Publications April 20, 2009

First Day Orders: A Survey of Critical Vendor Motions and Recent Developments

Curtis partner Lynn Harrison's article from the PLI Course Handbook for the 31st Annual Current Developments in Bankruptcy & Reorganization seminar is now available online. The article, which is titled 'First Day Orders: A Survey of Critical Vendor Motions and Recent Developments', examines orders which typically are presented in bankruptcy courts on or shortly after the petition date. The piece offers examples of what these first day orders may encompass, reviews the 'doctrine of necessity' and examines critical vendor motions.

View the Article.