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N.Y. District Court Rules that Chapter 1...

U.S. courts have a long-standing tradition of recognizing or enforcing the laws and court rulings of other nations as an exercise of international “comity.” It has been generally understood that recognition of a foreign bankruptcy proceeding under chapter 15 is a prerequisite to a U.S. court enforcing, under the doctrine of comity, an order or […]

Neighborhood Notes: Dance Battle, Robot ...

This weekend is packed with everything from an artistic lineup with a robotic dog painting to gatherings on immigration, climate and housing justice – and of course the Folsom Street Fair in the form of # MEGAHOOD2021. Scroll on for more information on a community puzzle exchange and how to get free admission to the […]

Warren and Cornyn introduce bill to bloc...

US Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) speaks at a press conference outside the United States Capitol in Washington, United States, September 21, 2021. REUTERS / Elizabeth Frantz Bill calls on corporations and the wealthy to file for bankruptcy in their home state Warren aims to prevent favorable judges from ‘picking things’ Cornyn says bill will close […]

CONSUMER ALERT: Attorney General James s...

Affected consumers are expected to file a priority claim by Monday, September 27, 2021 NEW YORK – New York Attorney General Letitia James issued an alert today, urging ShrubBucket’s New York clients to immediately file a claim in the company’s ongoing bankruptcy proceedings they owe money for undelivered services or products. ShrubBucket – an Ithaca, […]

Bankruptcy of the Boy Scouts creates a r...

This file photo from Feb. 4, 2013 shows a close-up of a Boy Scout uniform in Irving, Texas. Amid the complex Boy Scouts of America bankruptcy case filed in February 2020, friction between the BSA and major religious groups that help it manage thousands of Scout units is escalating. At issue: churches’ fears that a […]

What you need to know about filing for b...

[ad_1[ad_1 The bankruptcy process can be a tangled and daunting process. The bankruptcy process is legal which allows those who are in financial trouble to settle or eliminate the majority of their debts off their financial statements without the obligation of paying back. If you reside in Texas and you’ve struggled with the burden of debt […]

After WNC Birth Center Closes, Some Pati...

ASHEVILLE – The closure of an alternative birth center has left some patients seeking reimbursement as the center begins a process of compulsory liquidation. Due to the nonprofit WNC Birth Center’s revenue model, patients prepaid an estimated amount. Once any insurance was collected, they were either reimbursed for any overpayments after birth or required to […]

ZASH Global Launches Free Dandelion Elec...

ZASH Global, a cheeky startup co-founded by Ted Farnsworth, wants to give a gift to the city ZASH calls home. On October 2, from 4:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. EST at Clinton Square in Syracuse, Dandelion will bring to life a completely FREE electronic dance music concert equivalent to productions found in Miami. Nicky Romero […]