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Property rights in Cuba
Patrick Borchers, Property Rights in Cuba, Creighton U. Mag., Spring 2015, at 55.
Nebraska and the National Popular Vote Compact
Patrick J. Borchers, Nebraska and the National Popular Vote Compact, Lincoln J. Star, Jan. 27, 2015, at A5.
Kiobel and the conflict of laws
Patrick Borchers, Op-Ed., Kiobel and the Conflict of Laws, JURIST, Apr. 19, 2013, http://jurist.org/forum/2013/04/patrick-borchers-kiobel-conflicts.php.
Appellate briefs: Law school lessons adapted to the real world
Daniel L. Real, Appellate Briefs: Law School Lessons Adapted to the Real World, Mar./Apr./May 2016, Student Law., at 20.
"Reasonably equivalent value" in § 548 avoidance actions: An analytical framework post-In re TOUSA, Inc.
Irina Fox, “Reasonably Equivalent Value” in § 548 Avoidance Actions: An Analytical Framework Post-In re TOUSA, Inc., 20 Norton J. Bankr. L. & Prac. 469 (2011).
Avoidance powers in bankruptcy are designed to prevent the debtor from fraudulently siphoning away his property on the verge of bankruptcy. Usually, a trustee in bankruptcy can avoid prepetition transfers of the debtor’s ...
Settlement payment exception to avoidance powers in bankruptcy: An unsettling method of avoiding recovery from shareholders of failed closely held company LBOs
Irina V. Fox, Settlement Payment Exception to Avoidance Powers in Bankruptcy: An Unsettling Method of Avoiding Recovery from Shareholders of Failed Closely Held Company LBOs, 84 Am. Bankr. L.J. 571 (2010).
This is the first scholarly article to analyze the recent jurisprudential expansion of 11 U.S.C. § 546(e), the settlement payment exception to bankruptcy avoidance powers. This provision was originally enacted by Congress ...
Distressed lender beware: How TOUSA killed the upstream guaranty
Irina Fox, Distressed Lender Beware: How TOUSA Killed the Upstream Guarantee, 21 Norton J. Bankr. L. & Prac. 707 (2012).
The United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, in its May 15, 2012 opinion In Re. TOUSA, Inc., reversed the decision of the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida, and affirmed the ...
Penalty clauses in testaments: What Louisiana can learn from the common law
Irina Fox, Comment, Penalty Clauses in Testaments: What Louisiana Can Learn from the Common Law, 70 La. L. Rev. 1265 (2010).
A typical in terrorem clause (also referred to as penalty, forfeiture, or no-contest clause) used in a person’s last will threatens that those who contest the will in court will forfeit their bequest. The Latin phrase “in ...
Introduction to corporate compliance and ethics programs
Paul E. McGreal, An Introduction to Corporate Compliance and Ethics Programs, in Corporate Compliance and Ethics Institute 635 (Practising Law Inst. ed., 2010).
Cyber security for lawyers – What can we do?
Stephen C. Sieberson & Rich Hoffman, Cyber Security for Lawyers – What Can We Do?, Eleventh Annual Seminar on Ethics and Professionalism (Omaha Bar Ass’n 2017).