TITLE

COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE CDO LITIGATION: THE CREDIT CRISIS' NEXT WAVE?

PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
Venulex Legal Summaries;2009 Q2, Special section p1
SOURCE TYPE
Law
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The article looks at potential litigation risks to be faced by collateralized debt obligations back by commercial real estate assets, referred to as CRE CDOs, in the U.S. A brief background information on CDOs is provided. Distinguishing characteristics of CRE CDOs from other CDOs are also described. Arguments that could be used in defending against lawsuits involving CRE CDOs are discussed, one of which focuses on the element of loss causation.
ACCESSION #
43612859

 

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