Bankruptcy


Put Your Business on Solid Financial Footing before Hitting ‘Unpause’
May 5, 2020 | Stuart I. Gordon | Matthew V. Spero | Corporate | Bankruptcy
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and resulting economic shutdown, we have counseled our clients about how they can protect their rights as creditors once the economy begins to ramp up again. We have also advised them on how to make sure that they do not end up in their own perilous financial situation. Indeed, you …
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Law360: Tenn. Hospital Bankruptcy May Be the First of Many
April 16, 2020 | James P. Lagios | Robert H. Iseman | Stuart I. Gordon | Health Services | Bankruptcy
Jim Lagios, Bob Iseman and Stu Gordon wrote an article for Law360 regarding the impact of coronavirus on the financial well-being of hospitals and health systems. To read the article, click on the link below. Tenn. Hospital Bankruptcy May Be The First Of Many …
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Stimulus Package Includes Bankruptcy Updates
March 30, 2020 | Stuart I. Gordon | Matthew V. Spero | Bankruptcy
The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act(CARES Act), signed by President Trump on March 27, 2020, contains key changes to the Bankruptcy Code. The CARES Act and the previously enacted Small Business Reorganization Act (SBRA) will impact consumers and small businesses that have filed, or may be faced with filing, for bankruptcy relief in …
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Tips for Businesses to Navigate the New Normal
March 16, 2020 | Stuart I. Gordon | Matthew V. Spero | Corporate | Bankruptcy
In this time of extreme uncertainty, an unfortunate reality is that many businesses are wondering whether they will be able to survive an indefinite economic downturn. Virtually every industry is facing the prospect of weeks or even months of drastically reduced sales. Businesses need to take steps immediately to weather a prolonged new normal in …
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Gordon and Spero Author Article for Pratt’s Journal of Bankruptcy Law
February 18, 2020 | Bankruptcy
Stuart Gordon and Matthew Spero have authored an article, “U.S. Supreme Court Ruling on FDCPA Limitations Period Leaves Issues Unresolved,” for the February 2020 issue of Pratt’s Journal of Bankruptcy Law. Click here to read the article. …
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Gordon and Spero Author Article for Pratt’s Journal of Bankruptcy Law
January 16, 2020 | Stuart I. Gordon | Matthew V. Spero | Bankruptcy
Stuart Gordon and Matthew Spero have authored an article, “Eighth Circuit Rejects Successor Liability For Asset Purchaser At Forclosure Sale,” for the January 2020 issue of Pratt’s Journal of Bankruptcy Law. Click here to read the article. …
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Court Rejects “Certainty of Hopelessness” Standard for Discharging Student Debt
January 8, 2020 | James P. Lagios | Stuart I. Gordon | Matthew V. Spero | Banking | Bankruptcy
Hon. Cecelia G. Morris, Chief Judge of United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York, put down a momentous decision on January 7, 2020, granting summary judgment in favor of a debtor in an adversary proceeding seeking to have $221,385.49 in student loan debt declared dischargeable in bankruptcy. See, Rosenberg v. N.Y. …
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Spero and Farino author Nassau Lawyer article
December 12, 2019 | Matthew V. Spero | Bankruptcy
Matthew Spero and Jeannine Farino authored, “Bankruptcy Update, United States Supreme Court,” for the December 2019 issue of the Nassau Lawyer. Click here to read the article. …
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Gordon and Izzo author article for Pratt’s Journal of Bankruptcy Law
October 4, 2019 | Stuart I. Gordon | Frank P. Izzo | General Liability | Bankruptcy
Stuart Gordon and Frank Izzo have authored an article, “Transgender Woman’s Employment Discrimination Judgment Was Nondischargeable, New York Bankruptcy Court Decides,” for Pratt’s Journal of Bankruptcy Law. Click here to read the article. …
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Gordon and Spero Publish Article in Pratt’s Journal of Bankruptcy Law
July 22, 2019 | Stuart I. Gordon | Matthew V. Spero | Bankruptcy
Stuart Gordon’s and Matthew Spero’s article entitled “Supreme Court Settles Dispute Over Effect of Trademark License Rejection in Bankruptcy” was published in the July/August 2019 edition of Pratt’s Journal of Bankruptcy Law. …
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