Shearman And Sterling

Event Sep 15, 2020

Buying Assets Out of Bankruptcy Webinar

  • Webinar

On Tuesday, September 15 at 11 am CT., partner Alain Dermarkar moderated a panel with partner and team leader of the financial restructuring & insolvency practice Luckey McDowell and Houlihan Lokey’s managing director Adam Dunayer. The webinar, Buying Assets Out of Bankruptcy, provided insightful guidance for those looking to buy distressed assets or companies.

The panel covered topics, including:

  • The risks of buying from distressed sellers
  • The process of buying assets out of bankruptcy
  • Why buyers like “363” sales
  • Potential pitfalls
  • Stalking horse strategies
  • Competing against credit bids
  • Insider bidding in bankruptcy
  • Joint bidding vs collusion