H. Jason Gold

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  • Thursday, November 17, 2011
  • Monday, July 5, 2010
    It is a harrowing scenario for any seller of goods: a trading partner files for bankruptcy and leaves the seller with thousands, even millions of dollars in unpaid invoices. In many instances, some of these goods were delivered only days before the bankruptcy filing. While a creditor may be able to assert reclamation rights, those rights are often...
  • Tuesday, March 31, 2009
    Liquidations of struggling enterprises can take several forms. While many people are familiar with the concept of a "bankruptcy liquidation," the structure of a liquidation in bankruptcy may vary depending upon the specific type of case. Additionally, bankruptcy is not the only forum for liquidation of distressed companies, only the most common. This...
  • Friday, February 1, 2008
    With the recent decline in housing and real estate generally, companies in the homebuilding and construction markets face serious challenges. Some projects have already been forced into Chapter 11, and others will almost certainly require either a bankruptcy filing or out-of-court restructure. In the event a bankruptcy is filed, vendors, contractors,...
  • Tuesday, May 1, 2007
    Coping With Insolvent Business Partners Joint ventures and other strategic partnerships have been criticized as a challenge to manage and difficult to unwind. Synergies can become the "ties that bind," with the financial failure of the venture adding insult to injury and posing challenging legal issues and potential liability to the non-bankrupt partner....
  • Sunday, January 1, 2006
    In addition to the much-publicized changes to consumer bankruptcy laws, the Bankruptcy Abuse and Consumer Protection Act of 2005 contains key changes applicable to real estate chapter 11 cases. Among the significant modifications to the old law are those that: amend the rules related to single asset cases, add an exception to the automatic stay for property...