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So perhaps size does matter.  The largest, most complex chapter 11 cases in history have won the 2012 title of top bankruptcy cases of all time.  Lehman faced tougher competition in the 2012 March Madness Bracket than it did at its confirmation hearing, but still beat GM/Chrysler by a more than 3 to 1 lead.  […]

JUDGE MARKELL’S SPICKELMIER! Spickelmier fans, raise your impeccable bracket in the air for all the naysayers to see!  In the championship round, Spickelmier cruised into the number one spot with 60% of the votes.  Judge Markell’s witty reference to contemporary vernacular combined with his detailed account of counsel Mondejar’s “lowest moment in attorney representation the […]

After weeks of fierce competition, we’re down to the final two contenders in Weil’s Bankruptcy March Madness.  In a stunning Final Four upset, front-runner Jerk Machine had its dreams of a championship crushed by our readers’ favorite underdog, fourth-seeded Spickelmier.  Grydzuk, after making the Final Four by just a single vote, easily defeated Reese to […]

Weil’s Final Four is finally here!  Our Bankruptcy March Madness certainly isn’t producing the same shocking upsets the NCAA Tournament is seeing this year, but the Selection Panel still watched in suspense as most of the Elite Eight matchups were decided by the last few votes.  Our own Cinderella story came to an end in […]

The Sweet Sixteen round of Weil’s Bankruptcy March Madness has ended, and eight contenders are left to win the honor of being the best of the best bankruptcy quotes.  The competition was fierce in the last round, with fan favorite Maxim being sent home by Reese in an upset.  Some strategies were hit-or-miss on the […]

Get the Jock Jams going – it’s game time! Selection Sunday may be a couple of weeks away, but the Weil Bankruptcy Blog’s annual March Madness Tournament is here. We may have ridden the bench last year, but, as promised, we are back on the court, fired up, and ready to go! (Incidentally, we realize […]

The Weil Bankruptcy Blog’s annual March Madness competition returns this year.  After we sat out the competition last year, we wanted to make sure we are shooting from the three-point line this year.  For this year’s tournament, we will be featuring brackets of the greatest, most inspiring, most shocking, most scatological, most cliché, most innovative, […]