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Surprise! Where Did My Collateral Go (Again)? The Story
By David W. Morse, Esq., Otterbourg P.C.

By now, many lenders have heard of the steps taken by J. Crew to remove its valuable intellectual property from the collateral securing its term loans and asset-based credit facilities through a clever (although disputed) use of the transactions permitted under the negative covenants included in the credit agreements governing such credit facilities (the “baskets”).

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David W. Morse

David W. Morse is a member of the law firm of Otterbourg P.C. in New York City and is presently head of the firm’s finance practice


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