Synthetic Grass Maker AstroTurf Enters Chapter 11

Synthetic grass maker AstroTurf LLC filed for bankruptcy protection. Read the Daily Bankruptcy Review article via The Wall Street Journal.

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A Brazil court accepted telecom company Oi SA’s request for bankruptcy, WSJ reports.

According to WSJ, a debt-relief bill for Puerto Rico won approval in the Senate.

WSJ reports on the criticism faced by Goldman Sachs Group Inc. in the sale of British retailer BHS, which later collapsed.

Bankruptcy Beat reports on a law firm that is representing several colleges in battles over tuition payments from students’ financially struggling parents.

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