protection and discontinued all operations, saying it had been squeezed by record fuel costs. (Thu, 03 Apr 2008 20:43:34 GMT)

ATA Airlines files for bankruptcy and shuts down
ATA Airlines Inc said on Thursday it filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and shut down all operations after cancellation of a key military charter agreement. (Thu, 03 Apr 2008 21:42:46 GMT)

Idea of Letting Bankruptcy Judges Modify Mortgages Dies in Senate
The Senate on Thursday rejected a proposal to let bankruptcy judges modify mortgages on primary residences to help financially distressed homeowners. (Thu, 03 Apr 2008 23:34:14 GMT)

Senate kills bankruptcy revamp in housing bill
The Senate on Thursday rejected a Democratic proposal that would have rewritten bankruptcy law to help struggling mortgage borrowers, while moving ahead with debate on a housing market rescue bill that includes a $6 billion tax break for home builders. (Thu, 03 Apr 2008 23:48:21 GMT)

ATA Airlines Seeks Bankruptcy and Stops Flying
ATA Airlines shut operations and stranded thousands of travelers Thursday when an unexpected loss of charter flights and fuel costs forced the carrier into bankruptcy. (Fri, 04 Apr 2008 00:24:04 GMT)

Bankruptcy and Employment
The spring meeting of the American Bankruptcy Institute at the Renaissance Washington hotel coincides with cherry blossom season, as the organization's publicity notes. But it also coincides with a big week in bankruptcy news: senate wrangling over giving bankruptcy judges power to alter mortgages and an airline company's bankruptcy filing that stranded unlucky (or lucky?) passengers in Hawaii. (Fri, 04 Apr 2008 06:10:57 GMT)

ATA bankruptcy filing leaves passengers, workers in lurch
Twenty-year-old Daysha Lively was set to get married in Hawaii this Saturday. That was before ATA airlines unexpectedly filed for bankruptcy Thursday. (Fri, 04 Apr 2008 08:49:51 GMT)

ATA Airlines grounded by bankruptcy
Discount carrier ATA Airlines Inc., crippled by high fuel costs and the loss of a crucial military-charter contract, shut down Thursday after filing for bankruptcy protection from creditors. (Fri, 04 Apr 2008 12:36:26 GMT)

ATA bankruptcy strands many fliers in Oakland
The U.S. airline industry was rocked Thursday by the abrupt closure of a second large airline in a week as low-priced carrier ATA Airlines followed Aloha Airlines in declaring bankruptcy and shutting its doors. ATA, based in Indianapolis, halted all its... (Fri, 04 Apr 2008 14:31:01 GMT)

Equity Group Ends Plan to Help Delphi Exit Bankruptcy
Appaloosa Management said that it had terminated its planned equity investment to support efforts by Delphi to exit bankruptcy, but remained open to alternate arrangements. (Sat, 05 Apr 2008 00:40:09 GMT)

ATA Airlines Seeks Bankruptcy and Stops Flying
ATA Airlines shut operations and stranded thousands of travelers Thursday when an unexpected loss of charter flights and fuel costs forced the carrier into bankruptcy. (Sat, 05 Apr 2008 02:40:05 GMT)

Senate Rejects a Proposal to Allow Bankruptcy Judges to Alter Home Mortgages
The Senate on Thursday rejected a proposal to let bankruptcy judges modify mortgages on primary residences to help financially distressed homeowners. (Sat, 05 Apr 2008 02:40:33 GMT)

Friedman's begins bankruptcy liquidation sale
Addison-based Friedman's Inc., operator of 455 jewelry stores in 23 states, begins a bankruptcy court-ordered liquidation today. Friedman's, which also operates stores under the Crescent brand, filed for bankruptcy in January. (Sat, 05 Apr 2008 03:29:46 GMT)

Bankruptcy filings expected to soar as economy slides
The law that drastically changed the Bankruptcy Code in October 2005 was supposed make it tougher to escape debts and reduce the number of filings. It worked, for a time. (Sat, 05 Apr 2008 03:44:10 GMT)

Investor bails, Delphi's bankruptcy exit stymied
Delphi hit another major bump on its road out of bankruptcy Friday after Appaloosa Management LP, the company's lead investor, backed out of a deal to pump up to $2.55 billion into the supplier. (Sat, 05 Apr 2008 05:16:02 GMT)

GM Bid to Aid Delphi Bankruptcy Exit Stalls as Appaloosa Leaves
April 5 (Bloomberg) -- General Motors Corp. 's bid to help its largest parts supplier leave bankruptcy stalled when the proposed lead investor in Delphi Corp. (Sat, 05 Apr 2008 08:34:17 GMT)

Marathon Healthcare Files For Bankruptcy Protection
Under threat of state receivership, the East Hartford-based Marathon Healthcare nursing-home chain has filed for bankruptcy protection, becoming the second Connecticut chain in six months unable to pull itself out of debt. (Sat, 05 Apr 2008 09:19:32 GMT)

Another low-cost airline closes, files bankruptcy
By Meghan Barr ASSOCIATED PRESS COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Low-cost carrier Skybus Airlines is shutting down Saturday and plans to file for bankruptcy protection next week, becoming the latest of the nation's airlines to fall because of rising fuel costs and a slowing economy. (Sat, 05 Apr 2008 10:23:13 GMT)

Nursing home operator Marathon files for bankruptcy protection
Marathon Healthcare Inc., an East Hartford-based nursing home company that operates six facilities in Connecticut, including in Waterbury, Torrington and Prospect, filed for bankruptcy protection late Thursday. (Sat, 05 Apr 2008 12:14:45 GMT)

Skybus Shuts Down Amid Bankruptcy Woes
Columbus, Ohio (WGHP) -- Skybus, a privately owned airline, shut down Saturday and plans to file for bankruptcy protection next week. According to a company news release, the ultra-low-cost carrier discontinued operations effective Sat., April 5 and will file for bankruptcy protection under Chapter 11 on April 7. (Sat, 05 Apr 2008 22:49:21 GMT)

Skybus shut down and plans to file for bankruptcy
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Low-cost carrier Skybus Airlines shut down Saturday and plans to file for bankruptcy protection this week, becoming the latest of the nation's smaller airlines to fall because of rising fuel costs and a slowing economy. ... - By Portsmouth Herald and wire reports (Sun, 06 Apr 2008 04:14:23 GMT)

Skybus Airlines Shuts Down, Plans to File for Bankruptcy
Low-cost carrier Skybus Airlines shut down Saturday and plans to file for bankruptcy protection next week, becoming the latest of the nation's airlines to fall because of rising fuel costs and a slowing economy. (Sun, 06 Apr 2008 05:35:22 GMT)

Major nursing home chain files for bankruptcy EH firm runs 6 homes in western Conn.
An East Hartford company that operates six nursing homes in western Connecticut filed for bankruptcy this week in federal court in Hartford. Marathon Healthcare group, which also operates a home in Springfield, has more than 728 licensed beds in total, including more than 500 in Connecticut. (Sun, 06 Apr 2008 05:46:32 GMT)

Mayor says building fees kept Cheatham out of bankruptcy
CLARKSVILLE — The mayor of Cheatham County acknowledges building fees are high but says they made the difference between prosperity and bankruptcy. (Sun, 06 Apr 2008 07:25:45 GMT)

Jefferson County sets stage for possible bankruptcy, while saying filing is last resort
Jefferson County officials have laid the groundwork for the largest municipal bankruptcy in the nation's history while publicly saying they have no imminent plans for a filing. (Sun, 06 Apr 2008 08:38:47 GMT)

ATA files for bankruptcy protection
CHICAGO — Discount carrier ATA Airlines Inc., crippled by high fuel costs and the loss of a crucial military charter contract, shut down Thursday after filing for bankruptcy protection from creditors. (Sun, 06 Apr 2008 11:42:25 GMT)

Skybus shuts down amid bankruptcy
COLUMBUS (AP) - Skybus Airlines' $57 million in government incentives weren't enough to sustain its discount flights that ended Saturday and the Columbus-based company looked to file for bankruptcy protection in the coming days. (Sun, 06 Apr 2008 12:01:34 GMT)

Nursing home operator Marathon files for bankruptcy protection
Marathon Healthcare Inc., an East Hartford-based nursing home company that operates six facilities in Connecticut, including in Waterbury, Torrington and Prospect, filed for bankruptcy protection late Thursday. (Sun, 06 Apr 2008 12:42:13 GMT)

Low-Fare Airline Files for Bankruptcy
Skybus Airlines, a low-fare carrier that started operations less than a year ago, filed for bankruptcy after stopping service. (Sun, 06 Apr 2008 22:40:54 GMT)

Mortgages push up bankruptcy filings
Bankruptcy filings in the Kansas City area jumped in the first quarter, with mortgages cited as a main factor in pushing consumers over the edge. (Mon, 07 Apr 2008 04:11:27 GMT)

Florida bankruptcy argument heard before Supreme Court
A little piece of a Florida bankruptcy recently landed at the U.S. Supreme Court, and the outcome could have major impact on the future of many Chapter 11 cases. (Mon, 07 Apr 2008 04:12:37 GMT)

Bankruptcy
Recent voluntary petitions filed in the Western District of New York United States Bankruptcy Court in Rochester. (Mon, 07 Apr 2008 07:08:49 GMT)

Boston Hill owner changes his mind about bankruptcy
The owner of the 118-acre Boston Hill property has filed to dismiss his own bankruptcy filing. (Mon, 07 Apr 2008 08:34:55 GMT)

Nursing home operator Marathon files for bankruptcy protection
Marathon Healthcare Inc., an East Hartford-based nursing home company that operates six facilities in Connecticut, including in Waterbury, Torrington and Prospect, filed for bankruptcy protection late Thursday. (Mon, 07 Apr 2008 09:00:25 GMT)

ATA files for bankruptcy protection
CHICAGO — Discount carrier ATA Airlines Inc., crippled by high fuel costs and the loss of a crucial military charter contract, shut down Thursday after filing for bankruptcy protection from creditors. (Mon, 07 Apr 2008 11:43:28 GMT)

Columbus: Skybus to file for bankruptcy today
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Skybus Airlines' is scheduled to file for bankruptcy today after the Columbus-based airline abruptly shut down Saturday. The year-old airline was know for its ten-dollar fares and a la carte, pay-per-service flying. (Mon, 07 Apr 2008 13:02:41 GMT)

Manchester Inc. Announces Agreement on Continued Funding During Bankruptcy and Agreement to A Proposed Plan to Exit ...
Manchester Inc. announced an agreement to fund company operations during bankruptcy and acceptance of a proposal by its senior lender, Palm Beach Multi-Strategy Fund, L.P. which if approved by the Bankruptcy Court, would result in Manchester being reorganized and exiting bankruptcy within a few months. (Mon, 07 Apr 2008 13:16:00 GMT)

Friedman's Jewelers, In Bankruptcy, Plans Liquidation Sale
Friedman's Inc., which operates 455 retail jewelry stores in 23 states including Arkansas, will conduct a court-ordered bankruptcy liquidation sale beginning Tuesday. (Mon, 07 Apr 2008 13:28:48 GMT)

Skybus Files Bankruptcy Papers
Skybus Airlines has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, becoming the third airline in less than three weeks to fail. The low-cost carrier filed papers in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Delaware Saturday night, Skybus spokesman Bob Tenenbaum said. (Mon, 07 Apr 2008 20:59:00 GMT)

Low-cost carrier Skybus files for bankruptcy
Skybus Airlines has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, becoming the third airline in less than three weeks to fail. (Mon, 07 Apr 2008 22:43:58 GMT)

Low-Fare Airline Files for Bankruptcy
Skybus Airlines, a low-fare carrier that started operations less than a year ago, filed for bankruptcy after stopping service. (Tue, 08 Apr 2008 00:41:07 GMT)

Skybus Airlines files for bankruptcy
Skybus Airlines, which had flights to and from Richmond, is in bankruptcy, becoming the third airline in less than three weeks to fail. (Tue, 08 Apr 2008 08:22:56 GMT)

Skybus latest airline to file for bankruptcy
Columbus- Skybus Airlines has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, becoming the third airline in less than three weeks to fail. The low-cost carrier filed papers in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Delaware on Saturday night, Skybus spokesman Bob Tenen- baum said. (Tue, 08 Apr 2008 08:33:04 GMT)

Declaring bankruptcy in an LLC
Couple can't repay the debts of their failed business. If they didn't personally guarantee the debts, bankruptcy may not harm their credit report, says the Bankruptcy Adviser. (Tue, 08 Apr 2008 10:00:00 GMT)

Linens 'n Things may be headed for bankruptcy: report
Leon Black's buyout firm Apollo Management is mulling the idea of a "prepackaged" bankruptcy plan for ailing home furnishings retailer Linens 'n Things, the New York Post reported online on Tuesday, citing sources. (Tue, 08 Apr 2008 10:38:12 GMT)

Linens 'n Things may be headed for bankruptcy: report
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Leon Black's buyout firm Apollo Management is mulling the idea of a "prepackaged" bankruptcy plan for ailing home furnishings retailer Linens 'n Things, the New York... (Tue, 08 Apr 2008 11:10:42 GMT)

ATA files for bankruptcy protection
CHICAGO — Discount carrier ATA Airlines Inc., crippled by high fuel costs and the loss of a crucial military charter contract, shut down Thursday after filing for bankruptcy protection from creditors. (Tue, 08 Apr 2008 11:40:04 GMT)

Linens 'N Things Reportedly Being Pushed Towards Bankruptcy
(RTTNews) - Linens 'N Things is being pushed towards bankruptcy, according to a report from the New York Post in its online edition Tuesday. The Post reports that billionaire financier Leon Black is looking to cut his losses and unload the struggling retailer. (Tue, 08 Apr 2008 14:47:22 GMT)

First Marblehead shares drop after guarantor files for bankruptcy
Shares of First Marblehead have plunged after a bankruptcy filing by a company that offers financial backing for the student loan services that First Marblehead provides. (Tue, 08 Apr 2008 21:59:43 GMT)

First Marblehead shares plunge after guarantor's bankruptcy
A nonprofit firm that provides financial guarantees for student-loan services provider First Marblehead Corp. filed for bankruptcy protection, causing First Marblehead's already-battered shares to lose more than a third of their value on Tuesday. (Tue, 08 Apr 2008 22:00:11 GMT)

Alabama County Faces Bankruptcy
A financial crisis has Alabama's Jefferson County on the verge of a $4.2 billion bankruptcy action. The county is home to Birmingham, the state's largest city. (Tue, 08 Apr 2008 23:05:31 GMT)

ST Aerospace earnings not affected by Skybus bankruptcy filing
SINGAPORE: Singapore Technologies Aerospace (ST Aerospace) said it does not expect its full-year earnings for 2008 to be affected by the Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing by Skybus Airlines on Monday. (Wed, 09 Apr 2008 06:49:33 GMT)

Jefferson County Commission President Bettye Fine Collins says bankruptcy risks for the county are increasing
Talks on the sewer system's debt crisis aren't making progress, increasing the odds that the county will file municipal bankruptcy, Jefferson County Commission President Bettye Fine Collins said Tuesday. (Wed, 09 Apr 2008 08:38:47 GMT)

OECD Says Subprime "Collective Bankruptcy," Not Over Yet -AFP
PARIS (AFP)--The subprime crisis isn't over, the head of the Organization of Economic Cooperation and Development Angel Gurria said Wednesday, describing it as a "collective bankruptcy" and damning failures throughout the chain of financial risk and regulation. (Wed, 09 Apr 2008 08:47:42 GMT)

Tanzania: CCM Decision a Mark of Leadership Bankruptcy
When I received a call from a friend of mine, who was in Butiama, saying that CCM's National Executive Committee (NEC) had decided that the Mwafaka accord between CCM and CUF be subjected to a referendum, I immediately remarked to him that the "decision is a sign of leadership bankruptcy". (Wed, 09 Apr 2008 10:59:21 GMT)

ATA files for bankruptcy protection
CHICAGO — Discount carrier ATA Airlines Inc., crippled by high fuel costs and the loss of a crucial military charter contract, shut down Thursday after filing for bankruptcy protection from creditors. (Wed, 09 Apr 2008 11:38:23 GMT)

Wanted - legal eagles specializing in bankruptcy: survey
Bankruptcy cases and corporate governance issues are driving a hiring boom in law firms across North America, according to a new survey by Robert Half Legal. (Wed, 09 Apr 2008 12:26:46 GMT)

Correction: BC-Delphi Bankruptcy Story
In a April 4 story about Delphi's bankruptcy, The Associated Press erroneously attributed comments from Standard & Poor's analyst Efraim Levy to Marc Eiger. The story also misidentified Eiger as an analyst. (Wed, 09 Apr 2008 20:18:16 GMT)

Jefferson County commissioners vow to fight state control in case of bankruptcy
Jefferson County commissioners vowed Wednesday to fight efforts to place the cash-strapped county under state control in the event of a bankruptcy filing that would act as a shield against sewer system creditors. (Thu, 10 Apr 2008 08:23:27 GMT)

Linens 'n Things expected to file bankruptcy
Struggling Clifton-based housewares retailer Linens 'n Things is expected to file for bankruptcy within days, according to industry analysts and observers. (Thu, 10 Apr 2008 09:28:05 GMT)

Quebecor World battles bankruptcy with new contract wins
Two major contract wins have given hope that the tide is turning at Quebecor World as the troubled print giant steps up its fight against bankruptcy. (Thu, 10 Apr 2008 11:40:50 GMT)

MHSAA may file for bankruptcy protection after court ruling
Associated Press - April 10, 2008 7:44 AM ET LANSING, Mich. (AP) - The Michigan High School Athletic Association is preparing to file for bankruptcy protection after a federal judge ordered it... (Thu, 10 Apr 2008 11:54:20 GMT)

MHSAA may file for bankruptcy protection after court ruling
The Michigan High School Athletic Association is preparing to file for bankruptcy protection after a federal judge ordered it to pay millions in legal bills. (Thu, 10 Apr 2008 12:07:27 GMT)

MHSAA may File for Bankruptcy Protection after Court Ruling
The Michigan High School Athletic Association is preparing to file for bankruptcy protection after a federal judge ordered it to pay millions in legal bills, plus interest. The MHSAA also says in a statement Wednesday it's considering an appeal. (Thu, 10 Apr 2008 12:08:28 GMT)

MHSAA may file for bankruptcy protection after court ruling
LANSING, Mich. — The Michigan High School Athletic Association is preparing to file for bankruptcy protection after a federal judge ordered it to pay millions in legal bills, plus interest. (Thu, 10 Apr 2008 12:09:24 GMT)

Facing $7M in fees, MHSAA considers bankruptcy
GRAND RAPIDS -- After being slapped with more than $7 million in attorney fees and interest following a lost gender-equity lawsuit, the Michigan High School Athletic Association is seeking "protection against creditors," possibly by filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. (Thu, 10 Apr 2008 13:30:23 GMT)

ATA files for bankruptcy protection
CHICAGO — Discount carrier ATA Airlines Inc., crippled by high fuel costs and the loss of a crucial military charter contract, shut down Thursday after filing for bankruptcy protection from creditors. (Thu, 10 Apr 2008 14:50:24 GMT)

Frontier Airlines files for bankruptcy protection
Frontier Airlines said it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, but unlike other airlines filing for bankruptcy this month, it plans to keep running while it reorganizes. (Fri, 11 Apr 2008 06:55:10 GMT)

Linens 'n Things bankruptcy may come Tuesday: report
Ailing home goods retailer Linens 'n Things may file for bankruptcy protection by Tuesday, the Wall Street Journal said on Friday, citing people with knowledge of the situation. (Fri, 11 Apr 2008 08:00:26 GMT)

Frontier Airlines files for bankruptcy, plans to keep flying
Frontier Airlines Holdings Inc. says it has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, but plans to continue normal business operations throughout its reorganization. (Fri, 11 Apr 2008 08:05:17 GMT)

Frontier files for bankruptcy protection
DENVER, Colorado (AP) -- Frontier Airlines Holdings Inc. has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, but unlike other airlines filing for bankruptcy in recent weeks, it plans to keep running while it reorganizes. (Fri, 11 Apr 2008 11:58:15 GMT)

Frontier files for bankruptcy protection
Frontier Airlines sought bankruptcy protection Friday, the fourth carrier to do so in the past several weeks as exorbitant fuel prices eat into earnings and a weak U.S. economy keeps more people grounded. (Fri, 11 Apr 2008 12:27:05 GMT)

Frontier Airlines Files for Bankruptcy Protection
Frontier, the latest budget carrier to seek bankruptcy protection, said it will continue its normal operations. (Fri, 11 Apr 2008 12:57:46 GMT)

Frontier files for bankruptcy, says flights unaffected
Frontier Airlines Holdings filed for bankruptcy protection on Friday, citing unexpected hurdles with its credit card processor, but said it would operate its flights normally. (Fri, 11 Apr 2008 13:08:08 GMT)

Fourth Carrier Files for Bankruptcy
Frontier is the fourth carrier in two weeks to file for bankruptcy protection. (Fri, 11 Apr 2008 13:08:50 GMT)

Frontier airlines files for bankruptcy protection
Frontier, the latest U.S. budget carrier to seek bankruptcy protection, said it will continue its normal operations. (Fri, 11 Apr 2008 13:24:18 GMT)

US-based Frontier Airlines files for bankruptcy
Denver-based Frontier Airlines said Friday it had filed for bankruptcy after a credit card processor said it would start withholding receipts from the sale of the airline's tickets. (Fri, 11 Apr 2008 14:51:04 GMT)

Frontier Airlines Files for Bankruptcy
Frontier, the latest budget carrier to seek bankruptcy protection, said it will maintain its operations. (Fri, 11 Apr 2008 17:42:49 GMT)

Linens 'n Things weighing bankruptcy: source
Home goods retailer Linens 'n Things is considering filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy court protection, a person familiar with the situation said on Friday. (Fri, 11 Apr 2008 19:58:24 GMT)

Frontier Files for Bankruptcy Protection
DENVER -- Frontier Airlines sought bankruptcy protection Friday, the fourth carrier to do so over the past several weeks as exorbitant fuel prices eat into earnings and a weak U.S. economy keeps more people grounded. (Fri, 11 Apr 2008 20:44:07 GMT)

Frontier files for bankruptcy but keeps flying
Low-cost carrier Frontier Airlines Holdings Inc has filed for bankruptcy, becoming the fifth U.S. carrier in two weeks to take drastic measures as soaring fuel prices and economic weakness bear down on the industry. (Fri, 11 Apr 2008 21:48:01 GMT)

Frontier gets bankruptcy court approval to keep flying
Frontier Airlines Holdings Inc received U.S. court approval on Friday to operate in Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, where it sought refuge from financial pressures of skyrocketing fuel prices and a weakening economy. (Fri, 11 Apr 2008 23:35:34 GMT)

Economy's slide sends more stores into bankruptcy
Economy's slide sends more stores into bankruptcy It's a tough time to be a retailer, and it's expected to get tougher. (Sat, 12 Apr 2008 05:44:22 GMT)

Frontier Becomes 4th U.S. Airline in Month to File for Bankruptcy
Frontier Airlines, a low-cost carrier based in Denver, filed for bankruptcy protection yesterday, becoming the fourth U.S. airline to apply for Chapter 11 in the past month. (Sat, 12 Apr 2008 05:58:00 GMT)

Frontier Airlines seeks bankruptcy protection
DENVER - On Monday, Frontier Airlines was looking at plans to boost revenue and promote a new turboprop service. By Friday, the carrier was restructuring under the shield of bankruptcy court. (Sun, 13 Apr 2008 05:16:24 GMT)

SunCrest developer files for bankruptcy
SunCrest LLC, the developer of a 3,900-acre planned community on Draper's east bench, filed for bankruptcy Friday, under Chapter 11 provisions, in U.S. Bankruptcy Court. (Sun, 13 Apr 2008 06:57:44 GMT)

A breath of fresh air Clean-room firm thriving after bankruptcy woes
The word "bankruptcy" conjures up a lot of images about a company. It's an albatross that has left many companies relegated to the history books, either unable to emerge from court protection altogether, or if that obstacle was overcome, unable to shake the "bankruptcy" stain enough to keep the business viable. (Sun, 13 Apr 2008 07:00:25 GMT)

City Of Gould Seeks Bankruptcy Protection
GOULD - The small city of Gould will seek Chapter 9 bankruptcy protection from its long-standing debts that run into the hundreds of thousands of dollars, the city's mayor has decided. (Sun, 13 Apr 2008 07:32:20 GMT)

Nursing home operator Marathon files for bankruptcy protection
Marathon Healthcare Inc., an East Hartford-based nursing home company that operates six facilities in Connecticut, including in Waterbury, Torrington and Prospect, filed for bankruptcy protection late Thursday. (Sun, 13 Apr 2008 07:47:37 GMT)

Bankruptcy only option for Gould, mayor says
GOULD — The small city of Gould will seek Chapter 9 bankruptcy protection from its long-standing debts that run into the hundreds of thousands of dollars, the city’s mayor has decided. (Arkansas Democrat-Gazette Northwest Edition) (Sun, 13 Apr 2008 12:29:33 GMT)

Frontier becomes the latest airline to file for bankruptcy protection
DENVER - On Monday, Frontier Airlines was looking at plans to boost revenue and promote a new turboprop service. By Friday, the carrier was restructuring under the shield of bankruptcy court. The Denver-based carrier, which will continue to operate as it reorganizes, blamed not high fuel costs or competition but credit card processor First Data Corp.'s decision to hold back up to 100 percent ... (Sun, 13 Apr 2008 12:49:07 GMT)

ATA files for bankruptcy protection
CHICAGO — Discount carrier ATA Airlines Inc., crippled by high fuel costs and the loss of a crucial military charter contract, shut down Thursday after filing for bankruptcy protection from creditors. (Sun, 13 Apr 2008 13:16:01 GMT)

Frontier Airlines pushed into bankruptcy by worried credit card processor
NEW YORK (AP) — Frontier Airlines, the latest airline to file for bankruptcy, was pushed over the brink by a problem that could spread to other carriers: credit card troubles. (Sun, 13 Apr 2008 13:29:25 GMT)

Nashville Bankruptcy trustee starts new program to help financially ailing homeowners
Nashville's Bankruptcy trustee is joining his counterparts in Memphis and Jackson to launch a new tool to prevent foreclosures. (Mon, 14 Apr 2008 05:49:02 GMT)

So your commercial tenant may file for bankruptcy
With a predicted recession in the offing, commercial property managers need to sharpen their focus on anticipating and dealing with potential commercial tenant bankruptcies. This article will outline some of the things to look for before a troubled commercial tenant files for bankruptcy and highlight key concerns in dealing with a tenant bankruptcy once filed. (Mon, 14 Apr 2008 05:51:43 GMT)

Nursing home operator Marathon files for bankruptcy protection
Marathon Healthcare Inc., an East Hartford-based nursing home company that operates six facilities in Connecticut, including in Waterbury, Torrington and Prospect, filed for bankruptcy protection late Thursday. (Mon, 14 Apr 2008 08:22:26 GMT)

Southtowns Citizen in bankruptcy
The Southtowns Citizen weekly newspaper is back in Bankruptcy Court — potentially for the last time. (Mon, 14 Apr 2008 10:51:15 GMT)

ATA files for bankruptcy protection
CHICAGO — Discount carrier ATA Airlines Inc., crippled by high fuel costs and the loss of a crucial military charter contract, shut down Thursday after filing for bankruptcy protection from creditors. (Mon, 14 Apr 2008 11:30:05 GMT)

Frontier Airlines pushed into bankruptcy by worried credit card processor
NEW YORK (AP) — Frontier Airlines, the latest airline to file for bankruptcy, was pushed over the brink by a problem that could spread to other carriers: credit card troubles. (Mon, 14 Apr 2008 11:43:29 GMT)

City in Arkansas seeks bankruptcy protection
GOULD, Ark.—The small city of Gould will seek Chapter 9 bankruptcy protection from its long-standing debts that run into the hundreds of thousands of dollars, the city’s mayor has decided. (Mon, 14 Apr 2008 13:24:13 GMT)

Pueblo Pursues $2M After Adam Aircraft Bankruptcy
Pueblo officials say they will continue to pursue $2 million they say the city is owed after small-plane maker Adam Aircraft filed for bankruptcy. (Mon, 14 Apr 2008 16:39:39 GMT)

Pueblo Pursues $2M After Adam Aircraft Bankruptcy
Pueblo officials say they will continue to pursue $2 million they say the city is owed after small-plane maker Adam Aircraft filed for bankruptcy. (Mon, 14 Apr 2008 16:39:39 GMT)

SOS repayment plan rejected by bankruptcy judge
A plan by an Austin environmental group to pull itself out of bankruptcy has been rejected by a federal judge. (Mon, 14 Apr 2008 21:34:42 GMT)

Linens - N - Things Could File For Bankruptcy This Week
If you have any gift cards or coupons for Linens - n - Things you might want to redeem them this week. The company is in deep financial trouble and according to the New York Times could be filing bankruptcy as early as Tuesday. (Mon, 14 Apr 2008 22:47:29 GMT)

Criticizing Firm, Judge Denies Fees in Hip-Hop Bankruptcy
A bankruptcy judge has slammed a New York law firm for putting its own desire to be paid above the interests of its client in a Chapter 11 proceeding. The judge denied Windels Marx Lane & Mittendorf any compensation for its work for hip-hop media company Source Enterprises, saying the "manner in which Windels represented the Debtor and the firm's eventual singular concentration on fees, as ... (Tue, 15 Apr 2008 04:17:42 GMT)

ATA files for bankruptcy protection
CHICAGO — Discount carrier ATA Airlines Inc., crippled by high fuel costs and the loss of a crucial military charter contract, shut down Thursday after filing for bankruptcy protection from creditors. (Tue, 15 Apr 2008 12:13:50 GMT)

Nursing home operator Marathon files for bankruptcy protection
Marathon Healthcare Inc., an East Hartford-based nursing home company that operates six facilities in Connecticut, including in Waterbury, Torrington and Prospect, filed for bankruptcy protection late Thursday. (Tue, 15 Apr 2008 12:17:44 GMT)

Frontier Airlines pushed into bankruptcy by worried credit card processor
NEW YORK (AP) — Frontier Airlines, the latest airline to file for bankruptcy, was pushed over the brink by a problem that could spread to other carriers: credit card troubles. (Tue, 15 Apr 2008 12:27:14 GMT)

AP Interview: Frank says bankruptcy provision likely dead, threatens tougher mortgage rules
WASHINGTON - Democratic efforts to let bankruptcy judges rewrite mortgages for strapped borrowers won't make it through Congress this year, the chairman of the House Financial Services Committee said Tuesday. (Tue, 15 Apr 2008 14:11:51 GMT)

Developer's bankruptcy raises county concerns
April 8, 2008 — When Dyer Mountain Associates, the lead developer of a proposed 6,700-acre, four-season resort near Westwood dropped a Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing in federal court in San Francisco on Thursday, March 27, it raised a number of issues for Lassen County. (Tue, 15 Apr 2008 14:13:44 GMT)

Key dates in Delphi Corp. bankruptcy
Key dates in Delphi's 2 1/2 years of operating under Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection: -- Oct. 8, 2005: Delphi files for bankruptcy protection. (Tue, 15 Apr 2008 21:55:00 GMT)

Bankruptcy filings jumped 38 percent last year
Bankruptcy filings jumped 38 percent last year compared with 2006, as many consumers struggled with higher mortgage payments and other debt loads, a nonprofit group said Tuesday. (Wed, 16 Apr 2008 01:48:05 GMT)

Delphi's bankruptcy recovery not by the book
Delphi Corp. Executive Chairman Steve Miller wrote carefully about the future in his memoir, "The Turnaround Kid." Miller started the book in the fall of 2005, and by now, he and many others in the industry expected Delphi to be out of bankruptcy court protection. (Wed, 16 Apr 2008 07:42:43 GMT)

Delphi needs more time to exit bankruptcy
Detroit -- Delphi Corp. Executive Chairman Steve Miller says the turnaround plan for the auto parts maker is generating $20 billion to $30 billion per year in new business that will be an engine of growth for the company when it exits bankruptcy protection. (Wed, 16 Apr 2008 08:32:32 GMT)

Funeral Depot seeks bankruptcy
Funeral Depot is dead. The Fort Lauderdale retailer of memorials, caskets and other funereal products filed for bankruptcy liquidation. (Wed, 16 Apr 2008 11:39:18 GMT)

No bankruptcy for foreclosure victims
WASHINGTON - Congressional Democrats and President Bush will agree on a bill to help half a million or more struggling homeowners get into lower cost mortgages. But it won’t be through the bankruptcy courts, the chairman of the House Financial Services Committee predicted Tuesday. Efforts to let bankruptcy judges rewrite mortgages for strapped borrowers won’t make it through Congress this ... (Wed, 16 Apr 2008 12:08:35 GMT)

Michigan's Bankruptcy Rates Soar
Report lists Michigan among top ten states with high bankruptcy rates (Wed, 16 Apr 2008 13:28:24 GMT)

ATA files for bankruptcy protection
CHICAGO — Discount carrier ATA Airlines Inc., crippled by high fuel costs and the loss of a crucial military charter contract, shut down Thursday after filing for bankruptcy protection from creditors. (Wed, 16 Apr 2008 14:11:50 GMT)

Frontier Airlines pushed into bankruptcy by worried credit card processor
NEW YORK (AP) — Frontier Airlines, the latest airline to file for bankruptcy, was pushed over the brink by a problem that could spread to other carriers: credit card troubles. (Wed, 16 Apr 2008 14:25:14 GMT)

BankruptcyData.com Reveals Hot-Ticket Bankruptcy Industries
BOSTON----Since January, the most-represented industry for public companies filing for Chapter 11 or Chapter 7 bankruptcy protection might surprise you. While the recent spat of airline and retail filings has generated a lot of press, these are not the most frequent filers in the public company bankruptcy arena. (Wed, 16 Apr 2008 14:29:00 GMT)

Asarco to emerge from bankruptcy
Rising copper prices, bankruptcy and dedicated manager have transformed Tucson's Asarco from a financial train wreck into a solid business. (Thu, 17 Apr 2008 01:44:40 GMT)

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