Mark G.Douglas

Restructuring Practice Communications Coordinator

(T) 1.212.326.3847

Mark Douglas is the managing editor of the Jones Day Business Restructuring Review, a bimonthly newsletter discussing recent developments in bankruptcy, restructuring, distressed mergers and acquisitions, and related issues. He is also the managing editor of Jones Day's EuroResource, a monthly newsletter discussing European distressed debt developments, and sits on the board of editors of Pratt's Journal of Bankruptcy Law and The Bankruptcy Strategist.

Prior to joining Jones Day, Mark practiced corporate bankruptcy and restructuring law for more than eight years, focusing on complex chapter 11 reorganizations and cross-border bankruptcy cases.

Additional Publications

  • April 2018The Year in Bankruptcy: 2017, Harvard Law School Bankruptcy Roundtable
  • March 2018Fraudulent Transfer Avoidance Recovery Not Limited to Total Amount of Creditor Claims, Harvard Law School Bankruptcy Roundtable
  • February 2018Bankruptcy Court Rules That It Has Constitutional Authority to Grant Nonconsensual Releases in Chapter 11 Plan, Harvard Law School Bankruptcy Roundtable
  • December 2017Recent Rulings Deepen the Divide on Whether the Bankruptcy Code’s Avoidance Provisions Apply Extraterritorially, University of Oxford Business Law Blog
  • November 2017Recent Rulings Deepen the Divide on Whether the Bankruptcy Code’s Avoidance Provisions Apply Extraterritorially, Harvard Law School Bankruptcy Roundtable
  • October 2017Yet Another Ruling Deepens the Divide on Whether the Bankruptcy Code’s Avoidance Provisions Apply Extraterritorially, INSOL International News Update
  • March 2017Another Appellate Court Rejects Lubrizol Approach to Effect of Rejection of Trademark License in Bankruptcy, The Licensing Journal
  • February 2017Aéropostale Bankruptcy Court Denies Motion to Equitably Subordinate or Recharacterize Secured Lenders’ Claims or to Limit Lenders’ Credit Bidding Rights, LexisNexis® Emerging Issues Analysis
  • December 7, 2016Delaware Bankruptcy Court Clarifies Burden Of Proof For Automatic Stay Relief, Rust Omni Bankruptcy Today
  • October 2016Third Circuit Rules That Private Equity Fund and Portfolio Company Are Not a “Single Employer” for Purpose of WARN Act Liability, INSOL International Newsletter
  • September 2, 2016A Look At 3 Bankruptcy Remedies Lenders Commonly Use, Law360
  • September 2016A Brief Guide to Automatic Stay Waivers, Bankruptcy Remoteness, and Bad Boy Guarantees, INSOL International News Update
  • April 21, 2016US Courts Continue To Closely Scrutinize Ch. 15 Petitions, Law360
  • April 20162015: How Was It for Your Jurisdiction? Corporate Rescue and Insolvency
  • February 2016Split Continues Over Unsecured Creditors' Right To Postpetition Attorney's Fees, Rust Omni Bankruptcy Today Newsletter
  • December 2015Second Circuit Rules That Lien Is Extinguished Under Chapter 11 Only if Secured Creditor Participates in Case, The Bankruptcy Strategist
  • November 5, 2015Legislative Update: European Edition, ABI International Legislation Committee Newsletter
  • November 2015Fifth Circuit Jettisons Pro-Snax "Material Benefit" Standard for Bankruptcy Professional Compensation, The Bankruptcy Strategist
  • September 2015Chapter 15 Provides Restructuring Avenue for Brazilian Companies, INSOL Int'l News Update
  • May 2015Tender Offer Approved to Implement Classwide Debt Exchange Outside Plan of Reorganization, Harvard Law School Bankruptcy Roundtable website
  • April 2015Foreign Representative Lacks Standing to Assert State-Law Avoidance Claims in Chapter 15 Case, INSOL International News Update
  • April 9, 2015Puerto Rico’s Public Corporation Debt Restructuring Law Ruled Unconstitutional, The CLS Blue Sky Blog
  • September 2014Sovereign Debt Update, INSOL International News Update
  • July 1, 2014Eighth Circuit Expands Subsequent New Value Preference Defense in Cases Involving Three-Party Relationships, Harvard Law School Bankruptcy Roundtable website
  • October 25, 2013ABC Learning Highlights Important Ch. 15 Principles, Law360
  • June 14, 2013Examining COMI, The Latin Lawyer
  • January 18, 2013Putting the Stockton Bankruptcy in Perspective, Bankruptcy Law360, California Law360
  • January 16, 2013In Re Zota's Place In The 363 Sale Debate, Bankruptcy Law360, Real Estate Law360, Contract Law360
  • October 2012Company-Appointed Rep May Commence Chapter 15 Case, The Bankruptcy Strategist
  • October 2012Hobgoblins Return To Haunt Bankruptcy Claims Traders, Bankruptcy Law360
  • May 2, 20129th Cir. Firsts: Equitable Mootness and Arbitration, Bankruptcy Law360
  • March 7, 2012Ch. 9 Descends Into The Sewer To Clean Up, Bankruptcy Law360
  • February 7, 2012Is Ch. 9 The Next Chapter In The Municipal Saga? BankruptcyLaw360
  • November 2011Recharacterization: It's Not All About Equity or Insiders, The Bankruptcy Strategist
  • October 25, 2011Another Blow to Triangular Setoff in Bankruptcy, Banking Law360, Bankruptcy Law360, Commercial Law360, and New York Law360
  • October 2011Financial Fraud Law Report, Journal of Bankruptcy Law
  • June 21, 2011Senior Class Gifting Is Not the End of the Story, Bankruptcy Law360
  • June 2011Bankruptcy Claims Traders Alert, The Bankruptcy Strategist
  • March 1, 2011PRPs With Contribution Claims: Pay Up or Skip Court, Bankruptcy Law360 and Environmental Law360
  • December 21, 2010Stays Without Borders in Chapter 15? Bankruptcy Law360, International Trade Law360
  • December 2010Texas Rangers: A Big Changeup on Impairment? The Bankruptcy Strategist
  • October 2010Advisory Committee Recommends Sweeping Revisions to Bankruptcy Rule 2019, abfjournal
  • September 30, 2010No Safe Harbor in a Bankruptcy Storm, republished in Bankruptcy Law360, Financial Services Law360
  • September 2, 2010South Beach - Death and Taxes Assured, Bankruptcy Law360, Financial Services Law360, and Securities Law360
  • April/May 2010The Year in Bankruptcy 2009: Part 2, reprinted in Pratt's Journal of Bankruptcy Law
  • April-May 2010The Year in Bankruptcy 2009, reprinted in La Lettre de L'Association Francaise de Gouvernement d'Enterprise
  • September/October 2009Bankruptcy Update: Delaware Bankruptcy Court Rejects Triangular Setoff, ABF Journal
  • Spring 20092009 Is Shaping Up As Another Difficult Year for US Economy, RECOVERY
  • April 2009Municipalities In Ch. 9: Rejecting Labor Agreements, Bankruptcy Law360, Labor Law360
  • February/March 2009The Year in Bankruptcy: 2008, reprinted in Pratt's J. Bankr. L.
  • March 2009When Bankruptcy and Equity Collide, The Bankruptcy Strategist
  • January/February 2009Absence of Actual Harm to Creditors Defeats Equitable Subordination Bid, reprinted in ABF Journal
  • August 15, 2008Cooper Commons-Carve Out, A Cautionary Tale, Bankruptcy Law360
  • June 2008Rediscovering Chapter 9 as Financial Woes of Municipalitites Escalate - Part 2, The Bankruptcy Strategist
  • May 2008Rediscovering Chapter 9 - Part I, The Bankruptcy Strategist
  • April/May 2008When Brokers Go Broke: Subprime Meltdown May Mean More Stockbroker Bankruptcies, Association of Insolvency & Restructuring Advisors Newsletter
  • April 2008Chapter 15 of the Bankruptcy Code - Key Court Rulings, Financier Worldwide
  • February 2008Legal Eyes - IP Perspective: Actual Test, Footstar Approach Govern DIP's Ability to Assume Patent & Technology License, ABF Journal
  • December 2007Keeping Secrets in Chapter 11: Overcoming the Presumption of Full Disclosure in U.S. Bankruptcy Cases, 22 Butterworth's J. Int'l Banking and Fin. L. 654
  • November 2007Enron Redux: Round Two Goes to Claims Purchasers/Traders, 25 The Bankruptcy Strategist 1, p. 1
  • October 29, 2007Enron Redux: Round Two Goes to Claims Purchasers/Traders, LAW.COM Business Law Practice Alert
  • September 2007The Fight Continues on Ad Hoc Committee Disclosure Requirements, 3 Pratt's J. Bankr. L. 195
  • September 2007Creditors' Committee Lacks Standing to Seek Equitable Subordination, 3 Pratt's J. Bankr. L. 263
  • September 2007Bidders Beware: Private Equity Club Deals Could Be Challenged in Bankruptcy, 24 The Bankruptcy Strategist 11, p. 1.
  • Summer 2007Choice of Bankruptcy Venue: Sound Strategy or Forum Shopping? 13 ABA Bankruptcy Litigation
  • June 2007Application of the Absolute Priority Rule to Pre-Chapter 11 Plan Settlements: In Search of the Meaning Of "Fair And Equitable," 3 Pratt’s J. Bankr. L. 17
  • June 2007Charting the Evolution of the Chapter 11 Transfer Tax Exemption: Different Subsection, Same Lack of Clarity,coauthor, 3 Pratt's J. Bankr. L. 40
  • May 2007Ad Hoc Committee Disclosure Requirements: A Bitter Pill to Swallow for Distressed Investors, coauthor, The Bankruptcy Strategist
  • April/May 2007Focus on Cross-Border Bankruptcies: Chapter 15 Update, 2 Pratt’s J. Bankr. L. 677
  • March 2007Disenfranchising Creditors in Chapter 11: In Search of the Meaning of "Bad Faith" Under Section 1126(e), 2 Pratt's J. Bankr. L. 637
  • February 2007Stock Trading Injunctions in Chapter 11: The Poison Pill Alternative, coauthor, The Bankruptcy Strategist,at 3
  • January/February 2007Terminating Multiple Pension Plans in Bankruptcy, 2 Pratt's J. Bankr. L. 533
  • February 2007Transforming Debt to Equity: Fourth Circuit Rules That Bankruptcy Courts Have the Power to Recharacterize, coauthor, ABF Journal at 44.
  • January 2007United States: Chapter 15 Turns One: Ironing Out the Details, BNA International's Corporate Restructuring
  • November 2006Legal Eyes: Airline Focus, ABF Journal, at 54
  • October/November 2006Unscrambling the Egg or Redividing the Pie? Revoking a Chapter 11 Plan Confirmation Order, 2 Pratt's J. Bankr. L. 333
  • August/September 2006Airline Focus: Using Section 1113 to Navigate Stormy Skies, 2 Pratt's J. Bankr. L. 228
  • August/September 2006The Cautionary Tale Continues: Debt Acquired from Recipient of Voidable Transfer Subject to Disallowance Under Section 502(d), 2 Pratt's J. Bankr. L. 213
  • June 2006Bankruptcy Battleground: Even "Core" Disputes May Be Subject to Arbitration, The Bankruptcy Strategist, at 3
  • Spring 2006Global Focus: Foreign Insolvency Proceedings Recognized Under New Chapter 15 of the Bankruptcy Code, 38 UCC L.J. 373
  • June 2006In Search of a "Good Faith" Filing Requirement for Non-Consumer Debt Chapter 7 Cases, 2 Pratt's J. Bankr. L. 24
  • April/May 2006Caveat Emptor - Claim In Innocent Transferee's Hands Can Be Equitably Subordinated Based Upon Transferor's Misconduct, coauthor, Pratt's Journal of Bankruptcy Law
  • May 2006Ever Expanding Section 363(b): Retention and Compensation of Bankruptcy Professionals, coauthor, BNA International's Corporate Restructuring
  • April/May 2006Making the Most of an Unsecured Creditor's Monopoly Money: The Nuances of Credit Bidding in Bankruptcy, 1 Pratt's J. Bankr. L. 749
  • January/February 2006Second Circuit Rules that Creditors Lack Standing to Settle Estate Claims, 1 Pratt's J. Bankr. L. 532
  • April 2006A Question of Reasonableness: Default Interest Payable to Oversecured Creditors Subject to Limitations, coauthor, ABF Journal, at 54
  • January/February 2006Exceptions to Public Access in Bankruptcy Narrowly Construed, 1 Pratt's J. Bankr. L. 544
  • August 2005You Just Can't Give it Away: The Absolute Priority Rule, coauthor, The Bankruptcy Strategist, at 3
  • July 2005You Just Can’t Give it Away: Senior Class Give-up to Equity Violates Absolute Priority Rule, coauthor, The Bankruptcy Strategist, at 5
  • Summer 2005Testing the Limits of the Chapter 11 Transfer Tax Exemption: In Search of the Meaning of 'Under a Plan Confirmed', coauthor, NYU Journal of Law & Business, Volume 1, Number 3
  • November 2004Priority Defeated by Ambiguity of Subordination Clause, ABF Journal, at 34
  • July/August 20047th Circuit Rejects the Doctrine of Necessity, ABF Journal, at 53
  • September 2003Protecting Executive Severance Claims, The Bankruptcy Strategist, at 3
  • June 2003How to Extinguish a Lessee's Possessory Interest, The Bankruptcy Strategist, at 1
  • January 7, 2003Lockup Lockout?, coauthor, The Daily Deal, at 7

We use cookies to deliver our online services. Details of the cookies and other tracking technologies we use and instructions on how to disable them are set out in our Cookies Policy. By using this website you consent to our use of cookies.