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Reaffirmation: The ethical role of the debtor's attorney
(University of Kentucky College of Law Office of Continuing Legal Education, 2001)
Impact of casino gambling on individual bankruptcy rates from 1990 to 2002
Past research has ignored the impact of a casino on personal bankruptcy rates over time. Using simple descriptive statistics and regression analysis, this study examines the impact of casinos and casino tenure on bankruptcy ...
Forced use of inadmissible hearsay evidence in bankruptcy court
In bankruptcy courts across the land, the hearsay rule is violated daily. Bankruptcy courts have created a huge, largely undefended, de facto hearsay exception. In those courts it is common practice to receive evidence via ...
Taking the new Consumer Bankruptcy Model for a test drive: Means-testing real Chapter 7 debtors
Several bills pending in Congress would apply means-testing to Chapter 7 debtors, requiring those with apparent ability to repay to be dismissed from Chapter 7, leaving Chapter 13 as their main route to a discharge. Chapter ...