Fla. Mall Site Set For Sale After Bankruptcy Conversion Denied

By Carolina Bolado (February 12, 2015, 7:13 PM EST) -- A Florida bankruptcy judge on Thursday refused to convert the liquidation of the owner of a vacant Plantation, Florida, shopping mall into a Chapter 11 reorganization and set a date for an auction of the property.

U.S. Bankruptcy Judge John K. Olson denied the motion to convert the bankruptcy filed by Tangshan Ganglu Iron & Steel Co. Ltd., the majority owner of the entity formed to oversee the development of Plantation's defunct Fashion Mall. The judge noted that there was no business to reorganize and that the Chapter 11 process would involve much greater costs and more risks for the estate....

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.

  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!


Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Ask a question!