Creditors’ Rights, Chapter 11 & Claims “Covered” By Liability Insurance

When a company files a Chapter 11 petition, what are your rights as a creditor as it pertains to your ability to collect under a liability insurance policy held by the debtor? Patricia Bronte notes … [Read more...]

Ann Taylor, Lane Bryant File Chapter 11 Reorg

Impacted from COVID-19, Ann Taylor and Lane Bryant’s parent company, Ascena Retail Group (ticker: ASNA) filed a Chapter 11 bankruptcy petition in the Eastern District of Virginia in Richmond on … [Read more...]

Where to start when considering Bankruptcy

Partner Chris Winslow had the opportunity to speak with Jessica Noll from Virginia this Morning on CBS 6 about bankruptcy and three tips to get your started if you are considering filing a Chapter 7 … [Read more...]

Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Cases Soar

According to USA Today, twelve midsize to large corporations – all with more than $10 million in debt – filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection during the third week of June, another consequence of … [Read more...]

Can Filing for Bankruptcy Stop the Lawsuit Against You?

If you are in the midst of a lawsuit and experiencing financial hardship, filing for bankruptcy may seem like a quick fix that will prevent judgment against you. In some cases, that may be true, but … [Read more...]

Litigation and Bankruptcy. What is the effect?

If you are in the midst of litigation and one parties files for bankruptcy, a common belief is that those proceedings will automatically terminate.  Rather, depending on the type of bankruptcy, the … [Read more...]

Intelsat Files Chapter 11 Bankruptcy in Richmond Division

Satellite operator Intelsat, which launched the world's first commercial communications satellite Intelsat 1 in 1965, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in Richmond, VA on Wednesday, May 13 in order to … [Read more...]

7 Steps to a CH 7 Bankruptcy During COVID-19

As COVID-19 continues to challenge individuals and business across the country, many people are turning to Chapter 7 of the Bankruptcy Code for relief. Step 1. Call Winslow & McCurry, PLLC at … [Read more...]

Congress: “Extend Your Confirmed Chapter 13 Case from 5 to 7 Years during COVID-19”

The massive bailout passed by Congress last week known as the CARES (Coronavirus Aide, Relief and Economic Security) Act contains several provisions helpful to those considering in pending Chapter 7 … [Read more...]

Court’s Rule Changes Ease Bankruptcy Practice During COVID-19

The impact of COVID-19 on the practice of law is being felt worldwide. The economic damage is being wrought daily on families, individuals, and businesses. This is what keeps us open during this … [Read more...]