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Corporate Restructuring and Bankruptcy

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January 17, 2000 SGL Bankruptcy Dismissed in Precedent-Setting Third Circuit Ruling Based Upon Appeal Argued by Bentley Quotes/Mentions 
February 22, 2000 The Daily Bankruptcy Review Reports on Kramer Levin Court Victory Quotes/Mentions 
August 11, 2000 Newsday Articles Discuss How Kramer Levin Helps Locate Missing Funds Quotes/Mentions 
August 8, 2002 Mayer Comments on Pinnacle Holdings and Bank Syndication in the Post-WorldCom Environment Quotes/Mentions 
March 2003 Will the Lawyers Pay? Counsel's Ethical, Civil and Criminal Exposure for Creating Offshore Asset Protection Trusts Article 
September 15, 2003 Dow Jones Reports on WorldCom Settlement Negotiated by the Corporate Restructuring and Bankruptcy Practice Quotes/Mentions 
Fall 2003 Note: The Cincinnati Bengals' Legal Obligation to Win: A Case-Study for the Public Funding of Stadiums and a Roadmap for Municipal Investment Article 
October 15, 2003 The Daily Deal Quotes Bentley on WorldCom's Successful Reorganization Quotes/Mentions 
December 2003 Mayer and Bentley Interviewed by Metropolitan Corporate Counsel Article 
January 2004 Mayer and Bentley Interviewed by Metropolitan Corporate Counsel Article 
March 2004 LBO Opportunities and Challenges in Bankruptcy and Reorganization Article 
June 2004 Liquidity, Disclosure and their Enemies: Securities Issues and Trading Freezes in Chapter 11 Article 
December 15, 2004 Mayer Honored as one of 2004's Outstanding Restructuring Lawyers in Beard Group's Turnarounds & Workouts Publication Quotes/Mentions 
Winter 2005 Funds Briefing: Winter 2005 Newsletter 
March 21, 2005 Tom Mayer Quoted in Bankruptcy Insider Quotes/Mentions 
April 15, 2005 Mayer Quoted in Corporate Financing Week Quotes/Mentions 
April 18, 2005 Tom Mayer Quoted in Loan Market Week Quotes/Mentions 
April 22, 2005 Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act of 2005 Client Alert/Update 
May 2005 Chapter 15 Ancillary and Other Cross Border Cases (Special Alert on New Bankruptcy Amendments) Article 
July 5, 2005 Janover Quoted in Forbes.com Quotes/Mentions 
October 2005 Kramer Levin Team Mentioned in American Lawyer Article on Owens Corning Case Quotes/Mentions 
October 3, 2005 Eckstein Quoted in Crain's New York Business Quotes/Mentions 
November 15, 2005 Eckstein Quoted in Compliance Week Quotes/Mentions 
January 23, 2006 Mayer Quoted in Article On WCI Steel Pension Battle Quotes/Mentions 
February 2006 In re Owens Corning - The Third Circuit Clears the Air on Substantive Consolidation Client Alert/Update 
February 2006 Recovery of Damages by Bankruptcy Bidders Article 
February 22, 2006 Lessons from the Steel Wars: Pensions, Labor Contracts and Chapter 11 Article 
March 21, 2006 Janover Quoted in The Secured Debt Report Quotes/Mentions 
April 2006 Eckstein Quoted in CFO Magazine Quotes/Mentions 
Spring 2006 Perjury Article 
July 2006 Enron Court Says Transferred Claims Remain Tainted Or: Why 'Claims Washing' Just Doesn't Work Article 
August 22, 2006 Bentley Quoted in WSJ Article on Hedge Fund Investors Suit Quotes/Mentions 
December 2006 Corporate Restructuring and Bankruptcy Update: Fall 2006 Newsletter Newsletter 
December 2006 New York Bankruptcy Court Labels Management Bonuses An Impermissible Retention Plan Article 
2006 Struggling with Executive Compensation Incentives in Chapter 11 Under the New Code Article 
February 26, 2007 Bentley Quoted in Forbes Article on Litigation Over Bayou Group Hedge Fund Collapse Quotes/Mentions 
March 19, 2007 Corporate Restructuring & Bankruptcy Alert: Bankruptcy Judge in Southern District of NY Compels Members of Ad Hoc Committee to Disclose Pricing and Other Information Related to Their Positions Client Alert/Update 
March 28, 2007 Corporate Restructuring & Bankruptcy Alert: Recent Ruling Holds Bondholders Entitled to Unsecured Damage Claim Arising From Prepayment of Prepetition Secured Debt Client Alert/Update 
May 21, 2007 Bentley Quoted on Bayou Management Payout Quotes/Mentions 
May 22, 2007 Management Gains, Creditor Losses From Labor Settlements in Chapter 11 Article 
June 15, 2007 Mayer Quoted in Bankruptcy Insider Article on Section 1102(b)(3) of Bankruptcy Code Quotes/Mentions 
October 4, 2007 Corporate Restructuring and Bankruptcy Update: Fall 2007 Newsletter Newsletter 
January 2008 Important Changes to Bankruptcy Rules Take Effect Article 
June 2, 2008 Janover Quoted in Articles on Fabrikant Ruling and LSTA Trade Doc Rights Quotes/Mentions 
June 12, 2008 Derivatives Client Alert: Federal Reserve Announces Agreement for Central Credit Derivatives Counterparty Client Alert/Update 
July 2, 2008 Securities Alert: What Is Your Position? Swaps, Groups and Equity Ownership After CSX Corporation v. The Children's Investment Fund Client Alert/Update 
July 7, 2008 Janover Comments on Chrysler Financial Doc Flip Quotes/Mentions 
July 8. 2008 Bentley Comments on Potential Breakdown of W.R. Grace Settlement Quotes/Mentions 
July 2008 Corporate Restructuring and Bankruptcy Alert: Recent Decision Interpreting LSTA Standard Terms and Conditions Client Alert/Update 
September 8, 2008 Derivatives Alert: Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Conservatorship Prompts ISDA-Sponsored Cash Settlement Auction Protocol Client Alert/Update 
October 21, 2008 Financial Institutions Derivatives Alert: Bankruptcy of a Dealer – An Overview of Derivatives Issues Client Alert/Update 
November 6, 2008 Financial Institutions Derivatives Alert: Credit Default Swap Regulation Overview Client Alert/Update 
November 17, 2008 Financial Institutions Derivatives Alert: Lehman Bankruptcy – Procedures for the Settlement or Assumption and Assignment of Derivative Contracts Client Alert/Update 
November 21, 2008 Financial Institutions Derivatives Alert: State of New York Insurance Department Will Not Regulate Credit Default Swaps as Insurance Client Alert/Update 
December 4, 2008 Kramer Levin Representation of Bally in Chapter 11 Proceedings Noted in Am Law Daily Quotes/Mentions 
December 2008 Financial Institutions Alert: Preparing for the Unthinkable: The Collapse of Another Major Dealer and Practical Risk Mitigation Strategies To Take Now Client Alert/Update 
December 2008 Mayer Election to National Bankruptcy Conference Noted in ABI Journal Quotes/Mentions 
December 17, 2008 Bentley Comments on Potential Lawsuits Against Investors in Madoff Case Quotes/Mentions 
December 17, 2008 Bentley Interviewed on Madoff Case Quotes/Mentions 
December 17, 2008 Bentley Discusses Potential Use of Fraudulent Conveyance in Madoff Case Quotes/Mentions 
December 18, 2008 Bentley Quoted in London Stock Exchange Article on Madoff Case Quotes/Mentions 
December 19, 2008 Bentley Interviewed on CNBC, Quoted in Fortune, Authors Article in The Deal on Madoff Case Quotes/Mentions 
January 7, 2009 Legal Battle Looms for Madoff Early Exiters Article 
January 9, 2009 Bentley Article on Madoff Spotlighted in Am Law Litigation Daily Quotes/Mentions 
January 2009 Madoff 'Redeemers' Are Not Yet In The Clear: Lawsuits To Claw Back Profits, And Even Principal, Are Likely Article 
February 5, 2009 Financial Institutions Alert: Hedge Fund Transparency Act Client Alert/Update 
February 10, 2009 Bentley Quoted in Bloomberg Article on Motion Filed on Behalf of Madoff Investors Quotes/Mentions 
February 10, 2009 Kramer Levin Motion Filed on Behalf of Madoff Investors Noted in American Lawyer Article Quotes/Mentions 
February 11, 2009 Kramer Levin Attorneys Comment on Motion Filed on Behalf of Madoff Investors Concerning Recovery Claims Filing Deadlines Quotes/Mentions 
February 11, 2009 Bentley Comments on Bernard Madoff's Wife's $15.5 Million Withdrawal of Funds from Firm Co-Owned by Madoff Quotes/Mentions 
February 11, 2009 Bentley Quoted in Dow Jones Newswire Article on Motion Filed on Behalf of Madoff Investors Regarding Recovery Claims Quotes/Mentions 
February 17, 2009 Bentley Comments on Use of Fraudulent Conveyance in Madoff Case Quotes/Mentions 
February 17, 2009 Bentley Quoted in Am Law Daily Article on Madoff Subpoenas Quotes/Mentions 
February 25, 2009 Bentley Quoted in Financial Times Article on Madoff "Clawback" Issue Quotes/Mentions 
February 26, 2009 Philip Bentley Chairs Madoff Litigation Conference Described by Fortune as 'Madoff 101' Quotes/Mentions 
March 12, 2009 Bentley Comments on Madoff Clawbacks in Wall Street Journal Quotes/Mentions 
March 13, 2009 Bentley Interviewed on Eyewitness News on Madoff Clawbacks Quotes/Mentions 
March 16, 2009 Bentley Quoted in The Times of London on Madoff Clawbacks Quotes/Mentions 
April 10, 2009 Bentley Comments to WSJ on Madoff Trustee Suits Against Former Investors Quotes/Mentions 
April 23, 2009 Bentley Comments on Madoff Trustee Letters to Am Law Litigation Daily Quotes/Mentions 
May 4, 2009 Law 360 Spotlights Addition of Adam C. Rogoff to Bankruptcy Department Quotes/Mentions 
May 6, 2009 Trachtman Comments on Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals Ruling for United Airlines Bondholders Quotes/Mentions 
May 6, 2009 Kramer Levin Wins Six-Firm Beauty Contest for Chrysler Creditors Committee Quotes/Mentions 
May 13, 2009 Bentley Comments to NYLJ on Madoff Trustee Suits Quotes/Mentions 
May 22, 2009 Rogoff Profiled in Dow Jones DBR Small Cap Quotes/Mentions 
June 5, 2009 Financial Institutions Alert: Lehman Brothers Proposed Order Establishing Claims Filing Bar Date Client Alert/Update 
June 18, 2009 Caton, Bankruptcy Department, and Firm's Full-Service Approach Featured in Spotlight Section of Bankruptcy Professional Quotes/Mentions 
August 17, 2009 Corporate Restructuring and Bankruptcy Alert: Special Purpose Entities - The New Chapter 11 Debtors: General Growth Bankruptcy Court Takes the "Remoteness" Out of Bankruptcy Structured Earnings Client Alert/Update 
September 3, 2009 Eckstein Comments on Bally's Emergence from Bankruptcy in Am Law Daily Quotes/Mentions 
November 30, 2009 Janover Quoted in National Law Journal on Surge in Claims Trading Quotes/Mentions 
January 11, 2010 Eckstein Comments to Reuters on Settlement in Magna Entertainment Case Quotes/Mentions 
March 29, 2010 Mayer Comments on Alternative Financing in Chapter 11 Proceedings Quotes/Mentions 
April 1, 2010 Kramer Levin Representations in GM, Chrysler, Capmark Bankruptcies Ranked in Top 10 Largest Bankruptcy Filings in 2009 by AmLaw Corporate Scorecard Quotes/Mentions 
September 27, 2010 New York Law Journal: What Happens When Hospitals Are Sick? Article 
November 20, 2010 Corporate Restructuring and Bankruptcy Alert: Proposed Changes to LSTA Distressed Trading Documentation Client Alert/Update 
December 14, 2010 Janover Quoted in New York Times Article About Speculator Interest in Madoff Claims Quotes/Mentions 
December 16, 2010 American Lawyer Highlights 25 Largest Bankruptcies in Past Two Years: Kramer Levin Tops List for Creditors Committee Representations Quotes/Mentions 
December 28, 2010 Bentley Comments to Reuters on Madoff “Net Winners” Quotes/Mentions 
January 3, 2011 Rogoff Quoted in Daily Bankruptcy Review Article on 2011 Bankruptcy Outlook Quotes/Mentions 
January 5, 2011 Rogoff Comments to Law360 on 2011 Bankruptcy Outlook Quotes/Mentions 
January 24, 2011 Bentley Comments in Daily Bankruptcy Review on Unprecedented GM Asbestos Settlement Quotes/Mentions 
March 2011 The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel: When the Mission is More than Obtaining the Highest Price Article 
March 11, 2011 The Journal of Corporate Renewal: Critical Transplants: Sales of Distressed Health Care Assets in Bankruptcy Article 
March 25, 2011 The Deal Magazine: Critical Condition Article 
April 1, 2011 Eckstein Quoted in American Lawyer on Drop in Corporate Bankruptcy Filings Quotes/Mentions 
April 27, 2011 Rogoff Gives LexisNexis Bankruptcy Law Community Podcast Interview Quotes/Mentions 
June 22, 2011 Dow Jones DBR Small Cap: Can Consolidation, Conversion Stop Hospital Hemorrhaging? Article 
June 28, 2011 Corporate Restructuring and Bankruptcy Alert: New Bankruptcy Rule 2019: Brighter Light, Darker Shadows Client Alert/Update 
July 14, 2011 Kramer Levin Noted in American Lawyer as Leader in Distressed Debt Quotes/Mentions 
July 19, 2011 Eckstein Featured in Lawdragon's 'Lawyer Limelight' Quotes/Mentions 
July 25, 2011 New York Law Journal: Health Care In Crisis Article 
August 5, 2011 Bentley Quoted on Asbestos Trust Discovery in Legal Newsline Quotes/Mentions 
August 9, 2011 Law360: Bankruptcy Court Jurisdiction - Cut To The Core Article 
August 16, 2011 Rogoff Comments to Crain's Heath Pulse on Peninsula Hospital Center Involuntary Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Petition Quotes/Mentions 
August 17, 2011 Law360: Case Study - In Re Flamingo Article 
August 18, 2011 Rogoff Comments to Crain's Health Pulse on Peninsula Hospital Center Involuntary Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Petition Quotes/Mentions 
August 19, 2011 Rogoff Quoted in Wall Street Journal Article on Daily Bankruptcy Review Roundtable Quotes/Mentions 
August 24, 2011 Dow Jones Daily Bankruptcy Review Roundtable: Scoping for Distress Article 
September 2011 American Bankruptcy Institute Journal: Creative Solutions for Insurance Challenges Article 
September 6, 2011 Law360: Cruel Intentions: Recent Developments in Dreier Article 
October 31, 2011 Class Action Issues Affecting Chapter 11 Reorganizations Article 
November 4, 2011 Rogoff Comments on ZING VII Bankruptcy Quotes/Mentions 
November 21, 2011 Law360: When a Hospital Becomes a No-Standing Zone Article 
January 18, 2012 FundsTalk: January 2012 Newsletter 
January 18, 2012 Mealey's Litigation Report: Asbestos: Alternatives to Section 524(g) Article 
January 18, 2012 Mealey's Litigation Report: Asbestos: Asbestos Estimation in Today's Bankruptcies: The Central Importance of the New Trusts Article 
January 20, 2012 Law360: "Superior" Strength - How to Bend Barred Claims Article 
March 2012 The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel: Expertise Needed in Dealing with a Complex Distressed Healthcare Bankruptcy Article 
March 5, 2012 New York Law Journal: Home Runs and Strike Outs: Analyzing Team Bankruptcies Article 
April 12, 2012 FundsTalk: April 2012 Newsletter 
May 4, 2012 FundsTalk: May 2012 Newsletter 
July 5, 2012 Law360: Who’s SARE-y Now? - No Whole-Business Exceptions Article 
September 10, 2012 Eckstein Comments on Surging Bankruptcy Practice in The Deal Pipeline Quotes/Mentions 
September 24, 2012 New York Law Journal: Is Obamacare the Right Prescription for Insolvent Hospitals? Article 
September 28, 2012 Rogoff Interviewed by Turnarounds & Workouts Trends on Emergence of Saint Vincent Catholic Medical Centers from Bankruptcy Quotes/Mentions 
December 5, 2012 Eckstein, Mayer Profiled in Turnarounds & Workouts Trends Quotes/Mentions 
December 6, 2012 FundsTalk: December 2012 Newsletter 
January 2, 2013 The Bankruptcy Strategist: Physician, Heal Thyself - Saint Vincent Catholic Medical Center, A Case Study Article 
April 2013 FundsTalk: April 2013 Newsletter 
June 20, 2013 Claims Trading Alert: Key Revisions to the LSTA's Trading Documents Client Alert/Update 
September 16, 2013 Law360: It’s Called ‘Adequate’ – Not ‘Automatic’ – Protection Article 
September 17, 2013 FundsTalk: September 2013 Newsletter 
September 19, 2013 Law360: Tax Sharing Agreements – A Tale of Two Jurisdictions Article 
October 14, 2013 FundsTalk: October 2013 Newsletter 
October 24, 2013 Financial Institutions Alert: First Circuit Opens Door to Holding Equity Fund Responsible for Multiemployer Pension Plan Liability of Portfolio Company in Sun Capital Partners III, LP v. New England Teamsters and Trucking Industry Pension Fund Client Alert/Update 
March 14, 2014 FundsTalk: March 2014 Newsletter 
April 11, 2014 Claims Trading Alert: Key Revisions to the LSTA's Trading Documents Client Alert/Update 
April 16, 2014 American Bankruptcy Institute Journal: I’m Adequately Protected; Now What? Measuring Diminution Value Article 
May 9, 2014 The International Comparative Guide to Lending & Secured Finance 2014: Majority Rules – Credit Bidding Under a Syndicated Facility Article 

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