Weil Bankruptcy Blog

Gary Holtzer, co-chair of Weil’s Business Finance & Restructuring Department, was interviewed by The Deal on what PE firms should consider when their portfolio companies become stressed or distressed. The interview, which took place at the 2015 TMA Distressed Investing Conference in Las Vegas on February 12, was conducted by The Deal’s Senior Editor of […]

NORTH OF THE BORDER UPDATE This article has been contributed to the blog by Joshua Hurwitz, an Associate of the Insolvency & Restructuring group at Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt and Jaime Auron, an Articling Student at Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP. In 8527504 Canada Inc. v. Liquibrands Inc. (2014), 2014 CarswellOnt 17188, 2014 ONSC 7015 (Ont. […]

Weil Business Finance & Restructuring partner Joseph Smolinsky will participate in iGlobal Forum’s 6th Global Distressed Investing Summit. He will be moderating a panel titled “Exploiting the Distress in Energy-Related Credits.” Topics for the panel will include: the outlook for underlying commodities, such as oil, iron and coal; near-term prospects for energy companies and service […]

NORTH OF THE BORDER UPDATE This article has been contributed to the blog by Mary Paterson, Dave Rosenblat and Waleed Malik. Mary Paterson is a partner in the litigation group of Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP, Dave Rosenblat is an associate in the insolvency & restructuring group and Waleed Malik is an articling student. We […]

NORTH OF THE BORDER UPDATE This article has been contributed by Julien Morissette, associate in the Insolvency & Restructuring and Litigation groups of Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP. Canada has seen many corporate group insolvencies, some of which have involved hundreds of related entities – each with their own assets, liabilities and creditors. Reconciliation of […]

NORTH OF THE BORDER UPDATE This article has been contributed to the blog by Andrea Lockhart, an Associate in the Insolvency and Restructuring Group of Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP, and Mary Angela Rowe, an Articling Student-at-Law at the firm In Re CanaSea Petrogas Group Holdings Ltd., 2014 ONSC 6116, the Ontario Court of Justice […]

Contributed by Elisa Lemmer Thanksgiving is the quintessential American holiday. Many go to great lengths to ensure that their Thanksgiving dinner table is replete with all of the traditional Thanksgiving fare: turkey, stuffing, yams covered in marshmallow, and cranberry sauce. While some folks are perfectly happy to buy a pre-made Thanksgiving meal, others must make […]