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RECEIVERSHIP SERIES, PART 1: A Complex Workout For Tamarack Resort

As the economic downturn continues, the need for receivers will increase. Partnerships and operating companies in distress will seek assistance, and for those pursuing resolution for the first time, it’s key to note several types of receivership that are common to helping preserve collateral during times of dispute. There are several common situations that may […]

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Foreclosure Litigation and Receivership 101: A Conversation With Douglas Wilson Companies and Sheppard Mullin

As we work through the current economic downturn, many project stakeholders will confront the question of whether a receivership is key to the best possible path to resolution. In a recent webinar discussion with four attorneys from Global 100 firm Sheppard Mullin, DWC Chairman and CEO Douglas Wilson shared perspective as a receiver over the […]

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Operating Companies are the Next Wave of Distress

Even as America celebrated its longest financial expansion in history, many mid-size operating companies were already starting to show signs of trouble in late 2019. Growing trade tensions, lack of capital market access, and a global slowdown helped trigger a rise in corporate restructurings as the year progressed. Now, due to the coronavirus pandemic and […]

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RECEIVERSHIP CALLS NO LONGER AN ANOMALY AT DOUGLAS WILSON COMPANIES Retail failures kicked off 2019, but other sectors – including real estate – are facing challenges. The year began with a “retail apocalypse” commanding the headlines, as such notable brands as Barney’s, Marie Callender’s, Gymboree, Z Gallerie, Forever 21, and Payless filed for bankruptcy protection. […]

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Managing Risk: DWC can assist the Family Office

For every Family Office that handles a portfolio of real estate assets, risk management is the bottom line. Tasked with preserving and enhancing wealth – for the benefit of multiple living generations – the Family Office must confront a myriad of real estate-specific issues including highest and best use analysis, tax implications, brokerage, and overall […]

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Billion-Dollar Disasters

“Billion-Dollar Disasters”– it’s now a thing. In our 30 years in business, we’ve witnessed – and built our core competencies around – the cause and effect of all types of cycles: economic, political, and environmental.  But we are increasingly alarmed by the impacts of weather and climate disasters across the country. Even the Department of […]

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