NRA files for bankruptcy protection

The NRA, National Rifle Association, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. The bankruptcy was not filed in Wisconsin, but in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Texas. The Zaleski Law Firm will follow this interesting case and post the latest developments.

By |2021-04-21T01:41:03+00:00April 21st, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Madison Wisconsin restaurants and financial problems

I was saddened to read in the Madison paper that 27 local restaurants closed permanently in 2020 due to pandemic related issues. These are tough times for small business in Madison and the southern Wisconsin community. I am getting a lot of calls from people and business who are facing financial challenges. The pandemic [...]

By |2021-01-01T17:32:13+00:00January 1st, 2021|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Movie Theaters, Wisconsin, and bankruptcy

It is now commonplace that stores of virtually every nature have been impacted by Covid 19. We have, in the past 9 months or so, been noting the bankruptcy filings of certain national and Wisconsin businesses. Not surprisingly, movie theaters have joined the ranks of businesses seeking bankruptcy protection in Wisconsin and across the country. [...]

By |2020-11-13T19:28:41+00:00November 13th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Golds Gym files for bankruptcy

Continuing on with observing the bankruptcy filings of national and Wisconsin retailers, I note that Golds Gym has filed for bankruptcy protection. Obviously, the Covid 19 pandemic has prevented people from going to gyms. Here in Madison, my own gym has been closed during Covid, and to the extent it has re-opened, it has understandably [...]

By |2020-08-30T16:57:00+00:00August 30th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Chuck E. Cheese bankruptcy

In keeping with our monitoring of corporate bankruptcy filings in Wisconsin and elsewhere during the Covid 19 pandemic, there is another one to report. CEC, the parent company of Chuck E. Cheese, has filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. We have plenty of Chuck E. Cheese restaurants around Wisconsin. Or at least we did. Attorney [...]

By |2020-07-31T03:14:50+00:00July 31st, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Pizza Hut, Wendys….and bankruptcy?

Attorney Steven Zaleski has represented a number of individuals and small business owners who have been involved in the restaurant business in Madison and southern Wisconsin. It is indeed a tough business. Just how tough? Recently, NPC International, the largest franchisee of Pizza Hut and Wendys restaurants, has filed for bankruptcy under chapter 11 of [...]

By |2020-07-15T00:27:04+00:00July 15th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Pier One Imports files for bankruptcy

In continuing to observe retailers here in Wisconsin and across the country seek bankruptcy protection in light of the Covid 19 pandemic, there is another company to talk about. Pier 1 Imports. Yep. You have no doubt seen Pier 1 throughout Wisconsin cities especially in bigger markets. I know Madison has a couple. I think [...]

By |2020-06-26T00:53:09+00:00June 26th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Neiman Marcus files for bankruptcy

I don't think we have a Neiman Marcus in Madison, Wisconsin or perhaps even in Southern Wisconsin. But Neiman Marcus is a well known, century old luxury retailer. It sells a lot expensive items, usually in upscale markets or big cities. Well, Neiman Marcus has apparently joined the ranks of retailers who have been claimed [...]

By |2020-06-09T00:00:25+00:00June 9th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

JC Penney Files For Bankruptcy

Again, not Wisconsin bankruptcy news, or Madison bankruptcy news, but big bankruptcy news nonetheless. As we know, Corona virus and Covid 19 has been causing a lot of financial damage to both individuals, small businesses, and large ones alike. The media is now reporting that JC Penney has filed for bankruptcy protection. Apparently, the retailer [...]

By |2020-05-19T04:18:23+00:00May 19th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments

J Crew Files For Bankruptcy

Not necessarily Wisconsin bankruptcy news, or Madison, Wisconsin bankruptcy news, but it is worth noting that another national retailer has filed for bankruptcy.  J Crew is the first national retailer to file bankruptcy since the coronoa virus or Covid 19 outbreak. The bankruptcy was apparently filed in Virginia. The Zaleski Law Firm is already taking [...]

By |2020-05-15T18:46:48+00:00May 15th, 2020|Uncategorized|0 Comments