TITLE

Dura Hires Top Restructuring Firms

AUTHOR(S)
Freed, Dan
PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
Investment Dealers' Digest;8/14/2006, Vol. 72 Issue 32, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Dura Automotive has hired Miller Buckfire and Kirkland & Ellis. However, according to industry watchers, the actions could indicate that a Chapter 11 has been filed by the Rochester Hills. It is further aggravated as the companies' officials never tempted to face the allegations, aside from the statement of Henry Miller, head of Miller Buckfire, that Kirkland has managed to turn around several client companies without having to resort to a bankruptcy filing.
ACCESSION #
21984337

 

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