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This seminar covers current topics in bankruptcy law. For almost all class session, a leading practitioner, judge, trustee, journalist, academic, or other leader in the bankruptcy profession will join us (typically via Zoom). Each invitee will be asked "to pick a problem currently on their desk.” This way, the seminar will cover the topics that are currently occupying the attention of professionals in the bankruptcy field. These topics may range from mass tort bankruptcies, to the Texas Two-Step, to eligibility for the relatively new small business reorganization subchapter of bankruptcy, to fiduciary duty lawsuits in bankruptcy, to the inner workings of the US Trustee Program. The coursework will emphasize class discussion and writing.y law.

Bankruptcy JURI 4360
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