Crown may back off in credit recovery
- DEBT AFTER DISCHARGE: AN EMPIRICAL STUDY OF REAFFIRMATION. Culhane, Marianne B.; White, Michaela M. // American Bankruptcy Law Journal;Fall99, Vol. 73 Issue 4, p709
Develops a two part research plan to learn how frequently Consumer Chapter 7 debtors reaffirm, which debts they reaffirm, how much they agree to pay, and whether they can afford it. Summary of the findings on reaffirmation studies; Recap of the recent history of reaffirmation and ride-through;...
- Reclamation Claims: The Bankruptcy Time Periods for Reclamation Demands Take Precedence Over Longer State Law Period. Nathan, Bruce // Business Credit;Oct2001, Vol. 103 Issue 9, p32
Focuses on the rights granted by the state law on trade creditors to reclaim goods from buyers in the United States. Conditions of reclamation; Time period of a reclamation demand; Extension of time periods in buyer bankruptcy case.
- When Your Bankrupt Customer Fails to Cooperate: Debtor Prison Returns? Blakeley, Scott // Business Credit;Oct2001, Vol. 103 Issue 9, p56
Presents tips for creditors in dealing with bankrupt debtors in the United States. Discussion on the bust-out scheme; Considerations on the acquisition of assets from bankrupt costumers; Importance of providing accurate schedules of assets and liabilities.
- The Top 10 Things You Should Immediately Do if Your Client Is a Creditor in a Bankruptcy Case. Avery, Wesley H. // Business Credit;Feb2003, Vol. 105 Issue 2, p24
Presents ways in determining creditor in a bankruptcy case in the U.S. Creation of operating report mailing list by the Office of the Trustee; Derivation of insolvency law by bankruptcy practitioner; Promulgation of Local Bankruptcy Rules by Federal District Court.
- Reclamation rights in bankruptcy. Dopke, Bruce // Business Credit;Feb1994, Vol. 96 Issue 2, p8
Discusses Section 702 (2) of the Uniform Commercial Code of the United States which creates reclamation rights for sellers whose customers experienced bankruptcy. Limitation of reclamation period; Issuing of written demands; Validation of reclamation rights.
- Recent developments in the `ordinary course of business' defense. Blakeley, Scott E. // Business Credit;Feb95, Vol. 97 Issue 2, p8
Presents developments concerning the ordinary course of business exception stated in the Bankruptcy Code of the United States. Purpose of the preference provision in the Bankruptcy Code; Policy supporting the ordinary course of business defense; Qualification for the exception.
- Bankruptcy Does Not Have to be Debtor-Friendly. Penn, John // Business Credit;Oct98, Vol. 100 Issue 9, p8
Focuses on the relationship between bankruptcy and debtors in the United States, while highlighting the Bankruptcy Code. Provisions of this code; Impact of bankruptcy on a business; How to replace management in a bankruptcy case; Suggestion that a debtor can use the powers of a bankruptcy...
- Section 546[g] Return of Goods: A Leg Up For Unsecured Creditors. Nathan, Bruce S. // Business Credit;Oct98, Vol. 100 Issue 9, p32
Focuses on the provisions of the Bankruptcy Reform Act of 1994 or Section 546[g], highlighting the opportunities of the debtor to obtain relief under the act, for the return of goods supplied by the creditor prior to the commencement of a bankruptcy case. Reduction in creditors prepetition...
- When A Customer Files Bankruptcy. Rasmussen, Teri G. // Business Credit;Oct98, Vol. 100 Issue 9, p36
Presents strategies which a creditor can utilize when a debtor files for bankruptcy, highlighting the `proof of claim.' How can a debt be identified when a debtor files for bankruptcy; Analysis of the bankruptcy procedures; Views of creditors on bankruptcy laws; Reference made to Chapter 11...
- Debtor Survey Provides Insight to Reversing Bankruptcy Trend. Crone, Kenneth // Business Credit;Oct98, Vol. 100 Issue 9, p62
Presents a summary of the findings from the Visa 1998 Bankruptcy Debtor Survey, conducted on the reasons why Americans file for bankruptcy. Background information on the stigma attached to bankruptcy filing; Methodology used to conduct the survey; What are the alternatives to bankruptcy;...