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Southern's Georgia Power Objects to Westinghouse Bankruptcy Loan -- UpdateUAE Bankruptcy law improves investment climateSafety and Soundness and the Bankruptcy Code: Does a Bank Commit a Safety and Soundness Violation by Failing to ...South Arkansas bankruptcies for the week ended Tuesday, April 25, 2017Shares in Japan's Takata suspended after report on bankruptcy planQatar approves draft law on bankruptcy | Zawya MENA EditionCook Inlet gas producer in bankruptcy court offers to sell producing wells, other assetsVirginia billionaire and partners win bankruptcy auction for ex-Essar ...Healthcare battle may delay Title III bankruptcy for Puerto RicoHealthcare battle may delay Title III bankruptcy for Puerto RicoAntioch will face bankruptcy if half-cent sales tax expires, finance official saysGM appeal of ignition switch ruling rejected by high court | WNYT.comPrivate Equity Weighs Nuclear Option: Westinghouse ElectricHow a GOP bill could cause the next financial crisis - PoliticoBankruptcy law improves UAE investment climate, says banking expert

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Dubai Chamber briefing sheds light on UAE bankruptcy law
ZawyaMarch 27, 2017

Younis Al Khoori said, "This bankruptcy law is a result of the Ministry's commitment to developing a new draft legislation based on modern legal and economic principles to help ensure financial stability and improve the UAE's economic and financial ...more »

Homeowners In Limbo After Homebuilder Bankruptcy
CBS DFWApril 4, 2017

The builder has declared bankruptcy and the law offers little protection. “They'd rather put the onus on the homeowner to have to bear the costs, as opposed to the subcontractor,” said Fielding. Until they can settle the liens, the Nortons have stopped ...more »

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Southern's Georgia Power Objects to Westinghouse Bankruptcy Loan -- Update
Fox BusinessApril 27, 2017

Owners of the Vogtle plant have been paying $5.4 million a week to continue construction under an agreement struck with Westinghouse before it filed for bankruptcy March 29, court papers say. By Friday, Georgia Power is supposed to decide whether to ...more »

UAE Bankruptcy law improves investment climate
CPI FinancialApril 27, 2017

According to media reports, Jamal Al Jassmi, General Manager of EIBFS said the new commercial companies law and the insolvency law are key steps forward to present the UAE as a favourite destination for investments and to ensure a business-friendly ...more »

Safety and Soundness and the Bankruptcy Code: Does a Bank Commit a Safety and Soundness Violation by Failing to ...
Lexology (registration)April 27, 2017

Perhaps, Compliance Departments and Risk Management Departments along with Audit Departments should rethink the importance of bank compliance with Bankruptcy laws and rules both as a way to mitigate regulatory risk and as a way to make sure the risk ...more »

South Arkansas bankruptcies for the week ended Tuesday, April 25, 2017
MagnoliareporterApril 27, 2017

Consolacion P Oliver, A/K/A Connie Oliver, 1309 Harold Ellen Drive, El Dorado; Chapter 7; bankruptcy filed April 18. Chasity L. Kendrix, 331 W. Cedar St., Apt. B, El Dorado; Chapter 13; bankruptcy filed April 18. Ruby Jean Jackson, A/K/A Ruby Gill, 270 ...more »

Shares in Japan's Takata suspended after report on bankruptcy plan
ReutersApril 27, 2017

TOKYO Trading in Takata Corp shares was suspended on Thursday after a report that the Japanese airbag maker at the heart of the car industry's biggest-ever recall is considering a bankruptcy plan that will create a new company and ringfence its ...more »

Qatar approves draft law on bankruptcy | Zawya MENA Edition
ZawyaApril 27, 2017

Law aims at developing a detailed regulation of the provisions of corporate bankruptcy and prevention - Zawya MENA Edition.more »

Cook Inlet gas producer in bankruptcy court offers to sell producing wells, other assets
Alaska Dispatch NewsApril 27, 2017

A small natural gas producer in Cook Inlet, hoping to liquidate assets under a reorganization plan filed in U.S. bankruptcy court in Alaska, could soon be selling everything from functioning gas wells to front-end loaders and pickup trucks. But rather ...more »

Virginia billionaire and partners win bankruptcy auction for ex-Essar ...
Minneapolis Star TribuneApril 27, 2017

Leila Navidi - Star Tribune file The stacks and the steel frame for the induration building are seen on the site of Essar Steel Minnesota's taconite mine project in ...more »

Healthcare battle may delay Title III bankruptcy for Puerto Rico
ReutersApril 27, 2017

WASHINGTON An adviser to Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rossello said on Wednesday the distressed U.S. territory would not necessarily file for bankruptcy if it failed to reach a debt restructuring deal with creditors before Monday's negotiating deadline.more »

Healthcare battle may delay Title III bankruptcy for Puerto Rico
ReutersApril 27, 2017

WASHINGTON An adviser to Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rossello said on Wednesday the distressed U.S. territory would not necessarily file for bankruptcy if it failed to reach a debt restructuring deal with creditors before Monday's negotiating deadline.more »

Antioch will face bankruptcy if half-cent sales tax expires, finance official says
East Bay TimesApril 26, 2017

ANTIOCH — The city's top finance official is warning that unless Antioch reins in spending and renews a half-cent sales tax or finds another source of some serious money, it will be facing bankruptcy in the next few years. Finance Director Dawn ...more »

GM appeal of ignition switch ruling rejected by high court | WNYT.com
WNYTApril 26, 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court on Monday turned away an appeal from General Motors Co. seeking to block dozens of lawsuits over faulty ignition ...more »

Private Equity Weighs Nuclear Option: Westinghouse Electric
BloombergApril 26, 2017

... that's exactly the kind of situation that might attract distressed-debt buyers -- a group often referred to as loan-to-own investors who look for undervalued assets that they can turn around, said Douglas Baird, a University of Chicago bankruptcy ...more »

How a GOP bill could cause the next financial crisis - Politico
PoliticoApril 26, 2017

Wall Street's gambles and risky borrowing directly led to the financial crisis, causing the collapse and near-collapse of megabanks and greatly harming millions ...more »

Bankruptcy law improves UAE investment climate, says banking expert
ZawyaApril 26, 2017

DUBAI, 25th April, 2017 (WAM) -- The UAE bankruptcy law is a boon for business, a UAE banking expert said today during a conference organised by the Emirates Institute for Banking and Financial Studies, EIBFS, in Dubai. The new commercial companies ...more »

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