are entitled to be paid in full before equityholders receive anything.
At this time, the rehabilitator does not anticipate that there will be sufficient funds to cover any general creditor
claims," Farmer says in the motion.
Even worse, the general creditors
of HotelCo can become obstacles to the restructuring by raising objections to any plan supported by Bank.
Continue to treat claims arising from open TBA contracts as general creditor
Then the FDIC could go ahead and agree that it would protect all general creditors
of banks in bank failures.
As long as plan assets were owned by the business and carried as a general unsecured asset, subject to the claims of the business's general creditors
, an SROF applied.
In the end, creditors serving on creditors' committees should not feel that they are sacrificing their own positions by fulfilling their fiduciary obligations, although there may be times that a creditor's interests are so at odds with the general creditor
body that it makes it difficult or impossible for it to separate its fiduciary obligations from its personal needs.
the claim on the collateral must be "perfected" by registering it in a manner that provides other creditors with an opportunity to learn of the claim; still, courts are likely to disregard the agreement and retain the collateral in the estate of the insolvent firm, thus reducing the improperly collateralized creditor to general creditor
Lastly, in a point brought home by the Ninth Circuit in its "whipsaw" analogy in Kupetz, Professors Baird and Jackson warn against any law that gives general creditors
too much by insuring them against any less than satisfactory transaction a debtor may enter into.
24) To the extent the trustee had rights akin to those of a creditor, moreover, they were merely the rights of a general creditor
, significantly limiting the authority of the trustee.
Part I examines how the prototypical general creditor
161) Employee entitlements and personal injury claims have been given priority ranking in insolvency above other general creditor
claims: Corporations Act 2001 (Cth) ss 556, 560.