January 28, 2011
Ex-partner of Fla. Ponzi lawyer Rothstein reaches $500K deal in firm's bankruptcy battle
January 27, 2011
Arrow Bankruptcy Trustee Seeks $12 Million From Former Top Executives
"In the first lawsuit filed in U.S. Bankruptcy Court against former top officers of bankrupt Arrow Trucking Co., bankruptcy trustee Patrick J. Malloy III seeks to reclaim at least $12.8 million from the company’s former owner and its former chief executive."
15 Most Memorable Companies That Vanished
Lehman Sued by Pulsar Re Over $450 Million
"Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc (LEHMQ.PK) has been sued by a reinsurer that wants control of $450 million it said it pledged to secure various obligations, and which should not be given to Lehman creditors."
January 26, 2011
Lehman Brothers Amends Bankruptcy Plan
January 25, 2011
Michael Jackson's Doctor Files For Bankruptcy
January 24, 2011
Arizona Mayor Files for Bankruptcy
"The mayor of the southern Arizona community of Surprise has filed for personal bankruptcy."
The Metastasizing State-Bankruptcy Meme
"Talk of introducing legislation allowing states to declare bankruptcy began in earnest in November. A speech by Newt Gingrich was followed up by a big Weekly Standard piece on the subject by David Skeel, and soon the meme filtered into the blogosphere. Unlike most political chatter, this kind of talk isn’t cheap at all: it’s very expensive. As the subject has refused to go away—which means, as House Republicans have continued to work on drafting some kind of bill—the municipal debt market has plunged."