Bankruptcy & Restructuring Update

    View Author Spring 2010

    This Update includes the following content:

    Recent Noteworthy Representations

    • Representing AmTrust Financial Corporation in Chapter 11 Proceedings Calls for Innovative and Shrewd Moves by Squire Sanders
    • Squire Sanders Represents Special Litigation Committee of the Board of Directors of Station Casinos, Inc.


    • Bankruptcy Court Adopts Madoff Trustee’s Method of Determining “Net Equity”
    • Strategic Use of Bankruptcy Examiner Requests
    • Second Circuit Joins Ninth in Permitting General Unsecured Creditors to Include Attorneys’ Fees as Part of Their Claim

    Case Summaries

    • Third Circuit Restricts Lenders’ Right to Credit Bid on Collateral Sold Through a Plan of Reorganization
    • Third Circuit Reaffirms 1999 O’Brien Decision Regarding Application of Bankruptcy Code Section 503(b) to Break-Up Fees of Stalking Horse Bidders

    In the News

    • Distinctions
    • Recent and Upcoming Speaking Engagements
    • Media Appearances