Legal Analytics Committee Newsletter - May 2020

 

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Business & Corporate

Reorg First Day Bankruptcy Data Analytics Reveal 21% Jump in 2019 Chapter 11 Cases From Prior Year; Energy and Healthcare Sectors Most Impacted

As 2019 has come to a close, with Q1 2020 on its way, a look back at 2019’s chapter 11 bankruptcy landscape provides an opportunity to look at the intersection of the law and technology, and in particular the use of data. The data compiled by the First Day team at Reorg reveals a busy year for companies seeking federal bankruptcy protection.