Center City Healthcare, LLC - Preference Defense Lawyer
The Debtors in these chapter 11 cases are: Center City Healthcare, LLC, Philadelphia Academic Health System, LLC, St. Christopher’s Healthcare, LLC, Philadelphia Academic Medical Associates, LLC, HPS of PA, L.L.C., SCHC Pediatric Associates, L.L.C., St. Christopher’s Pediatric Urgent Care Center, L.L.C., SCHC Pediatric Anesthesia Associates, L.L.C., StChris Care at Northeast Pediatrics, L.L.C., TPS of PA, L.L.C., TPS II of PA, L.L.C., TPS III of PA, L.L.C., TPS IV of PA, L.L.C., and TPS V of PA, L.L.C.
The United States Bankruptcy Code provides many affirmative defenses to preference actions, contained within Section 547(c). For example, the most common defenses that may be available to a Defendant under Section 547(c) may include:
• the transfer was a contemporaneous exchange for new value given to the debtor (i.e., the debtor received something of value in exchange for the transfer); 11 U.S.C. §547(c)(1);
• after such transfer, Defendant gave new value to or for the benefit of the debtor (i.e., the Defendant extended additional credit to the Debtor after receiving the transfer) 11 U.S.C. §547(c)(4); or
• the transfer was in payment of a debt incurred by the debtor in the ordinary course of business or financial affairs of the debtor and the recipient (i.e., Defendant made the transfer under ordinary business terms). 11 U.S.C. §547(c)(2).
For more information, see our pages on Preference Defense Litigation: http://www.tobialaw.com/delaware-preference-defense-lawyer.html and Fraudulent Transfer Defense Litigation: https://www.tobialaw.com/defense-of-fraudulent-transfer-actions.html