Bankruptcy Law

U.S. Supreme Court

Can second mortgages on underwater property be voided in bankruptcy? SCOTUS to decide

Law Practice Management

How to curb the law firm exodus? Study looks at traits of those most likely to leave law practice

Government Law

Judge OKs Detroit bankruptcy-exit plan, lets city slash over $7B from its debtload

Law Firms

Wiley Rein is casting off its bankruptcy group

Trials & Litigation

On Forbes 400 list before 2008 business bankruptcy, ex-billionaire has paid $141.07 to trustee

Bankruptcy Law

Bankruptcy plan for Stockton, California, that saves worker pensions is confirmed by judge

Law Firms

Bingham managing partner says firm is exploring options, including remote possibility of bankruptcy

Bankruptcy Law

Settlement saves convicted attorney from making lengthy handcuffed trip to testify about law firm

Bankruptcy Law

Bankruptcy judge’s ruling that California city’s pensions can be cut could have big impact

U.S. Supreme Court

Chemerinsky: What to expect from the upcoming SCOTUS term

National Pulse

Loosened Claws: Lawyers from dissolved firms may now keep clients, courts say

Bankruptcy Law

Judge nixes ex-lawyer’s plea to avoid weeks of handcuffed travel, says he must attend law firm trial

Trials & Litigation

SEC spent $8.6M collecting $3.7M from former corporate raider in $62M case

Law Firms

22 Bingham partners, including 18 in London, leap to Akin Gump

Trials & Litigation

Facing show-cause hearing, Kirkland makes ‘extraordinary public apology’ for legal filing

Women in the Law

BigLaw bankruptcy doesn’t have to be a man’s world, 5 female Weil Gotshal partners say in WSJ post

Bankruptcy Law

Detroit bankruptcy trial is halted for deal with a holdout creditor

Trials & Litigation

Jones Day bill for Detroit bankruptcy has topped $26M

U.S. Supreme Court

Chemerinsky: What these 3 decisions tell us about SCOTUS inconsistency

Bankruptcy Law

11th Circuit reverses bankruptcy sale, criticizes lawyer