Tag: United States Supreme Court

Buying Standing? Buyer Beware.

By Thomas P. Gorman on June 3, 2014
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The doctrine of standing to sue -- the status that allows a plaintiff to bring a lawsuit in the first... Read More »

Supreme Court Affirms Secured Creditors’ Right to Credit Bid

By Sherin and Lodgen on August 8, 2012
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At the end of its most recent term, the U.S. Supreme Court unanimously affirmed the rights of secured creditors to... Read More »

What is “Main Street Fairness” or “Marketplace Fairness”?

By Joshua M. Bowman on May 2, 2012
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Given the amount of media attention that the issue of “Marketplace Fairness” (formerly called Main Street Fairness) has attracted from... Read More »