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5th Circuit Summary: The Cadle Co. v. Moore (In re Moore), No. 13-10325

Cadle Co. sued James Moore, Brunswick Homes and others in state court alleging that Moore used Brunswick to shield assets and to avoid paying debts to Cadle.  The causes of action included a state-law fraudulent transfer action.  Moore subsequently […]

The Art of Defending Preferential Transfers-Part One: The Basics

Creditors face any number of perils when an account debtor files for bankruptcy – loss of sales, likely risk of collection of amounts owed, legal fees and more.  One more challenge a creditor might encounter is a possibility the now-bankrupt debtor […]

In-House Alert: Covenants Not to Compete and Bankruptcy

The difficult economic circumstances of the last few years have affected employer/employee relationships in a number of different ways.  One of these effects has been that fewer employees changed jobs.  During a period of high unemployment, […]