Real Estate Purchaser - Appeal in Recharacterization Dispute
Representation of a sale-leaseback purchaser of real estate in a dispute over the bankrupt seller's attempt to recharacterize the transaction as a disguised financing. The purchaser won at trial, and we handled its successful appeals in U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, and in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. In re Uni-Rty, 1998 WL 299941 (S.D.N.Y. 1998).