February, 2011 Articles

ADA Representation, Litigation and Real Estate

Hotel Online: Buyer Beware: When you buy a hotel, don’t buy an ADA lawsuit or Department of Justice Investigation

Buyer Beware: When you buy a hotel, don’t buy an ADA lawsuit or Department of Justice Investigation (This article was published by Jim Butler’s Hotel Law Blog, and picked up by Hotel Online, 4Hoteliers, HOTELS, ehotelier.com and Hotel Resource.) Many investors view our current economic downtime as the perfect opportunity to purchase distressed hotel and […]

Taxation and Trusts & Estates

Orange County Business Journal: Stress Test Your Life Insurance

Stress Test Your Life Insurance by Gordon Schaller and Scott Harshman This article appeared in the February 22, 2011 issue of the Orange County Business Journal. Click here to view this article as a pdf. The life insurance industry has utilized technology over the last 30 years to create new hybrid financial/life insurance products. Life […]

Bankruptcy

For Creditors with Clients Filing Chapter 11- Commercial Finance Roundtable: A Creditor’s Plan – A Way Out of the Morass of a Single Asset Real Estate Bankruptcy Case

Many lenders are not very familiar with creditors’ plans, which can be a useful tool to break through a logjam in a Chapter 11 bankruptcy case. JMBM Special Assets Team members and expert creditors’ rights attorneys, Bob Kaplan and Nick De Lancie, are veterans at crafting and confirming creditor’s plans in tough cases. Bob and […]