Section 350(b) of the Bankruptcy Code provides that “[a] case may be reopened in the court in which such case was closed to administer assets, to accord relief to the debtor, or for other cause.”11 U.S.C. § 350(b); Fed. R. Bankr. P. 5010. This […]
Section 365 (a) of the Bankruptcy Code provides, in relevant part, that a debtor in possession may, subject to the Court’s approval, “assume or reject any unexpired lease or executory contract of the debtor.” 11 U.S.C. § 365(a). If that unexpired lease is a lease […]
Shout Out to Fordham Law Professor Sean Griffith who applied action to his teaching of mergers and acquisitions.
The legal system is far from perfect. It often feels to me that it has gotten worse over the last decade or so, as the reces-
sion combined with the […]
By requesting payment of an administrative expense claim, the movant has the burden of proof and must demonstrate that the expenses were “reasonable, necessary and benefited the estate.” In re Cook & Sons Mining, Inc., 2005 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 21615 (E.D. Ky. Sept. 28, 2005). The […]