• Consumer Fin. Prot. Bureau v. The Nat'l Collegiate Master Student Trust

    Publication Date: 2020-06-17
    Practice Area: Creditors' and Debtors' Rights
    Industry: Financial Services and Banking | Education
    Court: U.S. District Court of Delaware
    Judge: District Judge Noreika
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Colin T. Reardon, Gabriel S.H. Hopkins, Jane M.E. Peterson, Stephen C. Jacques, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Washington, DC for plaintiff.
    for defendant: Jamie L. Brown, Kurt M. Heyman, Melissa N. Donimirski, Heyman Enerio Gattuso & Hirzel LLP, Wilmington, DE; Devon Hercher, Erik W. Haas, George A. LoBiondo, Jared Buszin, Joshua Kipnees, Peter Shakro, Peter W. Tomlinson, Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler, New York, NY for defendant Ambac Assurance Corp.Daniel A. O’Brien, Venable LLP, Wilmington, DE; Allyson B. Baker, Meredith L. Boylan, Sameer P. Sheikh, Katherine M. Wright, Tiffany C. Williams, Venable LLP, Washington, DC for defendant Transworld Systems, Inc.Catherine A. Gaul, Ashby & Geddes, PA, Wilmington, DE; Michael Hanin, Henry B. Brownstein, Uri Itkin, Kasowitz Benson Torres LLP, New York, NY for defendant Objecting Noteholders.Rebecca L. Butcher, Landis Rath & Cobb LLP, Wilmington, DE; John P. Doherty, William Hao, Alston & Bird LLP, New York, NY for defendant GSS Data Services.Stacey A. Scrivani, Stevens & Lee, P.C., Wilmington, DE; Nicholas H. Pennington, Stevens & Lee, P.C., King of Prussia, PA for defendant The Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency. Stephen B. Brauerman, Elizabeth A. Powers, Jayson C. Jowers, Bayard, P.A., Wilmington, DE for defendant Wilmington Trust Company.John W. Shaw, Jeffrey T. Castellano, David M. Fry, Shaw Keller LLP, Wilmington, DE; Stephen H. Meyer, Sullivan & Cromwell, LLP, Washington, DC; Matthew A. Martel, Joseph B. Sconyers, Keith M. Kollmeyer, Jones Day, Boston, MA for defendant U.S. Bank National Association.

    Case Number: D69015

    Counsel for trusts lacked authority to sign proposed consent judgment where trust agreements expressly authorized owner trustee as the sole entity to bind the trusts.

  • Consumer Fin. Prot. Bureau v. The Nat'l Collegiate Master Student Trust

    Publication Date: 2018-10-31
    Practice Area: Consumer Protection | Creditors' and Debtors' Rights
    Industry: Financial Services and Banking | Education
    Court: U.S. District Court of Delaware
    Judge: District Judge Noreika
    Attorneys: For plaintiff: Carolyn I. Hahn, Colin T. Reardon and Gabriel S.H. Hopkins, attorneys for plaintiff
    for defendant: Kurt M. Heyman and Melissa N. Brochwicz, Donimirski, Heymay Enerio Gattuso & Hirzel LLP, Wilmington, DE; Erik H. Haas and Peter W. Tomlinson, Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP, New York, NY attorneys for Ambac Assurance Corp.; Jamie L. Edmonson, Allyson B. Baker, Meredith L. Boylan, Sameer P. Sheikh and Katherine M. Wright, Venable LLP, Washington, DC, attorneys for Transworld Systems Inc.; Andrew D. Cordo, Ashby & Geddes, PA, Wilmington, DE; Michael Hanin and Uri Itkin, Kasowitz Benson Torres LLP, New York, NY, attorneys for objecting noteholders; Rebecca L. Butcher, Landis Rath & Cobb LLP, Wilmington, DE, John P. Doherty and William Hao, Alston & Bird LLP, New York, NY for GSS Data Serv., Inc.; Stacey A. Scrivani, Stevens & Lee, P.C., Wilmington, DE for the Pennsylvania Higher Educ. Assistance Agency; Stephen B. Brauerman and Sara E. Bussiere, Bayard P.A., Wilmington, DE for Wilmington Trust Co.; John W. Shaw and David M. Fry, Shaw Keller LLP, Wilmington, DE, Stephen H. Meyer, Sullivan & Cromwell, LLP, Washington, DC for U.S. Bank National As-sociation; John W. Shaw and David M. Fry, Shaw Keller LLP, Wilmington, DE, Matthew A. Martel and Keith M. Kollmeyer, Jones Day, Boston, MA for U.S. Bank.

    Case Number: D68338

    Proposed intervenors timely filed their motions, and they have interests in the litigation which were not adequately repre-sented by existing parties.