Bankruptcy Law News. Crime Stories, Law on News and Legal Publications in November, 2011

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Impact of circle rates
Times of IndiaNovember 1, 2011

There are several reasons for this, like the stricter general power of attorney norms as well as higher stamp duty. The financier's profit margin is smaller in this scenario," added GP Tiwari (name changed), who invests in real estate. ...more »

Colts hope to regain their confidence in three-game homestand
WSBT-TVNovember 1, 2011

Those are, and have been, the watch words for a highly successful Colts franchise over the years. Now, the same franchise is struggling along with an 0-8 record at the midway point of the season. The Colts are one of two NFL franchises still without a ...more »

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Bad Credit History
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China eyes selective easing as underground lending invades
Moneycontrol.comNovember 1, 2011

Current share price performance suggests that investors are pricing in a 10-fold jump in bad loans to about 12 percent, Standard Chartered said in a recent client note. "A weak link will break the chain, and that is what may happen if we see the ...more »

Collections
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CME Group: MF Global violated customer cash rules
Wall Street JournalNovember 1, 2011

MF Global filed for bankruptcy protection on Monday, after a big bet on European debt threatened to topple it. Regulators said they have discovered shortfalls in some of the firm's customer accounts. Companies regulated by the CFTC must account for ...more »

Chapter 11, Chapter 13 Bankruptcy
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Tribune working on revised bankruptcy plan
The Associated PressNovember 1, 2011

(AP) — Tribune Co. is planning to revise its proposed reorganization plan after a Delaware judge rejected its current proposal to exit bankruptcy. US Bankruptcy Judge Kevin Carey on Monday rejected both Tribune's plan and a competing reorganization ...more »

Disputes With Irs
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Some Tax Benefits to Increase in 2012
Fox BusinessNovember 1, 2011

A spokesperson for the IRS said while benefits are reviewed annually for inflation adjustments, this is the first time in a few years the agency has implemented an increase. Each personal and dependent exemption is now $3800, a $100 increase over 2011. ...more »

Garnishment
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Back and raring to go
Malta Independent OnlineNovember 6, 2011

Other measures implemented include wholesale changes to the garnishee order system, precautionary warrantees, court auctions, the set up of the Mediation Centre and the Tribunal for Administrative Revision. Another major reform, he said, ...more »

Chapter 7 Bankruptcy
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Today's Questions for the President
National Review Online (blog)November 1, 2011

Reuters reports that Beacon Power Corp. filed for bankruptcy this week, only one year after receiving a $43 million loan guarantee from the Department of Energy. The New York Times reports that an auditor for Nevada Geothermal Power, which received at ...more »

Personal Bankruptcy
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Political Consequences for MF Global?
CNBC.comNovember 1, 2011

MF Global filed for bankruptcy Monday following the failure of last-ditch attempts to salvage the company and sell it to a rival brokerage firm. MF Global did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Jon Corzine, who headed up MF Global once ...more »

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