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Bankruptcy News Mar 2010

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Bankruptcy filings
These firms recently filed with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court's local clerk of court offices. (Mon, 01 Mar 2010 05:00:00 GMT)

Park Meadows owner ends bankruptcy with deal
A real estate investment firm has agreed to put up the money needed to end the bankruptcy protection process for Park Meadows mall’s parent company. (Mon, 01 Mar 2010 07:03:37 GMT)

309 BANKRUPTCY CASES RECORDED IN TAWAU BETWEEN 2005-2009
TAWAU, March 1 (Bernama) -- A total of 309 bankruptcy cases were recorded in Tawau between 2005 and 2009, said Tanjung Batu Assemblywoman, Datuk Hamisa Samad. (Mon, 01 Mar 2010 11:21:15 GMT)

Bankruptcy courts reject U.K. $3.2B pension claim
Get the latest news alerts: Follow LTW at Twitter. RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – Bankruptcy courts in the U.S. and Canada have rejected a bid by a British pension plan to claim $3.2 billion from assets being liquidated by telecom gear maker Nortel. (Mon, 01 Mar 2010 11:34:18 GMT)

Bankruptcy protection under threat: Abitibi says province's claims endanger efforts
If bankruptcy is a sea of turmoil, the provincial government's environmental claims are far from lifelines that could haul out a struggling AbitibiBowater. (Mon, 01 Mar 2010 12:47:21 GMT)

MGM Mirage in No Danger of Bankruptcy: Poll
MGM Mirage is is no danger of filing for bankruptcy in 2010, according to the overwhelming majority of readers polled by TheStreet . (Mon, 01 Mar 2010 13:55:43 GMT)

Fried Frank Expands Bankruptcy and Restructuring Practice
Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP announced today that Shannon Lowry Nagle has joined the Firm's bankruptcy and restructuring practice as a partner, resident in the New York office. Â Ms. (Mon, 01 Mar 2010 16:01:00 GMT)

Bankruptcy bid put off
Christchurch property developer David Henderson tried to avert a bankruptcy petition at the last minute, a court has been told. (Mon, 01 Mar 2010 16:05:16 GMT)

Radio broadcaster Regent files for bankruptcy
Radio-station operator Regent Communications Inc., based in Cincinnati, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. (Mon, 01 Mar 2010 16:40:11 GMT)

Regent Files for Bankruptcy Reorg
Regent Communications, an owner and operator of 62 radio stations in 13 midsized markets, announced Monday (March 1) it has filed for prearranged bankruptcy reorganization after reaching an agreement in principal with its lenders. (Mon, 01 Mar 2010 16:57:31 GMT)

Sawgrass Resort Linked to Tiger Woods Apology Files Bankruptcy
March 2 (Bloomberg) -- The owners of Florida’s Sawgrass Marriott Resort , the site of the U.S. PGA Tour ’s Tournament Players Championship, sought bankruptcy protection from creditors including Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (Tue, 02 Mar 2010 10:16:41 GMT)

3 options to protect your car in bankruptcy
You can sometimes keep your car in bankruptcy. If not, you may be able to protect part of its value. (Tue, 02 Mar 2010 11:00:00 GMT)

US Fidelis sank as owners got rich, bankruptcy filing shows
The brothers who own Wentzville-based US Fidelis used the company's money to maintain a lavish lifestyle for themselves and their families, according to US Fidelis' filing for bankruptcy on Monday. (Tue, 02 Mar 2010 12:22:02 GMT)

NJ hospital emerges from bankruptcy
PASSAIC — St. Mary's Hospital of Passaic has emerged from a year-long bankruptcy. (Tue, 02 Mar 2010 12:30:39 GMT)

Xerium plans bankruptcy filing
Xerium Technologies announced this morning it is headed toward restructuring its debt through a Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing after reaching an agreement with a steering committee representing lenders. (Tue, 02 Mar 2010 15:18:52 GMT)

Pocklington bankruptcy fraud trial hits another snag
EDMONTON -- Former Edmonton Oilers owner Peter Pocklington's March 9 trial for bankruptcy fraud is expected to be postponed again. Court documents outlining the reason for the delay have been sealed,... (Tue, 02 Mar 2010 16:15:51 GMT)

Morris Publishing out of bankruptcy protection
Morris Publishing Group says it has emerged from bankruptcy protection. (Tue, 02 Mar 2010 16:49:52 GMT)

Morris Publishing out of bankruptcy protection
Morris Publishing Group says it has emerged from bankruptcy protection. A judge last month approved a prepackaged debt restructuring for the Georgia-based publisher of 13 daily newspapers after hearing no objections from creditors. (Tue, 02 Mar 2010 16:49:52 GMT)

Magna seeks additional bankruptcy financing
Magna Entertainment Corp. says it needs additional debtor-in-possession financing as it works to emerge from Chapter 11 bankruptcy. Ontario-based Magna, the largest horse track owner in the United States, previously reached agreements with a subsidiary of its... United States - Magna Entertainment - Chapter 11 Title 11 United States Code - Debtor in possession - Law (Tue, 02 Mar 2010 16:55:30 GMT)

Magna seeks additional bankruptcy financing
Magna Entertainment Corp. says it needs additional debtor-in-possession financing as it works to emerge from Chapter 11 bankruptcy. (Tue, 02 Mar 2010 16:57:47 GMT)

Morris Publishing out from bankruptcy protection
Morris Publishing Group said Tuesday that it has emerged from under bankruptcy protection. (Tue, 02 Mar 2010 17:05:22 GMT)

TPC Sawgrass Marriott files for bankruptcy
The Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort & Spa, where nearly 300 media gathered last month to report on Tiger Woods' first public appearance since confessing to affairs, has filed for bankruptcy protection. The Marriott is located down the street from PGA Tour headquarters, and the majority of guests are there to play the TPC Sawgrass. (Tue, 02 Mar 2010 18:03:14 GMT)

Greece risks 'bankruptcy' without radical action: PM
Greece risks bankruptcy if it does not take radical extra measures to fix its finances, Prime Minister George Papandreou warned on Tuesday, saying the country was in a "wartime situation." (Tue, 02 Mar 2010 18:29:43 GMT)

Greek PM says sacrifices vital to avert bankruptcy
Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou said on Tuesday his country was fighting for survival against bankruptcy and urged civil servants and pensioners to accept sacrifices to save the debt-burdened nation. (Tue, 02 Mar 2010 18:31:18 GMT)

TPC Sawgrass Marriott files for bankruptcy
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- The Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort & Spa, where nearly 300 media gathered last month to report on Tiger Woods' first public appearance since confessing to affairs, has filed for bankruptcy protection. (Tue, 02 Mar 2010 19:49:18 GMT)

Paper goods retailer Swoozie's files bankruptcy
Swoozie's, a U.S. retailer of luxury gifts and stationery products, filed for bankruptcy protection on Tuesday, saying it was hurt by underperformance of recently acquired stores in the Northeast. (Wed, 03 Mar 2010 00:29:22 GMT)

Greek ministers meet to avert bankruptcy
The Greek government, facing a debt crisis of "wartime" dimensions and fighting to avert bankruptcy, held a special session on Wednesday to launch draconian new budget action. (Wed, 03 Mar 2010 10:15:43 GMT)

More consumers file for bankruptcy protection
The economic recovery effort has not slowed consumer bankruptcy filings. They surged 14% in February compared with a year earlier. (Wed, 03 Mar 2010 12:57:17 GMT)

Greek ministers meet to avert bankruptcy
ATHENS -The Greek government, facing a debt crisis of "wartime" dimensions and fighting to avert bankruptcy, held a special session on Wednesday to launch draconian new budget action. Read more... (Wed, 03 Mar 2010 15:05:18 GMT)

Magna gets more time, money in bankruptcy case
A Delaware bankruptcy judge on Wednesday granted horse-track owner Magna Entertainment Corp. permission to obtain additional financing and more time to complete a Chapter 11 reorganization plan. (Wed, 03 Mar 2010 23:02:05 GMT)

Bankruptcy Court Gives General Growth More Time
Mall owner General Growth gets 4 more months to sort out bankruptcy exit, potential sale Bankruptcy - General Growth Properties - Law - Services - United States (Thu, 04 Mar 2010 02:25:14 GMT)

Bankruptcy court gives General Growth more time
Shopping mall operator General Growth Properties Inc. will have four more months to sort out its exit from Chapter 11 bankruptcy and weigh buyout offers. (Thu, 04 Mar 2010 02:44:33 GMT)

5 money jams bankruptcy can fix
Bankruptcy may be the right move if you're facing any of the following situations. (Thu, 04 Mar 2010 11:00:00 GMT)

5 money jams bankruptcy can fix
In tough economic times, bankruptcy can provide a pathway out of financial distress. However, deciding whether to file can be confusing and daunting. (Thu, 04 Mar 2010 11:36:59 GMT)

Bucks builder's bankruptcy halts Upper Saucon home construction
Residents wonder if Orleans Homebuilders' 349-home project will ever be finished One of the largest housing projects under construction in Upper Saucon Township will be put on hold indefinitely because the Bucks County builder has filed for bankruptcy protection. (Thu, 04 Mar 2010 11:51:37 GMT)

Bankruptcy is this family's business
Red and green numbers kept flickering on a presentation screen as five brothers pointed out credit-card debt, consumer debt, mortgage debt and a ballooning national debt as their father tried to explain why it's patriotic to file for bankruptcy.... (Thu, 04 Mar 2010 14:16:35 GMT)

Doctor in Hepatitis-C case declares bankruptcy
All civil trials connected to the Hepatitis-C outbreak are now on hold. The doctor involved in the case. Dr. Dipak Desai, has filed for personal bankruptcy. (Thu, 04 Mar 2010 14:26:14 GMT)

Bankruptcy courts bless Nortel's CVAS sale to GENBAND
Another piece in the sad chapter in Nortel's ongoing liquidation came to a close today when the Canadian company got word from both the bankruptcy courts in the U.S. and Canada that they could proceed with the sale of their Carrier VoIP and Application Solutions (CVAS) assets to GENBAND. However, the sale is not a done deal yet. The two companies need approval from Israeli courts. When those ... (Thu, 04 Mar 2010 16:43:54 GMT)

WaMu bankruptcy hearing delayed, talks continue
The judge in the Washington Mutual bankruptcy case is postponing a hearing as the bank tries to resolve disputes with JPMorgan Chase and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. (Thu, 04 Mar 2010 18:32:05 GMT)

Judge approves Affiliated Media's bankruptcy plan
A bankruptcy judge has approved the reorganization plan of the company that publishes The Denver Post, San Jose Mercury News and 52 other daily newspapers. (Thu, 04 Mar 2010 19:53:20 GMT)

Judge Approves MediaNews Parent's Bankruptcy Plan
Owner of MediaNews and its 54 daily newspapers gains approval of bankruptcy reorganization Newspaper - Denver Post - MediaNews Group - Services - United States (Thu, 04 Mar 2010 20:25:05 GMT)

Judge OKs Denver Post's publisher bankruptcy exit
A federal judge has approved Affiliated Media Inc's bankruptcy reorganization plan, clearing the way for the publisher of the Denver Post and San Jose Mercury News to emerge from Chapter 11 protection this month. (Thu, 04 Mar 2010 20:55:01 GMT)

End Run Around Lawyers in Tavern Bankruptcy
Saying that five months of wrangling over the legal corpse of Tavern on the Green had accomplished little, a federal judge on Thursday ordered an end to the landmark's bankruptcy reorganization. (Thu, 04 Mar 2010 22:41:07 GMT)

Judge approves MediaNews parent's bankruptcy plan
A bankruptcy judge approved Affiliated Media Inc.'s reorganization plan Thursday and freed the publisher of the San Jose Mercury News and 53 other daily newspapers from most of its debt as it tries to boost its sagging revenue. The confirmation of the... San Jose Mercury News - Newspaper - MediaNews Group - Bankruptcy - Publishing (Thu, 04 Mar 2010 23:40:30 GMT)

Judge approves MediaNews parent's bankruptcy plan
A bankruptcy judge approved Affiliated Media Inc.'s reorganization plan Thursday and freed the publisher of the San Jose Mercury News and 53 other daily newspapers from most of its debt as it tries to boost its sagging revenue. (Fri, 05 Mar 2010 00:56:43 GMT)

Salt Lake Tribune parent company Affiliated Media Inc.'s bankruptcy plan approved
SAN FRANCISCO — A bankruptcy judge approved Affiliated Media Inc.'s reorganization plan Thursday and freed the... (Fri, 05 Mar 2010 04:27:28 GMT)

Judge OKs bankruptcy
SAN FRANCISCO — A bankruptcy judge approved Affiliated Media Inc.'s reorganization plan Thursday and freed the publisher of The Monterey County Herald and 53 other daily newspapers from most of its debt. (Fri, 05 Mar 2010 09:48:39 GMT)

Andersen: 'industry driven to bankruptcy'
In a Q&A session following AP Moller Maersk's 2009 Annual Report presentation yesterday - revealing a USD2.1 billion loss on its container sector - its ceo, Nils Andersen, said, 'effectively the industry had been driven into bankruptcy'. (Fri, 05 Mar 2010 10:23:50 GMT)

Penton Media Wins Court Approval of Bankruptcy Plan (Update1)
March 5 (Bloomberg) -- Penton Media Inc. , the trade magazine publisher that filed a prepackaged bankruptcy less than a month ago, won court approval of its reorganization plan and intends to exit bankruptcy next week. (Fri, 05 Mar 2010 17:30:34 GMT)

Detroit Warns of Bankruptcy as It Prepares Bond Sale (Update1)
March 5 (Bloomberg) -- Detroit , the largest U.S. city whose debt is rated below investment grade, warned investors of the risk of bankruptcy as it prepares to sell $250 million of bonds to help close its budget deficit. (Fri, 05 Mar 2010 21:28:32 GMT)

Penton set to exit bankruptcy, court approves plan
Trade magazine publisher Penton Media Inc. said Friday that it has received court approval of its reorganization plan, clearing the way for the company to emerge from bankruptcy in a few days. (Fri, 05 Mar 2010 22:17:58 GMT)

Penton Set to Exit Bankruptcy, Court Approves Plan
Penton gets court approval for reorganization plan, to emerge from bankruptcy soon Bankruptcy - Law - Services - Lawyers and Law Firms - Bankruptcy Law (Fri, 05 Mar 2010 22:40:45 GMT)

Penton set to exit bankruptcy, court approves plan
Trade magazine publisher Penton Media Inc. said Friday that it has received court approval of its reorganization plan, clearing the way for the company to emerge from bankruptcy in a few days. The ruling by the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District... Bankruptcy - United States bankruptcy court - Penton Media - United States - Law (Fri, 05 Mar 2010 22:55:20 GMT)

No. 1 Contracting files for bankruptcy
The construction company operated by the man who owns the historic Huber Breaker in Ashley has filed for bankruptcy, further clouding the future of the area's most visible reminder of its coal-mining past. Alvin Roman on Thursday filed a Chapter 11 bank (Sat, 06 Mar 2010 09:30:50 GMT)

Park Meadows owner ends bankruptcy with deal
A real estate investment firm has agreed to put up the money needed to end the bankruptcy protection process for Park Meadows mall’s parent company. (Sat, 06 Mar 2010 14:14:14 GMT)

U.S. Dry Cleaning files for bankruptcy
Hawaii: The parent company of Young Laundry and Caesars Cleaners yesterday filed for bankruptcy in California after finding it couldn't refinance debt that was coming due. U.S. Dry Cleaning Corp. filed for a Chapter 11 reorganization citing assets of $1 million to $10 million and debts between $10 million and $50 million. (Sat, 06 Mar 2010 14:59:28 GMT)

Bankruptcy filing shuttering Martinsville’s Hollywood Video
MARTINSVILLE The Hollywood Video in Grand Valley is among the Movie Gallery Inc. locations in Indiana that will close as part of the corporation’s Chapter 11 bankruptcy filin ... (Sat, 06 Mar 2010 15:11:29 GMT)

Mainland mall operators file for bankruptcy
Operators of Mall of the Mainland, plagued by tenant departures, have filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. (Sat, 06 Mar 2010 16:46:37 GMT)

Mainland mall operators file for bankruptcy
Operators of Mall of the Mainland, plagued by tenant departures, have filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. (Sun, 07 Mar 2010 05:01:57 GMT)

Bankruptcy trends spell trouble for NH
There were 505 bankruptcy filings in February, a historic high for that month in New Hampshire. (Sun, 07 Mar 2010 05:04:43 GMT)

Second Snyder-related lawsuit is dismissed in bankruptcy court
A federal bankruptcy judge has dismissed a second suit against banks seeking millions of dollars for victims of the Ponzi scheme run by mortgage broker Wesley A. Snyder. (Sun, 07 Mar 2010 05:13:39 GMT)

Mall owner announces plan to exit bankruptcy
The owner of the partially built Elk Grove Promenade Mall has announced plans to emerge from bankruptcy by splitting into two companies. (Sun, 07 Mar 2010 06:16:32 GMT)

Park Meadows owner ends bankruptcy with deal
A real estate investment firm has agreed to put up the money needed to end the bankruptcy protection process for Park Meadows mall’s parent company. (Sun, 07 Mar 2010 06:59:00 GMT)

Pocklington bankruptcy fraud trial hits another snag
EDMONTON -- Former Edmonton Oilers owner Peter Pocklington's March 9 trial for bankruptcy fraud is expected to be postponed again. Court documents outlining the reason for the delay have been sealed,... (Sun, 07 Mar 2010 07:56:53 GMT)

Morgan Lane files for bankruptcy
Saturday update Napa-based Morgan Lane Real Estate has filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy and ceased doing business, a victim of the downturn in the housing market. (Sun, 07 Mar 2010 08:20:50 GMT)

Tribune creditors sue banks, alleging they caused bankruptcy
A group of Tribune Co. creditors has sued the banks behind the publisher's 2007 leveraged buyout, claiming the $8 billion in loans they arranged for the deal doomed the company to bankruptcy. (Sun, 07 Mar 2010 09:28:04 GMT)

Bankruptcy, foreclosure hit Dutch dairy farmers drawn to Toledo area
By GARY T. PAKULSKI BLADE BUSINESS WRITER RINKE OENEMA was about to lose his dairy farm — the dream that brought him six years earlier from the Netherlands to Henry County's Pleasant Township. But he showed no anger, recalled Wayne Wilson, who oversaw the bankruptcy court-supervised auction of Maple Grove Dairy on Dec. 16. Mr. Oenema and his wife, Afke, “had a very high sense of integrity,” Mr ... (Sun, 07 Mar 2010 14:40:58 GMT)

River Vale Country Club bankruptcy is latest woe for Bergen developer
The purchase of River Vale Country Club by an Englewood Cliffs developer in 2006 seemed to offer a good deal for the buyer, township and area golfers alike. Just over three years later, the club owner is in bankruptcy and awash in debt. (Sun, 07 Mar 2010 15:04:25 GMT)

Bankruptcy filings in Virginia, Maryland and the District
These companies recently filed with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court's local clerk of court offices. (Mon, 08 Mar 2010 05:00:00 GMT)

Ind., Colo. casino owner files for bankruptcy
The company that owns Indiana's Hoosier Park casino and horse track and a Colorado casino has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. (Mon, 08 Mar 2010 13:55:30 GMT)

Ind., Colo. casino owner files for bankruptcy
The company that owns Indiana's Hoosier Park casino and horse track and a Colorado casino has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. Centaur LLC says normal operations will continue at Hoosier Park in Anderson and Fortune Valley Hotel & Casino in Central City, Colo., despite Sunday's filing. (Mon, 08 Mar 2010 14:01:00 GMT)

Showdown over Six Flags begins in bankruptcy court
Warring creditors of Six Flags Inc take their battle for the theme park operator before a bankruptcy judge on Monday, with the outcome likely hanging on how much debt the company can afford. (Mon, 08 Mar 2010 14:18:01 GMT)

Ind., Colo. casino owner files for bankruptcy
The company that owns Indiana's Hoosier Park casino and horse track and a Colorado casino has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. Centaur LLC says normal operations will continue at Hoosier Park in Anderson and Fortune Valley Hotel & Casino in Central... Hoosier Park - Indiana - Chapter 11 Title 11 United States Code - Casino - Colorado (Mon, 08 Mar 2010 14:24:49 GMT)

Hotel Dusk developer Cing files for bankruptcy
Cing, developer of well-known titles including Little King’s Story, Another Code (Trace Memory), Monster Rancher, and Hotel Dusk, has filed for bankruptcy due to mounting debts it could not pay. The small Japanese developer only had around 30 staff, but managed to produce a number of memorable games on Nintendo’s platforms. Its debts were relatively small, [...] (Mon, 08 Mar 2010 15:28:37 GMT)

Valley View Casino Co. Files for Bankruptcy
The company that is trying to bring Valley View Downs & Casino to the New Castle area has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. (Mon, 08 Mar 2010 15:57:05 GMT)

Ind., Colo. casino owner files for bankruptcy
ANDERSON, Ind. -- The company that owns Indiana's Hoosier Park casino and horse track and a Colorado casino has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.Centaur LLC says normal operations will cont... (Mon, 08 Mar 2010 16:07:33 GMT)

Showdown over Six Flags begins in bankruptcy court
SIXFQ.OB ) take their battle for the theme park operator before a bankruptcy judge on Monday, with the outcome likely hanging on how much debt the company can afford. (Mon, 08 Mar 2010 16:14:38 GMT)

Cing Declares Bankruptcy
The independent Japanese developer Cing has filed for bankruptcy, according to Data-Max (via NeoGAF ). The decision was made due to the company's massive debt, totaling 200 million yen (over 2 million in USD). The small developer is known best in the States for Hotel Dusk: Room 215 , and for their role in developing Little King's Story . Bankruptcy isn't the same as a studio closure, and can ... (Mon, 08 Mar 2010 16:38:16 GMT)

Ind., Colo. casino owner files bankruptcy
The company that owns Indiana's Hoosier Park casino and horse track is putting its Colorado casino up for sale as it works to revamp its payments on at least $574 million in debt under its filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. (Mon, 08 Mar 2010 21:01:18 GMT)

Bankruptcy law doesn't restrict free speech, Supreme Court says
A federal law that bars attorneys from telling clients who are contemplating bankruptcy to take on more debt is not an unconstitutional restriction on the free-speech rights of lawyers, the Supreme Court decided Monday. (Tue, 09 Mar 2010 05:00:00 GMT)

High Court Finds Lawyers and Their Advice Covered by Bankruptcy Reform Law
Consumer bankruptcy lawyers are "debt relief agencies" under a 2005 federal bankruptcy law and restrictions on the type of advice they can give clients are constitutional, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled on Monday. In a challenge brought by a Minnesota law firm, the justices unanimously held that the plain language of the Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act clearly indicates ... (Tue, 09 Mar 2010 05:58:04 GMT)

A short sale after bankruptcy is iffy move
You can do a short sale and file for bankruptcy, but the strategy is a minefield fraught with risks. (Tue, 09 Mar 2010 11:00:00 GMT)

Bankruptcy haunts mortgage refinance
Good credit scores aren't helping a couple overcome an old bankruptcy. (Tue, 09 Mar 2010 11:00:00 GMT)

Cadillac Distances Itself From GM to Escape Bankruptcy Stigma
March 9 (Bloomberg) -- Cadillac, the luxury brand General Motors Co. acquired in 1909 , is distancing itself from the Detroit-based automaker to avoid the stigma of the parent company’s $50 billion U.S.-backed bankruptcy last year. (Tue, 09 Mar 2010 13:31:17 GMT)

4th casino files for bankruptcy protection
Centaur Gaming, the parent company of the Hoosier Park horse track casino in Anderson, announced Monday it would file for bankruptcy reorganization but vowed to continue its gambling operations without interruption. (Tue, 09 Mar 2010 13:50:46 GMT)

Bankruptcy Filings Keep Rising In Arizona
Bankruptcy filings continue to climb this year across Arizona and the Phoenix metropolitan area. (Tue, 09 Mar 2010 15:05:37 GMT)

JSC Alliance Wins U.S. Bankruptcy Court Protection (Update1)
March 9 (Bloomberg) -- JSC Alliance Bank , the sixth-largest bank in Kazakhstan by net loans, won bankruptcy court permission to protect itself from U.S. lawsuits and distribute about $500 million to creditors. (Tue, 09 Mar 2010 17:00:42 GMT)

Cadillac Distances From GM to Avoid Bankruptcy Stigma (Correct)
(Corrects GM sales gain in fifth paragraph.) March 9 (Bloomberg) -- Cadillac, the luxury brand General Motors Co. acquired in 1909 , is distancing itself from the Detroit-based automaker to avoid the stigma of the parent company’s $50 billion U.S.-backed bankruptcy last year. (Tue, 09 Mar 2010 21:46:19 GMT)

Legal fallout continues from Coyotes bankruptcy
The battle between the National Hockey League and former Phoenix Coyotes owner Jerry Moyes isn't over yet. The NHL filed a breach of contract lawsuit against Moyes on Friday. It says Moyes violated a number of league agreements when he put the team in bankruptcy last year and then attempted to sell the franchise to Canadian businessman Jim Balsillie. (Tue, 09 Mar 2010 23:03:56 GMT)

Placer Fire Equipment files for Chapter 7 bankruptcy
Placer Fire Equipment, a Rancho Cordova-based company that builds fire apparatus for numerous local and state agencies, has filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy, court records show. (Wed, 10 Mar 2010 04:24:19 GMT)

Several parties object to AHF bankruptcy plan
[Multiple players in the American Housing Foundation bankruptcy filed objections Monday to a plan proposed by a creditors' committee to reorganize the business. (Wed, 10 Mar 2010 08:05:29 GMT)

Bankruptcy approved for Westfall in Pike County
A federal judge approved the first municipal bankruptcy filing in state history, reducing the burden of a $20 million lawsuit judgment looming over Westfall Twp., Pike County. Last year the township, with a population of about 2,800, sought Chapter 9 pro (Wed, 10 Mar 2010 09:07:53 GMT)

Bankruptcy shouldn't affect betting parlor
MERRILLVILLE -- Industry insiders say business should continue as usual at the Merrillville Off-Track Betting facility even though its owners filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy last weekend. "It should be a seamless event. No one is particularly concerned about it and it will only make the company stronger," Ed Feigenbaum, editor of Indiana Gaming Insight, said of the voluntary filing by ... (Wed, 10 Mar 2010 10:03:25 GMT)

Grand Traverse Mall Owners May Emerge From Bankruptcy
Billions of dollars in investments could help the operator of the Grand Traverse Mall emerge from bankruptcy soon. General Growth Properties filed for bankruptcy in 2009. (Wed, 10 Mar 2010 11:00:41 GMT)

Kansas City, Mo., school board faces key decision on closing schools, avoiding bankruptcy
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Kansas City school board is facing a stark choice: close nearly half its public schools or face a potential bankruptcy. (Wed, 10 Mar 2010 14:33:53 GMT)

Settlement in bankruptcy case
Bankruptcy proceedings brought against his former business partner, Rodney Humphries, by Maniototo farmer Ewan Carr over claims of a $238,000 debt were settled on confidential terms in the High Court at Dunedin this week. read more (Wed, 10 Mar 2010 16:12:19 GMT)

Canwest Noteholders Abusing Bankruptcy Process, Goldman Says
March 10 (Bloomberg) -- Canwest Global Communications Corp. noteholders have gained control of the Canadian media company’s bankruptcy process and are abusing it for their own benefit, Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (Wed, 10 Mar 2010 21:58:14 GMT)

Trustee in Mastro bankruptcy goes after four new targets
A new lawsuit alleges four business associates of bankrupt real-estate magnate Michael R. Mastro negotiated "sham transactions" before Mastro entered bankruptcy that were designed to keep assets from his creditors. (Thu, 11 Mar 2010 02:11:51 GMT)

Judge hears final arguments in Trump casinos' bankruptcy
A case that could have major implications for Atlantic City's gambling industry wound down yesterday in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Camden, on the same day that revenue figures revealed a rough February for the resort. (Thu, 11 Mar 2010 02:33:00 GMT)

Bankruptcy Filings Jump 32 Percent in Jacksonville
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- If you find yourself living paycheck to paycheck, you aren't alone. The number of people unable to pay their bills is growing. For some, the only way out they see is bankruptcy. (Thu, 11 Mar 2010 03:34:41 GMT)

Trash Hauler EnviroSolutions Files for Bankruptcy Protection
March 11 (Bloomberg) -- EnviroSolutions Holdings Inc., a U.S. trash hauler and landfill operator, and 21 of its affiliates filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy court protection. (Thu, 11 Mar 2010 05:45:45 GMT)

Equity takes on Emprise in Rainbows bankruptcy
The battle of the banks continues in the Rainbows United bankruptcy, with a secondary lender accusing the nonprofit's lead bank of changing loan terms without its consent. (Thu, 11 Mar 2010 06:07:20 GMT)

Developer seeks bankruptcy protection
The developer of a proposed subdivision off Ladson Road has pulled the property from the jaws of foreclosure by filing for bankruptcy reorganization this week. (Thu, 11 Mar 2010 07:09:27 GMT)

With bankruptcy looming Kansas City closing nearly half its schools
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - The Kansas City school board narrowly approved a plan Wednesday night to close nearly half of the districts schools in a desperate bid to avoid a potential bankruptcy. (Thu, 11 Mar 2010 10:22:03 GMT)

Park Meadows owner ends bankruptcy with deal
A real estate investment firm has agreed to put up the money needed to end the bankruptcy protection process for Park Meadows mall’s parent company. (Thu, 11 Mar 2010 13:43:24 GMT)

Kansas City School Board Closes Almost Half Of City's Schools In Face Of Bankruptcy
What's Your Reaction? KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Facing potential bankruptcy, the board that governs the once flush-with-cash Kansas City school district is taking the unusual and contentious step of shuttering almost half its schools. (Thu, 11 Mar 2010 14:41:58 GMT)

Ex-Mets Lenny Dykstra wants bankruptcy case dismissed
Lenny Dykstra, the former star baseball center fielder, has asked a federal judge to dismiss his bankruptcy case. (Thu, 11 Mar 2010 18:20:39 GMT)

Lehman Prober Reports on $639 Billion Bankruptcy (Update1)
March 11 (Bloomberg) -- The former federal prosecutor who probed Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. ’s $639 billion bankruptcy won permission to publish his report on how the bank tumbled to the biggest failure in U.S. history. (Thu, 11 Mar 2010 20:45:30 GMT)

Lehman insolvent weeks before bankruptcy: examiner
Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc used accounting gimmicks and had been insolvent for weeks before it filed for bankruptcy in September 2008, a court-appointed examiner said, but he did not find extensive wrongdoing. (Thu, 11 Mar 2010 22:46:50 GMT)

Willcom Seeks $1.5 Billion to Emerge From Bankruptcy (Update1)
March 12 (Bloomberg) -- Willcom Inc. , the Japanese wireless carrier that filed for bankruptcy protection, is seeking financial aid of as much as 137.8 billion yen ($1.5 billion) to revive the company. (Fri, 12 Mar 2010 09:56:32 GMT)

Lyondell plans to raise $6B as it emerges from bankruptcy
Lyondell Chemical Co. plans to raise $6.05 billion in bonds, loans and equity to repay debt after it emerges from bankruptcy protection. The chemical maker, based in Houston, is seeking $3.25 billion by selling senior secured bonds and borrowing through a senior term loan, according to a statement distributed Thursday. It also plans to raise $2.8 billion in a rights offering. (Fri, 12 Mar 2010 12:24:52 GMT)

Money Matters: 'Is bankruptcy for me?'
The eighth in our 'ask the expert' series, which sees Kevin Boon of the Consumer Credit Counselling Service (CCCS) answer a question on bankruptcy. (Fri, 12 Mar 2010 12:30:23 GMT)

Lehman Insolvent Weeks Before Bankruptcy: Examiner
A new report shows the failed Lehman Brothers used accounting gimmicks and had been insolvent for weeks before it filed for bankruptcy. (Fri, 12 Mar 2010 13:42:45 GMT)

Trustee tires of delay in Majestic Star Casino bankruptcy plan
The indenture trustee on $300 million of second-lien notes owed by Majestic Star Casino LLC told the bankruptcy judge in a March 10 filing that there has been "no discernable progress toward a balance sheet restructuring" since the casino operator defaulted on the debt 17 months ago, according to a Bloomberg new report today. (Fri, 12 Mar 2010 14:54:04 GMT)

A New Chapter for Bankruptcy
A proposal to make our bankruptcy system simpler and to make it easier for debtors to get back on their feet. (Fri, 12 Mar 2010 16:53:03 GMT)

Three Central District Bankruptcy Judges to Retire in Next 12 Months
Three bankruptcy judges for the Central District of California will retire within the next 12 months, a colleague told the Federal Bar Association yesterday. (Fri, 12 Mar 2010 16:58:38 GMT)

JAL begins bankruptcy proceedings
In the country's biggest corporate bankruptcy case not involving financial institutions, Japan Airlines Corp. and two group companies filed for court protection Tuesday at the Tokyo District Court. (Fri, 12 Mar 2010 18:36:40 GMT)

Lawyers, accountants seek big fees in Rothstein bankruptcy
Attorneys and accountants for the court trustee in the messy bankruptcy of Ponzi schemer Scott Rothstein's collapsed law firm have asked a judge to authorize nearly $2.2 million in fees for less than three months' work. (Sat, 13 Mar 2010 00:59:06 GMT)

Coffee Break: Bankruptcy court will add judge
House passes Rep. Steve Cohen 's bill that increases the number of bankruptcy judges, adding one to the Memphis court. (Sat, 13 Mar 2010 06:02:00 GMT)

Smurfit bankruptcy not likely to hurt county finances
PANAMA CITY — As Smurfit-Stone edges its way through bankruptcy proceedings, the potential impact on Bay County’s finances has become clearer. It looks like the bankruptcy of one of the county’s biggest water customers will not cost the... (Sat, 13 Mar 2010 06:11:11 GMT)

Robbinsville solar company in bankruptcy
ROBBINSVILLE -- A cloud has passed over the local renewable energy industry as a township-based solar manufacturing concern, once trumpeted as a leader in green technology, has been forced to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. (Sat, 13 Mar 2010 06:55:30 GMT)

Spann, Elite Logistics file bankruptcy
Two Nashville-area companies involved in industries that have been hit the hardest by the economic downturn - construction and transportation - have filed bankruptcy petitions here this week. (Sat, 13 Mar 2010 08:18:51 GMT)

What happens if I own a stock that is purchased by another company after filing for bankruptcy?
What happens if I own a stock that is purchased by another company after filing for bankruptcy? (Sat, 13 Mar 2010 09:04:47 GMT)

Vertical victims challenge bankruptcy status
A group of investors who say they were defrauded out of their life savings by Vertical Group LLC are asking a bankruptcy judge to liquidate the assets of Vertical founder and CEO Nathan Reuter. The nine investors claim more than $1 million in losses as a result of the alleged scam. (Sat, 13 Mar 2010 14:31:43 GMT)

Forum Health... a year in bankruptcy
WARREN The sounds of silence are deafening as Forum Health approaches the one-year mark Tuesday of its Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing. ''It's status quo. (Sun, 14 Mar 2010 05:20:55 GMT)

A-1 Plank enters into bankruptcy
Hays-based A-1 Plank and Scaffold Mfg. has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, and its president, Dwight Allenbaugh, hopes the company can emerge as a "leaner, meaner" but somewhat smaller operation. (Sun, 14 Mar 2010 06:42:37 GMT)

She makes a fine living from bankruptcy
As a young college graduate, Kate Logan was thrilled to land a job with a New York City company. When that company landed in bankruptcy six weeks after she took the job, it turned out to be the event that made her career. (Sun, 14 Mar 2010 08:10:51 GMT)

Before filing for bankruptcy, try living within your means
Dear Liz: I am a 49-year-old single father with two boys, 17 and 12. I had my own business for five years, which I finally gave up last year. I have credit card debt of about $68,000. My credit score is still good and all payments are current. I do not own a house, and I do not own much personal property either. I found a job a few months ago, and with that, I can still make payments every month ... (Sun, 14 Mar 2010 08:14:33 GMT)

Bankruptcy: March 15
Filed in February in U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Knoxville and Greeneville (Mon, 15 Mar 2010 04:00:00 GMT)

Law Would Create New Bankruptcy Judge
Memphis would get a new federal bankruptcy judge under legislation authored by Memphis congressman Steve Cohen that passed the House of Representative.... (Mon, 15 Mar 2010 05:06:04 GMT)

Realty Company Owner Files Ch. 7 Bankruptcy
Mallard Creek Realty Inc. owner Stanley Holmes has filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy.Holmes was the 100 percent owner of Mallard Creek Realty, doing busi.... (Mon, 15 Mar 2010 05:06:14 GMT)

Tag: DAVID EINHORN
The Lehman Brothers bankruptcy examiner must be popular at the hedge fund Greenlight Capital , Breakingviews says . David Einhorn, the fund’s founder, had criticized the Wall Street firm’s finances and accounting before it failed in September 2008. (Mon, 15 Mar 2010 12:41:07 GMT)

Maker of Wheatware products files for bankruptcy
Associated Press - March 15, 2010 11:44 AM ET GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) - A Grand Island manufacturer of biodegradable clothes hangers, golf tees, guitar picks and other items has filed for... (Mon, 15 Mar 2010 15:49:24 GMT)

Maker of Wheatware products files for bankruptcy
A Grand Island manufacturer of biodegradable clothes hangers, golf tees, guitar picks and other items has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. (Mon, 15 Mar 2010 15:51:47 GMT)

Lehman Bankruptcy Estate Proposes Reorganization Plan
The bankruptcy estate of Lehman Brothers on Monday proposed an initial reorganization plan that would lift the remains of the investment bank out of Chapter 11. (Mon, 15 Mar 2010 23:41:06 GMT)

Lehman plans to end bankruptcy, create new company
Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc on Monday filed a plan with the U.S. bankruptcy court in Manhattan to wind down its remaining assets and operations -- and end the largest U.S. bankruptcy case in history. (Tue, 16 Mar 2010 00:07:02 GMT)

Lehman administrator files record bankruptcy plan
The administrator for failed Wall Street giant Lehman Brothers has filed plans to end the largest bankruptcy in US history, opening the way for the creation of a new company. (Tue, 16 Mar 2010 02:07:42 GMT)

In bankruptcy sale, gas stations auctioned to ex-owner's cousin
Gas station owners from around the country are calling the auction last month of dozens of stations formerly owned by Mequon-based petroleum magnate Darshan Dhaliwal "rigged," according to interviews and federal bankruptcy court documents. (Tue, 16 Mar 2010 05:17:15 GMT)

Lehman Brothers files bankruptcy plan
Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. and 22 affiliates filed a bankruptcy plan Monday to repay creditors of the failed brokerage firm. (Tue, 16 Mar 2010 07:10:23 GMT)

Visteon files amended bankruptcy-revamp plan
The proposal would enable the car-parts maker to emerge from bankruptcy proceedings nearly debt-free in the U.S. (Tue, 16 Mar 2010 08:15:30 GMT)

Lehman files plan to end record bankruptcy
NEW YORK, March 15, 2010 (AFP) - The administrator for failed Wall Street giant Lehman Brothers filed plans Monday to end the largest bankruptcy in US history, opening the way for the creation of a new company. (Tue, 16 Mar 2010 09:04:31 GMT)

SULLIVAN & WORCESTER LLP ANNOUNCES ACQUISITION OF NATIONAL BANKRUPTCY GROUP
Boston – Sullivan & Worcester LLP today announced that a five-member team led by Partners Richard Hiersteiner and Jeanne P. Darcey has joined the firm's Bankruptcy, Reorganization & Creditors’ Rights Group. (Tue, 16 Mar 2010 09:14:35 GMT)

Shield money in bankruptcy with 529 plan
Find out when you can and can't protect your assets in bankruptcy with a 529 plan. (Tue, 16 Mar 2010 10:00:00 GMT)

Platinum-Gold Ratio Climbs to Highest Since Lehman Bankruptcy
March 16 (Bloomberg) -- Platinum ’s ratio to gold climbed to the highest level since Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. filed for bankruptcy in September 2008 as investment demand increased. (Tue, 16 Mar 2010 12:58:59 GMT)

Blockbuster raises bankruptcy as possibilty
Video-rental chain Blockbuster Inc said on Tuesday for the first time it may need to file for bankruptcy protection after years of struggling to lessen its debt load. (Tue, 16 Mar 2010 22:11:20 GMT)

Blockbuster eyes bankruptcy, shares fall sharply
Blockbuster says in a regulatory filing that it will likely file for bankruptcy if it is unable to address its debt load. (Wed, 17 Mar 2010 03:30:31 GMT)

Blockbuster Says May File for Bankruptcy
The video rental chain said it could be forced to file for bankruptcy if cash flows don't improve and it's unable to restructure its debt. (Wed, 17 Mar 2010 04:52:39 GMT)

Blockbuster likely to file bankruptcy
Dow Jones Newswires | Blockbuster Inc. said in a regulatory filing Tuesday that it probably will file for bankruptcy if it is unable to address its debt load. In the filing, the video-rental company pointed to its operating loss for 2009, reported late last month. (Wed, 17 Mar 2010 12:30:57 GMT)

Studios may tighten credit on Blockbuster, force bankruptcy
Major studios are looking to cut off credit for the DVD renter and retailer, which could potentially push the struggling company into bankruptcy. (Wed, 17 Mar 2010 14:47:38 GMT)

Bankruptcy Is Blockbuster's Only Hope
Blockbuster's stock is tanking on a warning from the company that it may file for bankruptcy -- but the move may be a positive for the company. (Wed, 17 Mar 2010 15:07:59 GMT)

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