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Consumer Bankruptcy Law: Chapters 7 & 13

William H. Brown
December 31, 2014
In Print: Available for Distribution

Consumer Bankruptcy Law: Chapters 7 & 13 describes the statutory framework for bankruptcy relief under the Bankruptcy Code and analyzes the fundamental issues that arise in bankruptcy litigation. The monograph explains how bankruptcy cases proceed, including filing, debtor duties, automatic stay, damages, the estate, exemptions, and claims. It also examines circuit splits, as well as unsettled issues as a result of BAPCPA. Decisions of the bankruptcy courts, district courts, and courts of appeals are covered through December 31, 2014. Supreme Court case law is included through the October 2013 term.