Mayer Brown strengthens its restructuring, bankruptcy insolvency practice with the additions of Adam Paul and Louis-Chiappetta [Mayer Brown; Aug. 2, 2019/Aug. 26, 2019]

The Wall Street Journal reports on a new uptick in oil and gas bankruptcies as new concerns arise in the industry [WSJ; August 30, 2019]

U.S. economy adds only 130,000 jobs in August, disappointing economists who had predicted greater growth [Washington Post; Sep. 6, 2019]

OxyCotin maker Purdue Pharma LP prepares for free-fall bankruptcy filing if it can not reach settlement over widespread opioid litigation [Reuters; Sep. 6, 2019]