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Historical Tort System Claim Values Cannot Be Reduced By “Nuisance” Settlements and “Implicit Defense Costs” to Determine Present and Future Asbestos Liability in §524(g) Bankruptcies
By Timothy J. Durken
Jager Smith Attorneys' Recent Awards and Recognition
Jager Smith P.C. is pleased to announce that Attorneys Bruce F. Smith, Michael J. Fencer, and Joanne D'Alcomo have been named as Massachusetts Super Lawyers for 2013 by Boston Magazine. Attorney Nicholas J. Rosenberg was named as a Rising Star for 2013 in that same edition. Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The selection process is multi-phased and includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations. Click here to read more.
Jager Smith and Bruce F. Smith Recognized by Chambers & Partners, U.S.A.
Jager Smith and Bruce F. Smith were recently recognized by Chambers & Partners, U.S.A. as leaders in bankruptcy and restructuring in Massachusetts.
Substantial Dividend for Unsecured Creditors in Baytown Navigation Cases
The United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas entered an order confirming the Debtors' consensual, second amended liquidating plan. The plan provided for a meaningful return on allowed unsecured claims where many originally speculated unsecured creditors would receive nothing. Click here to read more.
W Hotel Bankruptcy Continues
After a successfull representation by Jager Smith of the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors of SW Hotel Venture LLC and its affiliated debtors, which resulted in a confirmed Plan that provided for a 100% dividend for unsecured creditors, the case currently resides in the United States Court of Appeals after an appeal by the debtor from an order by the Bankruptcy Appellate Panel reversing the confimation order. Click here to read more.
Jager Smith and Kavinoky Cook Orchestrate Successful Purchase of Assets
Jager Smith, together with its co-counsel Kavinoky Cook, LLP of Buffalo, New York, succeeded in their representation of an asset buyer in the consolidated Chapter 11 proceedings of K. Van Bourgondien of Virginia, Inc. and Simple Pleasures Flowerbulbs & Perennials, Inc., both pending in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia. Click here to read more.