Greg Werkheiser Moderates ABI Discussion of Supreme Court’s Ruling in Baker Botts LLP v. ASARCO LLC
Morris Nichols partner Greg Werkheiser served as the moderator for the American Bankruptcy Institute’s briefing on the recent U.S. Supreme Court decision in Baker Botts LLP v. ASARCO LLC. On Monday, the high court ruled that §330(a)(1) of the Bankruptcy Code does not permit bankruptcy courts to award fees to §327(a) professionals for defending fee applications.
Greg led a discussion on the potential impacts of this ruling on professional fees and bankruptcy litigation. Esteemed participants included Former Bankruptcy Judge Judith Fitzgerald, Robert J. Keach, and Prof. Lawrence Ponoroff.
Click here to listen a recording of the insightful discussion on the ABI website.