Joe Steinfeld participated in the Conrad Duberstein Moot Court Competition,
On March 2, 2014 Joe Steinfeld was a Judge in the Round of 8 in the Duberstein Moot Court Competition. This year’s fact pattern concerns two current issues in chapter 11 practice: (1) whether rejection of a trademark licensing agreement under section 365 terminates the licensee’s right to continue to use the trademark; and (2) whether the presumption against extraterritorial application of statutes prevents the application of section 365 to a foreign licensing agreement.
Joe Steinfeld and Kara Casteel publish “Critical Vendors May Now Double Dip on New Value” in the March 2014 ABI Issue.
ASK co-managing partner Joe Steinfeld and attorney Kara Casteel analyze the Third Circuit’s latest decision in the Friedman’s bankruptcy allowing “double dipping” with the new value defense. The article takes a critical view of the decision and is a counter-point to another article endorsing the decision in the same issue of the ABI Journal. To view the article, click here.