Bankruptcy


Sports Authority Files for Bankruptcy

Sports Authority Files for Bankruptcy

Sports Authority was once the world's large sports retailer, and this week they announced that they are filing for Chapter 11 b...

Mar 2 2016, 7:27pm CST

Dance Moms Star Abby Lee Miller Charged with Bankruptcy Fraud

Dance Moms Star Abby Lee Miller Charged with Bankruptcy Fraud

The reality TV personality has been involved with filing false bankruptcy claims all the while hiding assets and contract infor...

Oct 15 2015, 8:50am CDT

American Apparel files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Protection

American Apparel files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Protection

Fashion label American Apparel announced today to recapitalize through consensual pre-arranged Chapter 11 reorganization....

Oct 5 2015, 2:04am CDT

50 Cent says that any other good Businessperson Would file for Bankruptcy

50 Cent says that any other good Businessperson Would file for Bankruptcy

50 Cent has insisted he's just taking "precautions" by filing for bankruptcy....

Jul 14 2015, 5:36am CDT

Rapper 50 Cent Files for Bankruptcy After losing Sex Tape Case

Rapper 50 Cent Files for Bankruptcy After Losing Sex Tape Case

The rapper was ordered to pay $5 million to the woman who sued him over sex tape case few days ago. His attorney filed a person...

Jul 13 2015, 4:03pm CDT

50 Cent Files for Bankruptcy

50 Cent Files for Bankruptcy

50 Cent has reportedly filed for bankruptcy, stating in court papers that he has assets and debts, which range between $10m and...

Jul 13 2015, 2:52pm CDT

Legendary Colt Gun Maker Files for Bankruptcy Protection

Legendary Colt Gun Maker Files for Bankruptcy Protection

Colt Defense LLC is reportedly filing for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Protection today....

Jun 15 2015, 12:46am CDT

Republican Politician Linked to Jack Johnson Bankruptcy

Republican Politician Linked to Jack Johnson Bankruptcy

Republican Politician Linked to Jack Johnson Bankruptcy...

Nov 21 2014, 8:17am CST

RHOA Star Claudia Jordan Was Stressed By Bankruptcy to Extreme of Ending Her Life

RHOA Star Claudia Jordan Was Stressed By Bankruptcy to Extreme of Ending Her Life

RHOA Star Claudia Jordan Was Stressed By Bankruptcy to Extreme of Ending Her Life...

Nov 7 2014, 12:09pm CST

Mekhi Phifer Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

Mekhi Phifer Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

"Divergent" star Mekhi Phifer is in serious financial trouble these days. He has recently filed for Chapter 11 bankru...

May 8 2014, 7:09am CDT

Teri Polo Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

Teri Polo Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

The actress in Meet the Parents, Teri Polo apparently owes some people a lot of money. She has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy...

Apr 23 2014, 9:05am CDT

Brookstone Gadget Store Prepares Reportedly for Bankruptcy

Brookstone Gadget Store Prepares Reportedly for Bankruptcy

Sharper Image stores vanished from malls a couple years ago. Now the other gadget store chain might have the same fate. Brookst...

Mar 27 2014, 3:35am CDT

Quiznos Bankruptcy Follows Sbarro’s Insolvency

Quiznos Bankruptcy Follows Sbarro’s Insolvency

More than 99% of its restaurants will carry on as usual. Only seven will seek the help of the state’s economic structures. But...

Mar 15 2014, 8:08am CDT

Sbarro Pizza Files for Bankruptcy Protection for the 2nd Time

Sbarro Pizza Files for Bankruptcy Protection for the 2nd Time

Sbarro Pizza Files for Bankruptcy Protection for the second Time in three years....

Mar 11 2014, 3:08am CDT

Mt. Gox files for bankruptcy amid bitcoin loss scandal

Mt. Gox files for bankruptcy amid bitcoin loss scandal

If you are one of the many that has invested money in bitcoin, the virtual currency, some rough times are ahead. A scandal has...

Feb 28 2014, 12:50pm CST

Fisker's Bankruptcy Reminds Us Fossil Fuels Are Here To Stay

Fisker's Bankruptcy Reminds Us Fossil Fuels Are Here To Stay

Last month, electric car start-up Fisker Automobile became the latest government-backed green energy company to file for bankru...

Dec 22 2013, 8:11am CST

Fisker Bankruptcy could have Future Consequences

Fisker Bankruptcy is Imminent

The bankruptcy of Fisker Automotive is imminent. However, this financial collapse of the car maker could have future consequenc...

Nov 27 2013, 5:41am CST

Kodak Bankruptcy Escape Plan is Approved by US Court

Kodak Bankruptcy Reorganization Plan is Approved

Kodak has decided to start out all over again after its bankruptcy. The reorganization plan after Kodak bankruptcy is approved...

Aug 21 2013, 6:50am CDT

Detroit Bankruptcy Filing is Just the Beginning

Detroit Bankruptcy Filing is Just the Beginning

The city of Detroit filed for Bankruptcy. It is the largest city in the U.S. to ever file for Bankruptcy. This filing though ju...

Jul 19 2013, 7:48am CDT

The Failure and Bankruptcy of Better Place

The Failure and Bankruptcy of Better Place

The failure of an Israeli electric car company was a sign of lack of interest in the consumer base. The bankruptcy of Better Pl...

May 27 2013, 4:32am CDT

Oreck Bankruptcy under Chapter 11 Announced

Oreck Bankruptcy under Chapter 11 Announced

The Oreck Corporation, well known vacuum maker, has filed for bankruptcy under chapter 11....

May 8 2013, 11:31pm CDT

Bankruptcy Court Tells Apple to Take a Hike on Kodak Suit

Bankruptcy Court Tells Apple to Take a Hike on Kodak Suit

Court allows Kodak tocontinue patent auction...

Jul 3 2012, 9:30am CDT

Kodak files for Bankruptcy

Kodak files for Bankruptcy

Kodak hopes to emerge from Bankruptcy in 2013...

Jan 19 2012, 2:02pm CST

Blockbuster files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Protection

As expected Blockbuster files Bankruptcy....

Sep 23 2010, 5:30am CDT

BlockBuster: Bankruptcy in September

BlockBuster: Bankruptcy in September

Goodbye, store of my misspent youth....

Aug 27 2010, 9:00am CDT

Japanese Willcom Mobile Carrier Files for Bankruptcy

Willcom is Japan's fourth largest mobile carrier offering the PHS (personal handyphone system). There are about 4m PHS subscrib...

Feb 18 2010, 12:53am CST

Chrysler to file for a Chapter 11 bankruptcy

According to the WSJ Chrysler will file for a Chapter 11 bankruptcy. President Obama is set to speak at noon about the car indu...

Apr 30 2009, 10:05am CDT

Pleo Maker Ugobe files Bankruptcy, Pleo still selling on Amazon

Pleo Maker Ugobe files Bankruptcy, Pleo still selling on Amazon

It was written on the wall for a while now, Ugobe maker of the Pleo baby Dino robot filed Chapter 7 Bankruptcy. The corporate s...

Apr 22 2009, 9:00am CDT

Sirius XM could file for Bankruptcy

Sirius XM the satellite radio provider is preparing for a possible Bankruptcy according to the NY Times. What a possibly Bankr...

Feb 11 2009, 3:00am CST

Circuit City files for Bankruptcy

Circuit City Stores today announced that it has filed for Bankruptcy. This comes as a bit of a surprise as the retailer sold 15...

Nov 10 2008, 7:20am CST

Sharper Image files for Bankruptcy

Famous Gadget shop Sharper Image files for chapter 11 Bankruptcy protection. We just reported two weeks ago about the declini...

Feb 20 2008, 9:31am CST

German BenQ Mobile Files for Bankruptcy

The BenQ Mobile GmbH in Germany will file for Bankruptcy. We reported about BenQ to be in talks to sell their mobile phone p...

Sep 28 2006, 9:38am CDT

VK Mobile Files for Bankruptcy

We reported a week ago that Motorola is about to invest in Korean VK Mobile to save it from bankruptcy, but apparently that was...

Jul 8 2006, 1:00pm CDT

SGI Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Protection

SGI Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Protection

I always find the press-release headlines of bankruptcy announcements very creative. SGI calls it's failure 'SGI Takes Action t...

May 8 2006, 9:46am CDT

MP3 Player Maker Jens of Sweden Files for Bankruptcy

Swedish MP3 company Jens of Sweden filed for bankruptcy. We reported several times about Jens of Sweden MP3 players. The com...

Sep 21 2005, 5:10am EST

Wrist TV Maker NHJ Files Bankruptcy

NHJ has filed bankruptcy in Japan. NHJ is known for it's innovative but low priced gadgets. The most famous is mayb the NHJ Wri...

Aug 10 2005, 11:45am EST

ReplayTV Maker Sonicblue to File for Bankruptcy

Breaking News: ReplayTV maker SonicBlue to File for Bankruptcy. The SonicBlue Stock fell 70%! today. It is planned that the...

Mar 21 2003, 11:16am EST