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Top 10 States for Bankruptcy in the United States

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How does your state rate when it comes to the number of bankruptcies filed each year

If Your Business Is Hurting, Should You File for Bankruptcy?

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If your business is considering filing for bankruptcy, read on to see how to proceed. And if so, what bankruptcy options do you have?

These Two Entrepreneurs Are Revolutionizing Bankruptcy and Revitalizing Lives

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Then you better allow for bankruptcy. Want entrepreneurship? Two entrepreneurs are making it accessible again

Rapper 50 Cent Files For Bankruptcy

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The musician once had a reported net worth of nearly half a billion dollars thanks to his equity stake in Vitamin Water

In Bankruptcy Again, American Apparel Still Takes On Massive Debt


Some companies never make it out of bankruptcy, and -- like Filene's -- end up liquidating. But for those that do emerge, and then tumble into bankruptcy again, it's a failure of everyone involved. - Ed Altman, the Max L. Bankruptcy Chapter 11 Chapter 15 Chapter 22 Chapter 33Every investment banker appreciates a good loan.

Why Bankruptcy Shouldn't Be a Free Pass

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Once-Hot Startup Quirky Files for Bankruptcy Protection

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The struggling invention hub calls it a day and starts selling off its assets

How This Former NFL Player Bounced Back From Near-Bankruptcy and Became a Tech Entrepreneur

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Phillip Buchanon, once the 17th overall pick of the NFL draft, is now hoping to leave his mark on Silicon Valley

Are You on the Verge of Social Bankruptcy?

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Some entrepreneurs fail because they burn through all their cash; others fail because they burn through all their social capital

Entrepreneurs Beware the Burdens of Bankruptcy

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For those who think that bankruptcy is the easy way out, think again. Bankruptcy should always be the absolutely last resort.

American Apparel Files for Ch. 11 Bankruptcy Protection

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Puerto Rico Bankruptcy Bill Could Offer Roadmap for Creditors


A bill that would give Puerto Rico’s government agencies access to the same bankruptcy protections provided to cities such as Detroit would provide a road map for investors if one or more runs out of money, a senior government official told a U.S. Bankruptcy Code would help protect public services and plans for long-term growth. link].

How a 25-Year-Old Tech Entrepreneur Came Back From the Brink of Bankruptcy

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Jessica Mah, co-founder of InDinero, describes to Inc. editor-at-large Kimberly Weisul at the Inc.

NastyGal Files Bankruptcy: How Your Startup Can Avoid The Same Fate

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Smart And Effective Tips For Young Entrepreneurs To Avoid Bankruptcy


Bankruptcy is the ultimate panacea to all debt woes, whether for a business or an individual. Be responsible for your own personal finances.

7 lessons we learned from the bankruptcy of Whatser

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Although we got some early traction, we were unable to prevent a bankruptcy from happening in October 2011. Listen to the right data.

How SpoonRocket Blew $13.5 Million and Ended in Bankruptcy

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SpoonRocket blew through $13.5 million in funding with little to show for it. Now, they're a cautionary tale on how not to spend venture capital

LBO: Prepackaged Bankruptcies

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The emergence of Southland Corporation from Chapter 11 after six months in the bankruptcy court brings to the fore an old, but until the late 1980s little used, strategy of bankruptcy practice: the so-called "prepackaged plan."

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How These 4 Celebrities Survived Bankruptcy and Thrived

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Very few entrepreneurs fall from bigger heights than celebrities. There''s a lot to learn from how they recover

How to Avoid Bankruptcy in Year One of Your Business

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Photo Credit: Flickr user TimeTrax. The amount of businesses that cannot even survive for a single year is alarming. Guest Author Chris R.

Filing Bankruptcy is a Painful End to Your Startup

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For those who think that bankruptcy is the easy way out, think again. Bankruptcy should always be the absolutely last resort.

Think Again Before Declaring Business Bankruptcy

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If you are just plain tired of working so hard, or your startup is not getting the traction you expected, should you shut down cleanly, or just file for bankruptcy and walk away? For those who think that bankruptcy is the easy way out, think again. Bankruptcy should always be the absolutely last resort. Marty Zwilling.

Is Bankruptcy Rising for South African Mines?

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The industry that many saw as the salvation of the economy for South Africa is currently embroiled in a huge bust, one that many in the industry fear may only be relieved with the help of some smart bankruptcy lawyers. The post Is Bankruptcy Rising for South African Mines? But is that the only way out for producers? Loss of Value.

Detroit VC: Why Bankruptcy Is Great For Us

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Yesterday, culminating in a months-long decision process , the city filed for Chapter 9 bankruptcy. And it''s good for the start-up scene.

Statement By Dov Charney Regarding American Apparel Bankruptcy Ruling


This outcome was the only logical and unfortunate conclusion of many months of pre-bankruptcy preparation on the part of the bondholders and the company's board. LOS ANGELES, Jan. This outcome is one that I have been working tirelessly for nearly two years to avoid in an effort to protect value for the company's various stakeholders.

Email Bankruptcy

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went to bed and decided to declare email bankruptcy. Here's how I declare email bankruptcy: I have a list of about thirty people who I email with regularly and who are my most important email relationships. I use two web services, Gist and Etacts , to tell me who these people are. This happens to me fairly regularly.

How Spider-Man Can Rescue Colt from Bankruptcy

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How do you turn around a legendary gun-maker brand in bankruptcy? Despite these seemingly insuperable assets, Marvel battled bankruptcy in 1996.

Lessons from the Brink of Bankruptcy

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These companies nearly lost everything--and emerged stronger than ever

Nasty Gal Founder Sophia Amoruso Expected to Resign Amid Reports of Bankruptcy

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The Nasty Gal founder, along with the director of the company's board, could announce their resignations today

Nearing Bankruptcy, Fruugo Burned Through €40 Million to Generate €100K


The notification will also notify creditors allowing them to decide if they want to pursue with bankruptcy procedures in this kind of a situation.

3 Business Planning Lessons From RadioShack's Bankruptcy

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What small businesses can do to avoid a similar fate

Austin-based CoinTerra Files for Bankruptcy


By LAURA LOREK Reporter with Silicon Hills News CoinTerra, once recognized as one of Austin’s fastest growing startups, has filed for Chapter 7 liquidation bankruptcy. The Austin-based bitcoin machine manufacturer filed for bankruptcy in Austin on Jan. 24, listing between $10 million and $50 million in assets and liabilities.

From Brink Of Bankruptcy Towards An IPO - The Evernote Story


It's how Evernote was saved from the brink of bankruptcy at 3AM one morning by a user from Sweden. It's one that hasn't been heard too often.

RadioShack Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

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The electronics store had been suffering from losses for years

Apple Supplier GT Advanced Files for Bankruptcy. Is Apple to Blame?

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GT, which makes sapphire glass for smartphones, suddenly declared itself bankrupt on Monday. One analyst thinks Apple called in a loan

Surviving Bankruptcy: What to Do Now

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Ramez Toubassy, president of Brand Sense Partners and CEO of Shabby Chic, explains the steps he took to bring Shabby Chic out of bankruptcy.

Chapter 15


Just in case.Link below - Chapter 15 - Bankruptcy Basics Ancillary and Other Cross-Border Cases Chapter 15 is a new chapter added to the Bankruptcy Code by the Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act of 2005. bankruptcy estate. bankruptcy case, including notice of the right to file claims. 11 U.S.C.

Fuhu Bankruptcy Shows the Perils of Meteoric Growth

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Twice named Inc.'s fastest-growing company of the year, the kids tablet-maker is now pursuing a tentative acquisition deal with Mattel for $9.5

$DRYS: DryShips Inc. Announces Agreements to Sell Its Tanker Fleet


DRYS Bankruptcy DryShips Yet again, DryShips, Inc. slippery deck CEO Mr. Economou.may be running a scam. At the end of 2014, his personal $80 million equity investment as well as his personal guarantee of the ABN AMRO Bridge Loan, without which that transaction could not have been consummated, were crucial for DryShips. Not worth the risk.

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LightSquared - Bankruptcy - ReOrg Research, Inc.


More than two years and 10 months after LightSquared filed for bankruptcy protection, Judge Shelley Chapman confirmed its latest plan of reorganization, which pays off Charlie Ergen’s interests in cash and gives ownership of the remaining company to investors such as Centerbridge and Fortress.