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Old King Coal, What Are We Gonna Do?

Posted in Bankruptcy Trends, Chapter 11, Pop Culture
Earlier this year, I became mildly obsessed with (Kentucky’s own) Sturgill Simpson.  In addition to being an immensely-talented throwback musician, he appears to have predicted what many bankruptcy lawyers would be doing in 2015.  The immensity and difficulty of coal cases is also why I haven’t done much blogging lately.  From 2013, here’s Sturgill performing Old King… Continue Reading

Top 5: Bankruptcy References in Pop Culture

Posted in Pop Culture, Top 5
In no particular order, here are my Top 5 favorite references (overt or implied) to bankruptcy law in pop culture: 1.  Michael Scott “Declares” Bankruptcy Filing a petition might be easy, but it’s not this easy… 2.  Homer Simpson’s Company Animotion Declares “Super-Duper Bankruptcy” Kent Brockman: “Turning to the stock market, animotion is up an eighth…”… Continue Reading