Perfumania Holdings, Inc. Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

August 29th, 2017

Perfumania Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Perfumania Holdings, Inc. has filed for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy in the District of Delaware on August 26, 2017. The company will reportedly close 64 of its 226 stores, and plans to go private in an effort to reorganize. Perfumania is a wholesale distributor and specialty retailer of perfumes and […]


Felix Shipkevich to Speak at RevCon2017 Regulatory Panel

August 7th, 2017

Felix Shipkevich, founder and Principal of Shipkevich PLLC, will be a Regulatory Panel guest speaker at RevCon2017, a yearly convention for debt relief and financial services. Having extensive involvement with the debt relief industry, this convention presets a mutual opportunity for Mr. Shipkevich to speak in the regulatory legal panel, his area of expertise. Mr. […]


Cristina Lipan Joins Shipkevich PLLC’s Bankruptcy Practice

August 4th, 2017

Shipkevich PLLC’s New York office is expanding as attorney Cristina M. Lipan joins as a partner in its Bankruptcy and Restructuring group. Ms. Lipan is an experienced bankruptcy and creditors’ rights attorney, having represented clients in a variety of industries. New York, NY, August 5, 2017 – Cristina M. Lipan has joined Shipkevich PLLC’s New […]


Partner Thomas Foley Presented at Paving the Way Foundation

July 24th, 2017

Partner Thomas Foley, volunteers his time to the Paving the Way Foundation, an organization which works to fight human trafficking worldwide. In his role as Mission Ambassador, he is honored to have had the chance to participate in the Marion Barry Youth Leadership Institute’s Program for Civic Awareness’s General Body Meeting in Washington D.C. There, […]


Structuring Merchant Cash Advances: Alternative Financing for Emerging Companies, Lessons From Recent Cases

July 14th, 2017

Strafford Live CLE Webinars – Structuring Merchant Cash Advances Merchant cash advances (MCAs) have become a working capital financing alternative for startups and emerging businesses that may not have access to traditional lending sources. Structuring Merchant Cash Advances as either an upfront sum of cash in exchange for a slice of a company’s future credit […]


Chapter 11 Disclosure Statement

July 7th, 2017

What is a Chapter 11 Disclosure Statement A disclosure statement is a written document that must be filed with the court within 60 days of filing for a Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization case. The proponent, who is usually the debtor, of the plan must get approval of this document before the plan of reorganization can […]


Features and Rules of Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

July 7th, 2017

Here are some basic features and rules of Chapter 11 bankruptcy. While going through the process, be keen of what you can and cannot do: The Automatic Stay During the beginning of a bankruptcy case, an automatic stay is initiated. An automatic stay closely resembles an injunction. For a bankruptcy, an automatic stay stops creditors […]


Chapter 11 Reorganizationfor Publicly Traded Companies

July 6th, 2017

Overview of Chapter 11 – Corporate A Chapter 11 bankruptcy governs corporate reorganization. Two very important things are considered throughout the process. One of those is the consideration of objectives by which reorganization rules might not be judged. The second is evaluating the standard bargaining approaches of existing rules and alternative methods. When a corporation […]


Shipkevich PLLC Opens London Office

May 15th, 2017

Shipkevich PLLC, a premier law practice powered by a diverse team of attorneys and business talent, debuts its international presence with the opening of an office in London, England. The firm’s location in heart of legal London will be headed by partner Thomas Foley and principle Felix Shipkevich, both of whom are experienced in the […]


Stefan Savic Joins Shipkevich PLLC

April 25th, 2017

Shipkevich PLLC is thrilled to announce that Stefan Savic has joined our firm as a partner in New York. He represents clients in all stages of litigation and alternative dispute resolution proceedings. Mr. Savic’s  litigation practice focuses on commercial litigation in federal and state courts in various subject matters ranging from civil RICO claims to misappropriation […]