Ponzi Scheme Victims of TelexFree to Receive PaymentsJuly 10, 2020
Thousands of victims of one of the world’s largest Ponzi and pyramid schemes will finally receive reparations from the TelexFree Chapter 11 cases which are pending in the U.S Bankruptcy Court in the District of Massachusetts. During a hearing held on July 8, 2020, Bankruptcy Judge Hoffman approved the plan filed by Stephen Darr, the Chapter 11...
Murphy & King attorneys helping the BBA.June 18, 2020
Murphy & King Shareholder Kate Cruickshank, as co-chair of the Education Subcommittee of the Boston Bar Association's Bankruptcy Section, is helping organize the upcoming BBA webinar “2020 Bankruptcy Bench Meets Bar Part 2,” taking place on June 25th from 3 to 5pm via Zoom. The webinar will have two panels: "Impact of COVID-19 Emergency...
Shareholder Kathleen Cruickshank named to COVID-19 standing committee of the Boston Bar Association’s Bankruptcy Section.May 11, 2020
Murphy & King, P.C. Shareholder Kathleen Cruickshank, a member of the firm’s Bankruptcy and Financial Restructuring practice, has been named to the newly formed COVID-19 standing committee of the Boston Bar Association’s Bankruptcy Section. It is expected that the COVID-19 crisis will significantly increase the number of bankruptcy cases...
Murphy & King Recognized by Chambers and Partners for 14th Consecutive YearApril 27, 2020
Murphy & King, P.C. announced today, for the 14th consecutive year, the firm’s Bankruptcy and Financial Restructuring Practice has been recognized by Chambers and Partners in the Chambers USA 2020 rankings as outstanding among its peers in the region. Chambers, which has ranked lawyers and law firms for more than 20 years, has again
COVID-19 UpdateMarch 20, 2020
Dear Clients and Friends: As the Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation continues to unfold and create challenges for all of us, Murphy & King’s top priority remains the health and safety of our employees, clients and community. We are following the guidance of the World Health Organization, Centers for Disease Control and local health...
Murphy & King Announces New Shareholder William R. Moorman, Jr.January 27, 2020
Murphy & King, Professional Corporation announced today that William R. Moorman, Jr. has joined the firm as a Shareholder. Bill has a wide variety of experience representing companies and individuals in complex business transactions and litigation, financial restructurings, reorganizations, mergers and acquisitions, real estate sales and...
Banking and Financing for Marijuana Businesses, Marijuana Business Operations Course, National Business Institute, May 17, 2019January 16, 2020
Murphy & King’s D. Ethan Jeffery to be Inducted into the American College of BankruptcyJanuary 8, 2020
Murphy & King Shareholder D. Ethan Jeffery will be inducted as a Fellow in the American College of Bankruptcy on March 13, 2020, in Washington, DC. Attorney Jeffery will join other Fellows from the U.S. and across the globe in the College’s 31st class who are being honored...
Monster Energy v. City Beverages – Ninth Circuit’s New Disclosure Rules for Owner-Neutral.The real question here is not about disclosure, but a question about the substantive problem posed by repeat players.
January 6, 2020
Like judges, arbitrators are paid for their time. Judges, of course, draw a salary from the treasury, while arbitrators are paid by the parties. The freedom to choose an arbitrator best suited to the case is one of the great advantages of arbitration, but because some businesses are “repeat players,” appearing frequently before a particular...
Dan Rabinovitz Leads the National Institute of Trial Advocacy’s 2019 Boston Trial ProgramDecember 5, 2019
Once again, Murphy & King Shareholder, Dan Rabinovitz will be running the National Institute of Trial Advocacy’s Boston Trial Program. The program runs from Sunday December 8, 2019 through Friday December 13, 2019 at the Omni Parker House Hotel in Boston, Massachusetts. Approximately 30 lawyers from throughout the country will attend, in...