How Ashley Stewart Bounced Back From Bankruptcy

YFS Magazine

Three years ago, thick clouds of bankruptcy loomed over
 the plus-sized womenswear retailer, Ashley Stewart. Grow Operations bankruptcy company culture leadership struggling business

Email Bankruptcy

A VC : Venture Capital and Technology

I 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. On Sunday night I sat down at the dinner table after my family headed upstairs and I spent three hours cleaning out my email inbox. When I started I had over 1200 unread non-spam emails. Three hours later I had the number down to 800 and I was wiped out.

5 Tips to Finding a Bankruptcy Lawyer

The Startup Magazine

When you become broke as a church mouse, filing for bankruptcy is the only escape route that is left. Making such a decision is not easy and that’s why you need to seek legal advice from a bankruptcy attorney. Bankruptcy Storm, Source: Pixabay.

Learning From Bankruptcy: Two Key Insights For Business

YoungUpstarts

In reality, though, the worst thing is to go into bankruptcy and not learn anything from the experience. Though bankruptcy can seem catastrophic when it happens, it also gives you the opportunity to try again; this time with 20/20 hindsight.

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

Up and Running

If your business is considering filing for bankruptcy, read on to see how to proceed. If your business has been experiencing financial difficulty for some time, is filing for bankruptcy the appropriate step? And if so, what bankruptcy options do you have? Chapter 7 Bankruptcy.

Filing Bankruptcy is a Painful End to Your Startup

Startup Professionals Musings

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.

LightSquared - Post Bankruptcy - Bankruptcy New- The Plans From 4/08 - Reorg

Chaganomics

Regardless, it is worth the read - LightSquared said its emergence from bankruptcy will let it bring the company's "valuable spectrum resources and existing satellite and terrestrial networks to the marketplace. Bankruptcy ReorgTotal swivel folks, new products.Just read the press release.

Entrepreneurs Beware the Burdens of Bankruptcy

Startup Professionals Musings

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.

Think Again Before Declaring Business Bankruptcy

Startup Professionals Musings

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. There are many other negative implications to bankruptcy. bankruptcy filing types you should choose.

In Bankruptcy Again, American Apparel Still Takes On Massive Debt

Chaganomics

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. - Bankruptcy Chapter 11 Chapter 15 Chapter 22 Chapter 33Filene's Basement filed Chapter 11 three times in 12 years, essentially Chapter 33, before closing for good.

Climateer Investing: "iHeartMedia edges closer to bankruptcy with $174.

Chaganomics

Climateer Investing: "iHeartMedia edges closer to bankruptcy with $174. : On Tuesday the WSJ Bankruptcy newsletter had the news that IHRT was making the coupon payment on some of the unsecured debt. The stock jump

LightSquared - Bankruptcy - ReOrg Research, Inc.

Chaganomics

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. In her other major telecom bankruptcy, Judge Chapman also approved the sale of NII Holdings’ Mexican assets to Cingular this week.

Smart And Effective Tips For Young Entrepreneurs To Avoid Bankruptcy

YoungUpstarts

Bankruptcy is the ultimate panacea to all debt woes, whether for a business or an individual. Bankruptcy is that B-word which we all know of but we don’t prefer saying it as we all hope that we never have to go through it. million filing Chapter 7, 11, 12 and 13 bankruptcies.

Puerto Rico Bankruptcy Bill Could Offer Roadmap for Creditors

Chaganomics

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. Bankruptcy Bonds Business Law Capital Markets Debt DIP Distressed Debt Puerto Rico

5 Things to Know When Filing for Bankruptcy

The Startup Magazine

Although filing for bankruptcy may seem like a daunting and complicated endeavor, it can provide relief for many as a way to get out of debt. For instance, your credit score will be significantly lowered and the bankruptcy information could stay on the record.

These Two Entrepreneurs Are Revolutionizing Bankruptcy and Revitalizing Lives

Inc Startups

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

Bankruptcy Is Not the Easy Way Out

Startup Professionals Musings

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.

Do This 1 Thing to Help Reduce Your Risk of Personal Bankruptcy

Inc Startups

The best predictor of a future bankruptcy is actually very simple. Personal Finance: Spread the Wealth

Austin-based CoinTerra Files for Bankruptcy

SiliconHills

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. “The move comes soon after CoinTerra […] The post Austin-based CoinTerra Files for Bankruptcy appeared first on SiliconHills.

Elon Musk's Tesla Bankruptcy Joke Shows 1 Way To Overcome Fear

Inc Startups

Elon Musk's April Fools tweets about Tesla bankruptcy show his courage in the face of fear. You can increase your capacity for courage with these 3 steps from science. Innovate

Top 10 States for Bankruptcy in the United States

Inc Startups

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

Is Bankruptcy Rising for South African Mines?

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

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? Many who watch the markets lately have begun to fear for the once booming South African metals mining industry.

How Kindness Took This Plus-Size Fashion Brand From Bankruptcy to Success

Inc Startups

When James Rhee become CEO of a company facing bankruptcy, he made one rule: be kind. Here is why more CEO's should do the same. Icons of Entrepreneurship

Tripwire Marketing: From Bankruptcy to Over 1 Million Dollars in Profits in One Year

ConversionXL

In 2015, 9-figure apparel retailer Karmaloop.com filed for bankruptcy. The post Tripwire Marketing: From Bankruptcy to Over 1 Million Dollars in Profits in One Year appeared first on CXL. The company had been bleeding cash, losing six figures per month.

Talking with Jay Jay French and Henry Juszkiewicz, Gibson Guitar Corp.'s CEO about Les Paul, bankruptcy, John Travolta, and more

Inc Startups

Jay Jay French talks exclusively with Henry Juszkiewicz, CEO of Gibson Guitar, about Les Paul, bankruptcy, John Travolta, and more.

American Apparel Files for Bankruptcy Protection, Again

Inc Startups

The clothing company is seeking Chapter 11 protection for the second time in 12 months

The Rise of Bankruptcy Court an Indictment of Representative Democracy?

Allen's Blog

Multiple stories today in all media outlets about the Detroit bankruptcy filing being approved (the right to use the Federal Bankruptcy courts). Made me wonder whether the Federal Bankruptcy courts will be the (unelected) branch of government that will be called on to resolve the gargantuan fiscal crises that face all levels of government, federal, state & local due to budget deficits and -- larger and more intractably -- unfunded pension liabilities.

LBO: Prepackaged Bankruptcies

Recent Buzzes - VC Experts, Inc.

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." " (In Southland, since the prepackaged plan had to be resubmitted post-bankruptcy, it is actually an example of a pre-negotiated plan

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Statement By Dov Charney Regarding American Apparel Bankruptcy Ruling

Chaganomics

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. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- I am obviously disappointed by the judge's decision to confirm the debtors' reorganization plan and hand ownership of American Apparel to its bondholders.

Why Bankruptcy Shouldn't Be a Free Pass

Inc Startups

The stars of CNBC's 'West Texas Investors Club', Mike 'Rooster' McConaughey and Wayne 'Butch' Gilliam, explain why entrepreneurs should prioritize paying back their debts

Puerto Rico's Bankruptcy is the Canary in the Coal Mine

Inc Startups

The looming sub-sovereign debt crisis should scare you. Strategy

Dippin' Dots Files for Bankruptcy

Inc Startups

Dippin' Dots, which sells flash-frozen ice cream beads, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. The company plans to continue operating while going through bankruptcy reorganization. The Inc. 500 honoree lost its patent and has suffered in the current economic climate.

In 15 Years From Now Half of US Universities May Be in Bankruptcy. My Surprise Discussion with @ClayChristensen

Both Sides of the Table

“In 15 Years From Now Half of US Universities May Be in Bankruptcy.” ” Such was the quote of Clayton Christensen followed by, “… in the end I’m excited to see that happen. So pray for Harvard Business School if you wouldn’t mind.”

Retail Bankruptcies Could Reach Recession Levels by September

Inc Startups

Shoppers' habits are changing, and some stores just aren't cut out to survive in the new retail environment.

This Startup Didn't Get a Deal on 'Shark Tank,' and That Helped Save It From Bankruptcy

Inc Startups

Battered by debt and doubt, Joel Clark doubled down, got back in the mix-- and boosted sales of Kodiak Cakes by 8x in four years.

Walking Away From Your Startup Can Leave Deep Scars

Startup Professionals Musings

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.

How to Avoid Bankruptcy in Year One of Your Business

Up and Running

Photo Credit: Flickr user TimeTrax. The amount of businesses that cannot even survive for a single year is alarming. Depending on what statistics you look at, anywhere from 4% to 25% of businesses fail in their first year of business.

How Spider-Man Can Rescue Colt from Bankruptcy

Inc Startups

How do you turn around a legendary gun-maker brand in bankruptcy? Colt Defense, the storied American weapons maker whose innovations include the 1911 pistol and the M16, filed for bankruptcy earlier this week.

Aereo Files for Bankruptcy Protection

Inc Startups

Three years into the innovative TV-streaming company''s life, it admits the Supreme Court decision crippled its ability to operate. Now it''s time to pick up the pieces and move on

Small Business Bankruptcies Continue to Drop

Inc Startups

A new report reveals a persistent decline in small business bankruptcies. Small business bankruptcies shrank by nearly 17% in the past three months, according to data-tracker Equifax's quarterly Small Business Bankruptcy Report. "We’re

Rapper 50 Cent Files For Bankruptcy

Inc Startups

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

Surviving Bankruptcy: What to Do Now

Inc Startups

Ramez Toubassy, president of Brand Sense Partners and CEO of Shabby Chic, explains the steps he took to bring Shabby Chic out of bankruptcy. Toubassy stepped in in 2009 to help Shabby Chic, the home decor company, restructure after a bankruptcy.

Detroit VC: Why Bankruptcy Is Great For Us

Inc Startups

Yesterday, culminating in a months-long decision process , the city filed for Chapter 9 bankruptcy. So if you think the city''s bankruptcy makes Detroit a bad place to start and run a business--you''d be forgiven. You say filing for bankruptcy was the right decision.