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July 21, 2020

On July 1, 2020, after four years of extensive efforts from the legislature, business and legal sectors, Florida became the ninth state[1] to enact the “Uniform Commercial Real Estate Receivership Act” (“UCRERA”)...

July 17, 2020

In February 2020, the Delaware bankruptcy court in In re DSL Renal Holdings, LLC concluded that, under 11 U.S.C § 550(a), a trustee cannot seek recovery from avoidance actions that exceed the total amount of unse...

June 25, 2020

A party that is awarded money in a lawsuit is called a judgment creditor. They have proven that a sum of money is owed to them and are further allowed to use the judicial system for the purpose of debt collection...

June 23, 2020

The storied American retail giant JCPenney filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in May 2020 as the COVID-19 pandemic finally crippled an already-struggling company. Days after filing, JCPenney obtained approval from t...

June 19, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has wreaked havoc on small businesses across the United States. Public safety measures that have been instituted have resulted in closures, furloughs, layoffs, supply chain disruptions, and...

June 9, 2020

A decision handed down on June 3, 2020, by the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Illinois is one of the first to address the subject of force majeure in the context of the COVID-19 pande...

June 2, 2020

The City of Boston has allowed construction activities to restart after a nine-week forced shutdown stemming from the COVID-19 pandemic. Effective as of Tuesday, May 26, all construction activities permissible in...

March 27, 2020

Today Congress passed, and the President is expected to sign, a $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus bill. Included among the provisions of the landmark legislation is a temporary expansion of the Subchapter V debt l...

March 4, 2020

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) announced a new policy statement that provides a framework on how it will apply the “abusiveness” standard under the Dodd-Frank Act. The Dodd-Frank Act is a federal...

February 27, 2020

As a reminder to employers, quarterly contributions under Massachusetts Paid Family & Medical Leave Law are due January 31, 2020. Though Massachusetts workers won’t be able to reap the benefits of this program fo...

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