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Corporate Restructuring and Bankruptcy

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2002 Editions Revue Banque: Marchés monétaire et obligataire Article 
August 8, 2002 Mayer Comments on Pinnacle Holdings and Bank Syndication in the Post-WorldCom Environment Media Mentions 
March 2003 Will the Lawyers Pay? Counsel's Ethical, Civil and Criminal Exposure for Creating Offshore Asset Protection Trusts Article 
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 
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 Media Mentions 
March 21, 2005 Tom Mayer Quoted in Bankruptcy Insider Media Mentions 
April 15, 2005 Mayer Quoted in Corporate Financing Week Media Mentions 
April 18, 2005 Tom Mayer Quoted in Loan Market Week Media Mentions 
October 2005 Kramer Levin Team Mentioned in American Lawyer Article on Owens Corning Case Media Mentions 
October 3, 2005 Eckstein Quoted in Crain's New York Business Media Mentions 
January 23, 2006 Mayer Quoted in Article On WCI Steel Pension Battle Media Mentions 
February 2006 In re Owens Corning - The Third Circuit Clears the Air on Substantive Consolidation Client Alert/Update 
February 22, 2006 Lessons from the Steel Wars: Pensions, Labor Contracts and Chapter 11 Article 
April 2006 Eckstein Quoted in CFO Magazine Media Mentions 
Spring 2006 Perjury Article 
December 2006 New York Bankruptcy Court Labels Management Bonuses an Impermissible Retention Plan Article 
Spring 2007 Deciphering the Statutory Language of 11 U.S.C. Section 1102(b)(3): Information Disclosure Requirements Imposed Upon Creditors' Committees Article 
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 Media Mentions 
June 2, 2008 Janover Quoted in Articles on Fabrikant Ruling and LSTA Trade Doc Rights Media Mentions 
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 2008 Corporate Restructuring and Bankruptcy Alert: Recent Decision Interpreting LSTA Standard Terms and Conditions Client Alert/Update 
December 4, 2008 Kramer Levin Representation of Bally in Chapter 11 Proceedings Noted in Am Law Daily Media Mentions 
December 2008 Mayer Election to National Bankruptcy Conference Noted in ABI Journal Media Mentions 
January 7, 2009 Legal Battle Looms for Madoff Early Exiters Article 
January 2009 Madoff 'Redeemers' Are Not Yet in the Clear: Lawsuits to Claw Back Profits, and Even Principal, Are Likely Article 
May 6, 2009 Kramer Levin Wins Six-Firm Beauty Contest for Chrysler Creditors Committee Media Mentions 
May 6, 2009 Trachtman Comments on Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals Ruling for United Airlines Bondholders Media Mentions 
June 18, 2009 Caton, Bankruptcy Department, and Firm's Full-Service Approach Featured in Spotlight Section of Bankruptcy Professional Media 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 Media Mentions 
January 11, 2010 Eckstein Comments to Reuters on Settlement in Magna Entertainment Case Media Mentions 
March 29, 2010 Mayer Comments on Alternative Financing in Chapter 11 Proceedings Media 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 Media Mentions 
September 27, 2010 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 16, 2010 American Lawyer Highlights 25 Largest Bankruptcies in Past Two Years: Kramer Levin Tops List for Creditors Committee Representations Media Mentions 
December 28, 2010 Bentley Comments to Reuters on Madoff “Net Winners” Media Mentions 
January 24, 2011 Bentley Comments in Daily Bankruptcy Review on Unprecedented GM Asbestos Settlement Media Mentions 
March 2011 When the Mission is More than Obtaining the Highest Price Article 
March 11, 2011 Critical Transplants: Sales of Distressed Health Care Assets in Bankruptcy Article 
March 25, 2011 Critical Condition Article 
April 1, 2011 Eckstein Quoted in American Lawyer on Drop in Corporate Bankruptcy Filings Media Mentions 
June 22, 2011 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 Media Mentions 
July 19, 2011 Eckstein Featured in Lawdragon's 'Lawyer Limelight' Media Mentions 
July 25, 2011 Health Care In Crisis Article 
August 5, 2011 Bentley Quoted on Asbestos Trust Discovery in Legal Newsline Media Mentions 
August 9, 2011 Bankruptcy Court Jurisdiction - Cut To The Core Article 
August 17, 2011 Case Study - In Re Flamingo Article 
August 24, 2011 Scoping for Distress Article 
September 2011 Creative Solutions for Insurance Challenges Article 
September 6, 2011 Law360: Cruel Intentions: Recent Developments in Dreier Article 
2011 Class Action Issues Affecting Chapter 11 Reorganizations Article 
October 31, 2011 Class Action Issues Affecting Chapter 11 Reorganizations Article 
November 21, 2011 When a Hospital Becomes a No-Standing Zone Article 
January 18, 2012 Alternatives to Section 524(g) Article 
January 18, 2012 FundsTalk: January 2012 Newsletter 
January 18, 2012 Asbestos Estimation in Today's Bankruptcies: The Central Importance of the New Trusts Article 
January 20, 2012 'Superior' Strength - How to Bend Barred Claims Article 
March 5, 2012 Home Runs and Strike Outs: Analyzing Team Bankruptcies Article 
April 12, 2012 FundsTalk: April 2012 Newsletter 
May 4, 2012 FundsTalk: May 2012 Newsletter 
June 2012 The Assignment of Voting Rights in Intercreditor Agreements: Enforceability and its Impact on Plan Confirmation Article 
July 5, 2012 Who’s SARE-y Now? - No Whole-Business Exceptions Article 
September 10, 2012 Eckstein Comments on Surging Bankruptcy Practice in The Deal Pipeline Media Mentions 
September 24, 2012 Is Obamacare the Right Prescription for Insolvent Hospitals? Article 
December 5, 2012 Eckstein, Mayer Profiled in Turnarounds & Workouts Trends Media Mentions 
December 6, 2012 FundsTalk: December 2012 Newsletter 
January 2, 2013 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 
August 2013 Lien Avoidance in Chapter 20: The Great Divide Between Bankruptcy Courts Article 
September 16, 2013 It’s Called ‘Adequate’ – Not ‘Automatic’ – Protection Article 
September 17, 2013 FundsTalk: September 2013 Newsletter 
September 19, 2013 Tax Sharing Agreements – A Tale of Two Jurisdictions Article 
September 23, 2013 Third Circuit Confirms Narrow Construction of the Doctrine of Equitable Mootness – Burden on Appellant and Use of the Doctrine Should be “Rare” 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 
February 2014 Revue Internationale des Services Financiers: principe de la personne prudente dans le cadre de la directive Solvabilité 2 Article 
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 I’m Adequately Protected; Now What? Measuring Diminution Value Article 
May 9, 2014 Majority Rules – Credit Bidding Under a Syndicated Facility Article 
August 21, 2014 Financial Institutions Alert: ISDA Publishes Credit Derivatives Protocol Client Alert/Update 
September 15, 2014 Applying the Proper Valuation for a Company's Industry Article 
October 2014 Deficiency Claim Calculations Cloud Creditor Negotiations Article 
February 12, 2015 Profile: Litigator of the Week: Amy Caton Profile 
May 21, 2015 Bankruptcy Litigation Alert: New Decision Clarifies Rules Regarding Derivative Standing for Creditors in Delaware Court of Chancery Client Alert/Update 
June 1, 2015 Funds Talk: June 2015 Newsletter 
July 1, 2015 Funds Talk: July 2015 Newsletter 
August 4, 2015 Funds Talk: August 2015 Newsletter 
September 1, 2015 Funds Talk: September 2015 Newsletter 
October 1, 2015 Prepackaged Bankruptcy: Is It Right for Your Company? Article 
October 1, 2015 Funds Talk: October 2015 Newsletter 
November 2, 2015 Funds Talk: November 2015 Newsletter 
December 1, 2015 Funds Talk: December 2015 Newsletter 
January 4, 2016 Funds Talk: January 2016 Newsletter 
January 28, 2016 Law360: Kramer Levin Tapped To Rep Arch Coal Creditors' Committee Media Mentions 
February 1, 2016 Funds Talk: February 2016 Newsletter 
February 2, 2016 The New York Times: A Warning on Bankruptcy in Puerto Rico’s Debt Crisis Media Mentions 
March 1, 2016 Funds Talk: March 2016 Newsletter 
April 1, 2016 Funds Talk: April 2016 Newsletter 
April 15, 2016 Profile: Rising Star: Kramer Levin's Stephen Zide Profile 
May 2, 2016 Funds Talk: May 2016 Newsletter 
June 15, 2016 Debt Dialogue: June 2016 Newsletter 
July 18, 2016 Debt Dialogue: July 2016 Newsletter 
August 1, 2016 Funds Talk: August 2016 Newsletter 
August 15, 2016 Debt Dialogue: August 2016 Newsletter 
August 19, 2016 Is Bank Debt A Security? GM's Dangerous Implications Article 
August 30, 2016 LSTA Imposes New Rules for Par Trades in the Secondary Bank Loan Market Client Alert/Update 
September 1, 2016 Funds Talk: September 2016 Newsletter 
September 19, 2016 Debt Dialogue: September 2016 Newsletter 
October 4, 2016 Funds Talk: October 2016 Newsletter 
October 24, 2016 Debt Dialogue: October 2016 Newsletter 
November 1, 2016 Funds Talk: November 2016 Newsletter 
November 8, 2016 Law360: American Apparel Ordered To Make Good On Ch. 11 Payments Media Mentions 
November 17, 2016 Law360: Energy Future Loses 3rd Circ. Make-Whole Fight With Lenders Media Mentions 
November 17, 2016 Debt Dialogue: November 2016 Newsletter 
November 18, 2016 The Deal: Energy Future Noteholders Win Make-Whole Appeal Media Mentions 
November 22, 2016 Important Developments in Securities Fraud Cases Against Petrobras S.A. Client Alert/Update 
December 1, 2016 Funds Talk: December 2016 Newsletter 
December 5, 2016 NDAs With Compelled Disclosure Are Critical to Reaching a Deal Article 
December 21, 2016 Debt Dialogue: December 2016 Newsletter 
January 3, 2017 Funds Talk: January 2017 Newsletter 
January 26, 2017 Debt Dialogue: January 2017 Newsletter 
February 1, 2017 Funds Talk: February 2017 Newsletter 
February 18, 2017 Avoiding Illusory Recoveries: Black-Scholes Protections for Warrants Issued Under a Plan Article 
February 28, 2017 Debt Dialogue: February 2017 Newsletter 
March 1, 2017 Funds Talk: March 2017 Newsletter 
March 27, 2017 The American Lawyer: Dealmakers of the Year Media Mentions 
March 31, 2017 Debt Dialogue: March 2017 Newsletter 
April 3, 2017 Funds Talk: April 2017 Newsletter 
April 4, 2017 Jevic: Supreme Court Dismisses Priority-Skipping in Structural Bankruptcy Exits Article 
April 12, 2017 Recent Court of Appeals Case Sheds Light on Scope of Champerty Doctrine Article 
April 26, 2017 Expert Witnesses in Bankruptcy Court: Some Legal and Practice Points for Litigators Article 
April 28, 2017 Debt Dialogue: April 2017 Newsletter 
May 1, 2017 Funds Talk: May 2017 Newsletter 
May 2, 2017 Broken Bench Bytes: The Jevic Fallout: Settlement DENIED Blog Post 
May 8, 2017 Takeaways From Cumulus Media Refinancing Ruling Article 
May 10, 2017 Broken Bench Bytes: In re Lutz – A Value’d Decision Under Section 363(f)(3) Blog Post 
May 18, 2017 Broken Bench Bytes: Second Circuit: Reclassification of Claim as Equity Interest? Not Unless It Is Duplicative Blog Post 
May 25, 2017 Code Red: Healthcare Restructurings on the Rise Article 
May 25, 2017 Broken Bench Bytes: Hospital Sales: No State Approval Required for Non-Operating Debtor Blog Post 
May 25, 2017 iHeart and Other Unconventional CDS Credit Events Article 
May 30, 2017 Debt Dialogue: May 2017 Newsletter 
May 31, 2017 Broken Bench Bytes: Use of Accounting Term of Art in Arbitration Provision of Asset Purchase Agreement Narrows its Scope in Favor of Bankruptcy Court Jurisdiction Over Post-Closing Dispute Blog Post 
June 01, 2017 Funds Talk: June 2017 Newsletter 
June 1, 2017 Broken Bench Bytes: Ninth Circuit Applies Replacement Value in Cramdown Even If Lower Than Liquidation Value Blog Post 
June 13, 2017 Broken Bench Bytes: Jurisdiction Retention Clause in Sale Order Can’t Provide Bankruptcy Court Subject Matter Jurisdiction for Contract Disputes between Non-Debtors Blog Post 
June 14, 2017 Broken Bench Bytes: IRS Can Pursue “Responsible Persons” for Unpaid Trust Fund Taxes and Automatic Stay Cannot Be Used to Enjoin Collection Against Non-Debtor Officers and Directors Blog Post 
June 27, 2017 Broken Bench Bytes: Deepening the Divide on Whether Avoidance Provisions Apply to Foreign Transfers Blog Post 
June 29, 2017 Debt Dialogue: June 2017 Newsletter 
July 5, 2017 Funds Talk: July 2017 Newsletter 
July 11, 2017 Broken Bench Bytes: California Court Upholds Expansive Definition of Recoupment Blog Post 
July 11, 2017 Broken Bench Bytes: Supreme Court To Hear Dispute Over Debt Recharacterization – UPDATED: SUPREME COURT CHANGES COURSE Blog Post 
July 20, 2017 Restructuration: tout se joue en amiable Article 
July 31, 2017 Broken Bench Bytes: Suppliers Beware: Two Recent Cases (in Third Circuit and Delaware) Hold that Debtor Must Physically Possess Goods Within Statutory Period To Sustain Administrative Priority Under Section 503(b)(9) Blog Post 
July 31, 2017 Debt Dialogue: July 2017 Newsletter 
August 1, 2017 Funds Talk: August 2017 Newsletter 
August 11, 2017 Broken Bench Bytes: Ninth Circuit Joins “Minority” of Courts That Allow Property to be Sold in Bankruptcy Free and Clear of Leaseholds Blog Post 
August 11, 2017 Broken Bench Bytes: Illinois District Court Maintains a High Threshold for Equitable Subordination of Insider Secured Loans Blog Post 
August 15, 2017 Broken Bench Bytes: Delaware Bankruptcy Court Approves Separate Classification and Disparate Gifted Consideration Between General Unsecured Creditors Blog Post 
August 24, 2017 Broken Bench Bytes: Third Circuit Applies More Flexible Standard for WARN Exemption Blog Post 
August 28, 2017 No Stress Distress: Asset Management Strategies for Facing Downturns with Style Article 
August 31, 2017 Debt Dialogue: August 2017 Newsletter 
September 1, 2017 Funds Talk: September 2017 Newsletter 
September 11, 2017 Broken Bench Bytes: Seventh Circuit Denies Trustee a Second Bite at the Avoidance Apple Blog Post 
October 2, 2017 Funds Talk: October 2017 Newsletter 
September 25, 2017 The Bond Buyer: PREPA Bondholders Deny Disclosure Claims Media Mentions 

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