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Unsecured Creditor Carve-Outs: Chapter 11 Misery Makes Strange Bedfellows

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I am pleased to share my article “Unsecured Creditor Carve-Outs: Chapter 11 Misery Makes Strange Bedfellows”, regarding a vendor remedy in Chapter 11 cases…the secured creditor carve-out. The U.S. Supreme Court will soon decide the fate of this remedy. I hope you find this informative and helpful.

DHC Newsletter – Unsecured Creditor Carve-Outs: Chapter 11 Misery


Credit & Financial Development Division of National Association of Credit Management (CFDD)

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I enjoyed a great interactive discussion in Charlotte on October 11, 2016 with members of the Credit & Financial Development Division of National Association of Credit Management (CFDD) on strategies to minimize risk and avoid loss when customers become insolvent, go out of business or face catastrophic economic events. Great questions and discussion.cfdd-capture

 


Italian Court Rules Suppliers’ Claims Entitled to Super-Priority in a Business Restructuring

For our clients and friends doing business in Italy, attached is a great article from our Italian colleagues Fabio Marelli and Guido Fauda of Nctm Studio Legale about suppliers’ claims entitled to super-priority status in a “concordato preventivo” which is a restructuring under Italian law. Good news for suppliers doing business in Italy.

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U.S. Manufacturing and Public Policy Leaders Address Priorities

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What the Next President Should Do About U.S. Manufacturing: An Agenda for the First 100 Days. Indiana University’s School of Public and Environmental Affairs convened a conference on manufacturing priorities for the next President in Washington on September 14, 2016. Top industry executives, political leaders, small business and trade union leaders, researchers and policymakers are offering a blueprint for maintaining the competitiveness of the nation’s manufacturing sector.

2016 Conference: MPPI: School of Public and Environmental Affairs (Source: Indiana University Bloomington)