Vincent S.J. Buccola

University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School - Legal Studies & Business Ethics Department

Assistant Professor

3730 Walnut Street

Suite 600

Philadelphia, PA 19104-6365

United States

http://lgst.wharton.upenn.edu/profile/buccola/

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

19

DOWNLOADS

5,673

SSRN CITATIONS

12

CROSSREF CITATIONS

5

Scholarly Papers (19)

1.

The Loan Market Response to Dropdown and Uptier Transactions

Journal of Legal Studies, forthcoming
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 29 Jun 2022 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2024
Vincent S.J. Buccola and Greg Nini
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School - Legal Studies & Business Ethics Department and Drexel University - Department of Finance
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priming, subordination, uptier, dropdown, leveraged loans, syndicated loans, bankruptcy, refinancing, unrestricted subsidiary, sacred rights

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Sponsor Control: A New Paradigm for Corporate Reorganization

90 University of Chicago Law Review 1 (2023)
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 29 Jul 2022 Last Revised: 09 Jan 2023
Vincent S.J. Buccola
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School - Legal Studies & Business Ethics Department
Downloads 714 (68,672)
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bankruptcy, chapter 11, corporate reorganization, corporate law, corporate governance, creditor governance, private equity, liability management, RSAs, DIP lending

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The Myth of Creditor Sabotage

87 University of Chicago Law Review 2029 (2020)
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 18 Oct 2019 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2020
Vincent S.J. Buccola, Jameson K. Mah and Tai Yi Zhang
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School - Legal Studies & Business Ethics Department, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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CDS, credit derivatives, creditor activism, net-short creditors, hedge fund activism, corporate law, corporate governance, bankruptcy

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Credit Bidding and the Design of Bankruptcy Auctions

18 George Mason Law Review 99 (2010)
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 01 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2013
Vincent S.J. Buccola and Ashley C. Keller
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School - Legal Studies & Business Ethics Department and University of Chicago Law School
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Credit Bidding, Auction, Asset Sale, Bankruptcy, Cram Down, 1129(b), 363(k), Philadelphia Newspapers, Pacific Lumber

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Bankruptcy's Cathedral: Property Rules, Liability Rules, and Distress

114 Northwestern University Law Review 705 (2019)
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 09 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2019
Vincent S.J. Buccola
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School - Legal Studies & Business Ethics Department
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bankruptcy, chapter 11, asset sales, 363 sales, prepackaged bankruptcies, automatic stay, creditors' bargain, bankruptcy theory, corporate reorganization, workouts

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The Municipal Bond Cases Revisited

94 American Bankruptcy Law Journal 591 (2020)
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 18 Nov 2020 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2021
Allison Buccola and Vincent S.J. Buccola
affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School - Legal Studies & Business Ethics Department
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municipal debt, municipal bonds, repudiation, bond repudiation, ultra vires, estoppel, bond recitals, debt limit, municipal bond cases, gelpcke, railroad-aid bonds, Puerto Rico, FOMB

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Claim Durability and Bankruptcy's Tort Problem

38 Yale Journal on Regulation 766 (2021)
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 18 Nov 2020 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2021
Vincent S.J. Buccola and Joshua Macey
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School - Legal Studies & Business Ethics Department and University of Chicago Law School
Downloads 232 (246,463)
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Chapter 11, bankruptcy, tort, tort claims, environmental claims, free and clear, free-and-clear, section 363 sales, going-concern sales, successor liability, super priority

8.

Corporate Rights and Organizational Neutrality

101 Iowa Law Review 499 (2016)
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 25 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2016
Vincent S.J. Buccola
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School - Legal Studies & Business Ethics Department
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corporate rights, theory of the firm, constitutional construction, citizens united, hobby lobby

9.

Unwritten Law and the Odd Ones Out

131 Yale Law Journal 1559 (2022)
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 11 Feb 2022 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2022
Vincent S.J. Buccola
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School - Legal Studies & Business Ethics Department
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bankruptcy, corporate reorganization, restructuring, chapter 11

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The Janus Faces of Reorganization Law

44 Journal of Corporation Law 1 (2018)
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 25 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 11 Dec 2018
Vincent S.J. Buccola
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School - Legal Studies & Business Ethics Department
Downloads 178 (314,046)
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Bankruptcy, Corporate Reorganization, Corporate Restructuring, Chapter 11, Jevic

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Law and Legislation in Municipal Bankruptcy

38 Cardozo Law Review 1301 (2017)
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 07 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2017
Vincent S.J. Buccola
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School - Legal Studies & Business Ethics Department
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municipal bankruptcy, chapter 9, veto gates, veto players, rent-seeking

12.

Beyond Insolvency

62 Kansas Law Review 1 (2013)
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 09 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2014
Vincent S.J. Buccola
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School - Legal Studies & Business Ethics Department
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fraudulent transfer, fiduciary duties

13.

Opportunism and Internal Affairs

93 Tulane Law Review 339 (2018)
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 14 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 15 Jan 2019
Vincent S.J. Buccola
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School - Legal Studies & Business Ethics Department
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internal affairs, internal affairs doctrine, corporate law, theory of the firm, corporate theory, corporate history

14.

States' Rights Against Corporate Rights

2016 Columbia Business Law Review 595 (2017)
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 18 May 2016 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2017
Vincent S.J. Buccola
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School - Legal Studies & Business Ethics Department
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corporate rights, internal affairs, Citizens United, Hobby Lobby

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The Logic and Limits of Municipal Bankruptcy Law

86 University of Chicago Law Review 817 (2019)
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 15 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 20 Jun 2019
Vincent S.J. Buccola
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School - Legal Studies & Business Ethics Department
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municipal bankruptcy, chapter 9, bankruptcy, economic analysis of bankruptcy, bankruptcy theory

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Efficacious Answers to the Non-Pro Rata Workout

171 University of Pennsylvania Law Review 1859 (2023)
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 30 Jan 2023 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2023
Vincent S.J. Buccola
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School - Legal Studies & Business Ethics Department
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Uptier, Uptier Exchange, Serta Simmons, Boardriders, Trimark, TPC Group, Leveraged Loans, Workouts, Restructuring, Bankruptcy, Good Faith and Fair Dealing

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Who Does Bankruptcy? Mapping Pension Impairment in Chapter 9

33 Review of Banking and Financial Law 585 (2014)
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 19 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 28 May 2014
Vincent S.J. Buccola
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School - Legal Studies & Business Ethics Department
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Chapter 9, Municipal Pensions

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An Ex Ante Approach to Excessive State Debt

64 Duke Law Journal 235 (2014)
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 16 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2014
Vincent S.J. Buccola
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School - Legal Studies & Business Ethics Department
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State bankruptcy, Chapter 9, tax-credit borrowing, risk externalization, sorting

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The Bankruptcy Firm

167 University of Pennsylvania Law Review Online 1 (2019)
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 12 Mar 2019
Vincent S.J. Buccola
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School - Legal Studies & Business Ethics Department
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bankruptcy, chapter 11, bankruptcy partition, bankruptcy estate, bankruptcy jurisdiction, asset partitioning