Mayer Brown Restructuring lawyers Lucy Kweskin and Tyler Ferguson recently published an article in Westlaw Today highlighting key bankruptcy trends in the first half of 2021, including recent court pushback on granting debtors “extraordinary” relief from rent obligations in light of the COVID-19 pandemic, lofty valuations placing equity holders in the money, and developments in recent high profile mass tort cases. The article also discusses industries to watch over the remainder of the year.

The article, titled “Key Bankruptcy Trends in the First Half of 2021,” is available here.