Judge Allows Dewey & LeBoeuf To Break Most Of Its Leases

Law360, New York (July 9, 2012, 7:55 PM EDT) -- A New York bankruptcy judge let collapsed law firm Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP reject most of its property leases Monday, giving two objecting landlords until 5 p.m. Wednesday to inform the court whether they'll accept the cancellation of the leases as of June 20.

That's the date the debtor filed its motion to reject certain unexpired leases and subleases of nonresidential real property and abandon related personal property dating back to May 29, the date of the bankruptcy petition. U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Martin Glenn denied off...
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