Once a distressed business and its advisors have concluded that an out-of-court restructuring will not satisfactorily resolve a debtor’s financial difficulties, the company frequently begins planning to seek relief under the U.S. Bankruptcy Code. The code provides debtors and creditors with a...
Payment of professionals in Chapter 11 is a complex process intended to ensure transparency and fairness. It can also be a maze filled with traps for the unwary. Professionals for the estate are required to have their engagement approved by the court at the beginning of the case and then to have...
Construction is a great business. Good contractors can build excellent companies and generate healthy profits. Construction is also a risky business. Almost half of all contractors in business today will be out of business five years from now. Contractors should develop a strong team of advisors to...