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AFL-CIO Providing $134M for Penn South's Rehabilitation
Citybizlist Real EstateSeptember 1, 2011

The union's pension capital will be used to renovated the 10-building complex and create 610 union construction jobs in the process. Wells Fargo has partnered with the union on the loan. "Our investment is helping sustain a vital urban community that ...more »

Oil spill aftermath tests the legal waters
China DailySeptember 1, 2011

"Obviously in the case of the Bohai oil spills, polluting companies are not deterred by the government's administrative power, which has always been a major force in tackling pollution problems in China," said Zhou Ke, a law professor at Beijing-based ...more »

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Bad Credit History
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Asian Pacific National Bank California Bad Credit Unsecured Personal Loans ...
Subprime Blogger (blog)September 8, 2011

By accessing the free annual credit report at the website annualcreditreport.com customers can find many valuable resources including a credit history analysis from the bureaus of Experian, Equifax and Transunion. As we get closer to the fall of 2011 ...more »

Collections
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State bankruptcy law gains traction
Vallejo Times-HeraldSeptember 4, 2011

A contested piece of municipal bankruptcy-limiting law has neared approval as the state Legislative session draws to a close Friday. AB 506, by Assemblyman Bob Wieckowski, D-Fremont, gained traction last month after the ...more »

Chapter 11, Chapter 13 Bankruptcy
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Madoff Trustee Defends JPMorgan Suit
TheStreet.comSeptember 2, 2011

There have been a myriad cases in which courts have recognized the authority of bankruptcy trustees to bring common law claims, the lawyers said. "Allowing the defendants to escape liability for their knowing and devastating conduct would be to give a ...more »

Disputes With Irs
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The Great Taxgirl Experiment
ForbesSeptember 4, 2011

I landed in the City of Brotherly Love by way of Temple University School of Law. While at law school, I interned at the estates attorney division of the IRS. At IRS, I participated in the review and audit of federal estate tax returns. ...more »

Garnishment
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BWD, EL decision delayed
The ReviewSeptember 7, 2011

Following the Supreme Court ruling, East Liverpool initiated garnishment proceedings to collect on the judgment, which resulted in $3.9 million in BWD funds being frozen pending a decision by Pike on whether the money should be released. ...more »

Chapter 7 Bankruptcy
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Madoff Trustee Defends $19B JPMorgan Suit
BloombergSeptember 2, 2011

Picard, who appealed the ruling, said bankruptcy law gives him the powers necessary to bring his suit. “The bankruptcy code allows the trustee to stand in the shoes of a judgment creditor and assert common-law claims against JPMC,” he said in a court ...more »

Personal Bankruptcy
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Evergreen Solar Creditors Fight Plan for Auction, Move to China Factory
BloombergSeptember 2, 2011

Under the proposed auction rules, Evergreen's lenders would trade their debt for control of the company, unless a higher offer came in. Evergreen bankruptcy attorney P. Sabin Willett didn't immediately return a call seeking comment on the filing. ...more »

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