Bankruptcy

  • 61 bankruptcy mill — a business not authorized to practice law that provides bankruptcy counseling and prepares bankruptcy petitions (Glossary of Common Bankruptcy Terms) United Glossary of Bankruptcy Terms 2012 …

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  • 62 Bankruptcy Rule 2004 — a provision of the Bankruptcy Code that allows one party in a bankruptcy proceeding to compel discovery or other examination against another party (Glossary of Common Bankruptcy Terms) United Glossary of Bankruptcy Terms 2012 …

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  • 63 bankruptcy assistance — Under Title 11 U.S.C. Section 101: (4A) The term bankruptcy assistance means any goods or services sold or otherwise provided to an assisted person with the express or implied purpose of providing information, advice, counsel, document… …

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  • 64 Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act (US) — Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act Full title An Act to amend title 11 of the United States Code, and for other purposes. Acronym BAPCPA Colloquial name(s) Bankruptcy Reform Enacted by the …

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  • 65 Bankruptcy alternatives — Bankruptcy is a legally declared inability or impairment of ability of an individual or organization to pay their creditors. In most cases personal bankruptcy is initiated by the bankrupt individual. Bankruptcy is a legal process that discharges… …

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  • 66 bankruptcy court — n: a court that is a unit of a federal District Court and has original jurisdiction over bankruptcy cases ◇ Bankruptcy courts were created by Congress as part of the 1898 Bankruptcy Act. Article I, Section 8 of the U.S. Constitution gives… …

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  • 67 Bankruptcy discharge — Bankruptcy in the United States Bankruptcy in the United States Authority · History U.S. Trustee Court  …

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  • 68 bankruptcy trustee — n: trustee in bankruptcy Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. bankruptcy trustee …

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  • 69 bankruptcy proceedings — The way a bankruptcy case wends its way through the court system, from the time the bankruptcy petition is filed until the debtor receives a bankruptcy discharge. Category: Bankruptcy, Foreclosure & Debt → Bankruptcy Nolo’s Plain English Law… …

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  • 70 bankruptcy estate — see estate 2 Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. bankruptcy estate …

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  • 71 bankruptcy remote — USA Term used to describe an entity formed to develop, own and operate a special project while isolating financial risk and minimizing bankruptcy risk, such as a single purpose entity, a special purpose vehicle (SPV) or a special purpose entity… …

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  • 72 bankruptcy-remote — USA Term used to describe an entity formed to develop, own and operate a special project while isolating financial risk and minimizing bankruptcy risk, such as a single purpose entity, a special purpose vehicle (SPV) or a special purpose entity… …

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  • 73 bankruptcy protection — ➔ protection * * * bankruptcy protection UK US noun [U] (also bankruptcy law protection) ► LAW, FINANCE laws that limit the amount of money a bankrupt company (= one that owes more money than it can pay) must pay to those it owes money to: »The… …

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  • 74 Bankruptcy Law — Bankruptcy proceedings are started by a bankruptcy petition, which may be presented to the court by (1) a creditor or creditors; (2) a person affected by a voluntary arrangement to pay debts set up by the debtor under the Insolvency Act (1986);… …

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  • 75 bankruptcy clause — n: ipso facto clause Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. bankruptcy clause …

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  • 76 Bankruptcy prediction — is the art of predicting bankruptcy and various measures of financial distress of public firms. It is a vast area of finance and accounting research. The importance of the area is due in part to the relevance for creditors and investors in… …

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  • 77 bankruptcy petition preparer — A nonlawyer who helps debtors complete their bankruptcy paperwork for a fee. Bankruptcy petition preparers may not give legal advice or represent people in court; instead, they act as a typing service, completing the required bankruptcy forms as… …

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  • 78 Bankruptcy Code — may refer to:*Bankruptcy in Canada *Bankruptcy in the United States or Title 11 of the United States Code (aka the Bankruptcy Code ) *Bankruptcy in China …

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  • 79 bankruptcy discharge — An order issued by the bankruptcy court at the end of a bankruptcy case, wiping out all of the debtor s dischargeable debts. Category: Bankruptcy, Foreclosure & Debt → Bankruptcy Nolo’s Plain English Law Dictionary. Gerald N. Hill, Kathleen… …

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  • 80 Bankruptcy Code — USA The informal name for the body of federal bankruptcy law, embodied in Title 11 of the United States Code (11 U.S.C. §§ 101 1532). Practical Law Dictionary. Glossary of UK, US and international legal terms. www.practicallaw.com. 2010 …

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