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Continental Casualty Company v. Carr

The Bankruptcy Code provides courts with broad authority to channel asbestos-related tort claims against debtors and their insurers to a trust, in order to facilitate rehabilitation in bankruptcy and ensure equal treatment of claimants. In this case Goodwin litigators represent an insurer seeking to uphold a channeling injunction against post-confirmation…

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Elmrock v. Citigroup

Goodwin is representing Citigroup and wholly-owned subsidiaries in commercial litigation concerning a subordinated option in a nuclear power facility.  The plaintiff (a fund controlled by Elmrock Capital) purchased a subordinated option in the residual value of Citigroup’s interest in a nuclear power facility.  Following an appraisal that left the subordinated…

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Ernst & Young LLP v. Stephen Morris Amicus Brief

Goodwin filed cert.-stage and merits-stage amicus briefs on behalf of the Business Roundtable (BRT) in three consolidated cases, all of which present the question of whether the collective-bargaining provisions of the National Labor Relations Act prohibit enforcement of an arbitration agreement requiring an employee to arbitrate claims against an employer…

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