Can Small Business Owners Consider an Applicant’s Bankruptcy When Making Hiring Decisions? | Huffington Post

Business owners are generally aware that their decision of whether or not to hire a job candidate cannot be based on discriminatory or other prohibited reasons. For the most part, those reasons are clear and easy to understand.

Source: Can Small Business Owners Consider an Applicant’s Bankruptcy When Making Hiring Decisions? | Huffington Post

Univision Wins Bankruptcy Auction for Gawker Media for $135 Million

Univision Communications Inc. won a court-administered auction for Gawker Media Group on Tuesday, outbidding Ziff Davis for control of the 14-year-old digital media pioneer that was forced into bankruptcy by a costly legal battle with former professional wrestler Hulk Hogan.

Source: Univision Wins Bankruptcy Auction for Gawker Media for $135 Million

50 Cent Nears Bankruptcy End With $23.4 Million Payout Plan – Bankruptcy Beat – WSJ

50 Cent could be close to getting out of bankruptcy after a judge gave an initial nod to the rapper’s plan to put up to $23.4 million of his future earnings, including profits from the sale of his Connecticut mansion, toward paying off his debts.

Source: 50 Cent Nears Bankruptcy End With $23.4 Million Payout Plan – Bankruptcy Beat – WSJ

Artificially Intelligent Lawyer “Ross” Has Been Hired By Its First Official Law Firm

Ross, the world’s first artificially intelligent attorney, has its first official law firm. Baker & Hostetler announced that they will be employing Ross for its bankruptcy practice, currently comprised of almost 50 lawyers.

Source: Artificially Intelligent Lawyer “Ross” Has Been Hired By Its First Official Law Firm

US Bankruptcy Court’s ruling could help HashFast trustee recover $1.3 million » Brave New Coin

Last week, Judge Dennis Montali, presiding over the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of California, ruled that Bitcoin should be classified as “intangible personal property.”

Source: US Bankruptcy Court’s ruling could help HashFast trustee recover $1.3 million » Brave New Coin

Wells Fargo to pay $81.6 million to bankrupt U.S. homeowners | Grand Forks Herald

Wells Fargo & Co <WFC.N> will pay $81.6 million to homeowners for denying them a chance to challenge mortgage payment increases imposed during their bankruptcy proceedings, the U.S. Justice Department said on Thursday.

Source: Wells Fargo to pay $81.6 million to bankrupt U.S. homeowners | Grand Forks Herald

 
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