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Publications

Legal Alerts

03-Dec-2018 Appellate Decision Underscores Title Review as Critical to Lien Priority
22-Aug-2018 Are You Ready for the Next Downturn? Ninth Circuit “Cramdown” Cases Affecting Real Estate Lenders
08-Aug-2018 Are You Ready for the Next Downturn? A Lender May Be Able to Both Foreclose on a Senior Lien and Seek a Deficiency on a Junior Lien
10-May-2018 Momentum Growing in the Effort to Adopt a Uniform Receivership Law
27-Nov-2017 The Effort to Adopt a Uniform Receivership Law
18-Jan-2017 A Secured Lender Must Receive Default Interest Under a Chapter 11 Plan Purporting to Cure a Defaulted Loan in the Ninth Circuit
A recent Ninth Circuit decision overturned earlier case law allowing debtors to avoid paying default interest when a defaulted loan was "cured" through a confirmed plan of reorganization.
20-May-2016 Ninth Circuit Bankruptcy Appellate Panel Holds that an Oversecured Creditor Is Entitled to Default Interest After the Petition Date and Before Plan Confirmation
12-Jun-2015 Supreme Court Reaffirms the Inability of a Chapter 7 Debtor to Strip a Lien
20-Nov-2014 An Appeal of a Bankruptcy Sale Order May Be Moot Regardless of Whether the Seller Actually Had the Authority to Sell the Assets
04-Sep-2014 Is there a Serious Threat to a Secured Creditor's Right to Credit Bid at Bankruptcy Sales, or Is the Impact of Recent Cases Narrower?
15-Aug-2014 How Remote is Bankruptcy Remote? Is an Operating Agreement Restriction Against a Bankruptcy Filing Without the Unanimous Consent of All Members Enforceable?
22-May-2013 Lenders Beware: Debt Can Now Be Recharacterized as Equity in the Ninth Circuit
20-Jul-2012 "Who is going to pay for this?"
California Court of Appeal Highlights Receiver Compensation Issues

01-Feb-2012 Recent Seventh and Ninth Circuit Cases Affect Federal Equity Receiverships
17-Aug-2011 California Superior Court Invalidates Receiver’s Sale of Real Property Holding That the Sale of Collateral Over the Objection of the Borrower is Tantamount to Foreclosure
This alert applies to secured lenders and court-appointed real property receivers considering the disposition of receivership estate property by receiver’s sale.
08-Apr-2009 Will Your Letters of Credit Be Honored? FDIC Warns It Will Not Honor Letters of Credit Issued by Banks In Receivership

Press & Media

10-Oct-2018 Mattress Firm Wants Rent, Store Reductions In Del. Ch. 11
Ivan M. Gold in Law360
26-May-2015 Lawyers React To Justices' Ruling On Bankruptcy Court Power
Joshua del Castillo in Law360
22-Apr-2014 Allen Matkins Elects Joshua del Castillo, Marissa Dennis, Crystal Lofing and Erin Murphy to Partnership
New Partners Based in Firm’s Century City and Los Angeles Offices
02-Oct-2013 Katten Muchin, Latham work on Fresh & Easy bankruptcy
Ivan M. Gold in the Daily Journal
10-Apr-2012 Allen Matkins Elects Yale Kim, Alain R'bibo and David Stone to Partnership
New Partners Based in Firm’s Century City and Los Angeles Offices
19-Oct-2011 David Osias and David Zaro Receive Turnaround Management Association's Highest Honor
Attorneys Recognized for Transaction of the Year – Large Turnaround of Sunwest Management
20-Jul-2011 Jeffrey Chine, Ray Gliner and David Osias named among Top Attorneys 2011
Jeffrey A. Chine, Ray B. Gliner, David L. Osias in The Daily Transcript
13-May-2011 Javo Beverage Company Successfully Emerges From Bankruptcy
Debra A. Riley in Reuters
19-Aug-2009 Allen Matkins Attorneys Named in 2010 Edition of The Best Lawyers In America
23-Apr-2009 Allen Matkins Elects Attorneys to Partnership - New Partners Based in Firm's Century City and Orange County Offices
New Partners Based in Firm's Century City and Orange County Offices
29-Dec-2006 Tough Times Ahead for Auto, Home Sectors: Poll
Bob Barnes in Bankruptcy Law 360

Articles

12-Jun-2018 Are You Ready for the Next Downturn
Michael R. Farrell in California Mortgage Finance News
01-Apr-2014 Tips for Dealing with Misguided Investors
by Ted G. Fates in The Receiver
02-Jan-2013 For Sale by Receiver
By Joshua A. del Castillo, co-author, in Scotsman Guide
27-Feb-2012 Sales by Rents and Profits Receivers: A Discussion of the Practice and Governing Law
By Joshua A. del Castillo, co-author, in Receivership News
06-Feb-2012 7th, 9th Circuit Cases To Affect Federal Equity Receiverships
By Joshua A. del Castillo and Ted G. Fates in Daily Journal
06-Feb-2012 7th, 9th Circuit Cases To Affect Federal Equity Receiverships
By Joshua A. del Castillo and Ted G. Fates in Daily Journal
01-Dec-2009 Protect Yourself During FDIC Receivership of Bank Tenant
By Ted G. Fates, co-author, in Commercial Lease Law Insider
01-Mar-2009 Lease Workouts in Troubled Times - Property Management Tips for Troubled Economic Times
By Sandy Jacobson
01-Mar-2009 Lease Workouts in Troubled Times - Handling Tenant Defaults
By Matthew J. Marino
01-Oct-2008 A Buyer in Default, an Intransigent Seller, and the Buyer's Ability to Assume a Real Property Purchase Contract Despite its Material Breach
By A. Kenneth Hennesay in California Bankruptcy Journal Vol. 29, No. 4
01-Sep-2004 Calculating and Recovering 502(b)(6) Commercial Lease Rejection Damages in a California Bankruptcy
By Alain M. R'bibo in California Real Property Journal 22:4 (Fall 2004)
01-Jul-2004 Fickle Gatekeepers: Application of the "Good Faith" Doctrine in Sylmar Plaza and PPI Enterprises Inspires Little Faith in the Integrity of the Chapter 11 System
By A. Kenneth Hennesay in California Bankruptcy Journal Vol. 27 No. 3
01-Apr-2002 Single Asset Real Estate Under 11 U.S.C. § 362(d)(3): A Narrower Construction Than You Might Expect (Or Why Every Hotel Should Have a Gift Shop and Troubled Golf Courses Should Keep Their Bars Open)
By Jeffrey R. Patterson in California Bankruptcy Journal
01-Apr-1996 The Allowed Secured Claim: Accounting For Payments of Net Rents
By Jeffrey R. Patterson in California Bankruptcy Journal

Videos

16-Mar-2012 Recent Case Affects Claims & Distributions in Federal Equity Receiverships