Joshua S. Bauchner

AGA Sues National Law Firm Alleging It Violated Former Client’s Rights

Law360, New York (February 19, 2013, 2:37 PM ET) — A former Ramius Securities LLC manager sued Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP in New York state court on Friday, alleging the law firm disclosed privileged attorney-client communications to make him the fall guy in a Financial Industry Regulatory Authority investigation of the broker-dealer…. Please click here to […]

Assistance with Hurricane Sandy

FEMA INFORMATION IF YOUR HOME OR BUSINESS HAS BEEN FLOODED December 17, 2012 Friends, FEMA has issued important information to help you build back safer and stronger. Flood Insurance Changes Might Affect You As risks change, insurance premiums also change to reflect those risks. Your flood insurance premiums may be going up.  However, you may be able to […]

Bankruptcy Trustee’s Avoidance Rights Are Nearly Limitless

Joshua S. Bauchner, Esq. recently published an article in the national online journal, Law360, entitled “Bankruptcy Trustee’s Avoidance Rights Are Nearly Limitless”  The article addresses Section 550 of the Bankruptcy Code which applies where the trustee, having already avoided a transfer of some property, seeks to recover that property. Under those circumstances, the recovery must be “for the benefit of […]

Spotlight on Section 550 of the Bankruptcy Code

Joshua S. Bauchner, Esq. recently published an article in the national online journal, Law360, entitled “Spotlight on Section 550 of the Bankruptcy Code.”  The article addresses the “benefit of the estate” language of section 550 of the Bankruptcy Code which informs and guides most bankruptcy practice. It permits the trustee to recover property from a transfer avoided pursuant to sections […]

The Forgotten Bank Holding Company Act of 1972

Joshua S. Bauchner, Esq. recently published an article in the national online journal, Law360, entitled “The Forgotten Bank Holding Company Act of 1972.” The article discusses the Bank Holding Company Act (“BHCA”) enacted by Congress to deter misconduct and compensate victims by permitting “[a]ny person who is injured in his business or property by reason of anything forbidden” in […]