Tax lien certificates are a marketable commodity in several jurisdictions, including New Jersey. The Third Circuit’s recent decision in In re Hackler v. Arianna Holdings Company, LLC, No. 18-1650, __ F.3d __, 2019 2019 WL 4309510 (3d Cir. Sept. 12, 2019), however, will leave certificate holders insecure about their tax lien rights in the
Recent Bankruptcy Court Decisions Address Bankruptcy Code Section 365
Section 365 of the Bankruptcy Code provides that a debtor “subject to the court’s approval, may assume or reject any executory contract or unexpired lease of the debtor.” 11 U.S.C. § 365. This provision is a powerful tool because it allows a chapter 11 debtor to assume agreements that will be beneficial to restructuring efforts…
Is Jevic Hauling a Surprise for 363 Sales that Include Priority-Skipping Distributions?
By Nicholas J. Brannick on
Posted in Bankruptcy Sales
Prior to the United States Supreme Court’s decision in Czyewski v. Jevic Holding Corp., 137 S.Ct. 973, 197 L.Ed.2d 398 (2017), one way to reshuffle the deck chairs on the titanic in a case with too little money, no more assets and too many creditors was for the parties to divvy up the remains…