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Fall 2020
LAW110  A  BANKRUPTCY

Course Description
An intensive study of the problems of the debtor and creditor under federal bankruptcy law. It will focus particularly on issues concerning the bankruptcy estate, the automatic stay, discharge in Chapter 7, the avoiding powers to the trustee, and reorganization in Chapter 11. The text will be supplemented with lectures on rules, procedures and recent cases as well as practical methods of dealing with the subject matter.

Course Schedule
Dates Day Time Room
08-17-2020 - 11-17-2020   M  6:20 PM-8:00 PM DL
08-19-2020 - 11-17-2020   W  6:20 PM-7:10 PM DL

Course Frequency
This course is usually offered every semester

Course Information

Credits: 3
Pass/Fail Option: Yes
Prerequisite: None
Corequisite: (Commercial Law) recommended but not required
Grading: Graded
Method of Evaluation: Final Exam
Graduation Requirements Fulfilled By Course:
General
Special Attributes: None
Course Delivery:
Online (all synchronous)
Special Restrictions:
Law Track(s):
Business & Taxation - Specialized
Family & Personal - Related
Government & Regulation - Related
Bar Subject(s): None
Concentration(s):
Business Compliance and Sustainability (Area of Focus)   More information
Business Compliance and Sustainability (Concentration)   More information
The Business of Innovation, Law and Technology: BILT (Concentration)   More information
Course Book(s):
Textbook Required:
Yes  
  • Textbook Name: 2020 Mini Code Mini Rules
    Textbook Type: Paperback
    Requirement: Required
    Author:
    Publisher: AWHFY
    Edition: 2020
      
  • Textbook Name: Bankruptcy
    Textbook Type: Hardcover
    Requirement: Required
    Author: Daniel J. Bussel, David A. Skeel Jr.
    Publisher: West Academic
    Edition: 10th
    ISBN: 9781609304409
      
  • Textbook Name: Bankruptcy, 2019 Supplement
    Textbook Type: Looseleaf
    Requirement: Required
    Author: Daniel J. Bussel, David A. Skeel Jr. & Michelle M. Harner
    Publisher: West Academic
    Edition: 2019
    ISBN: 9781642429381
      
  
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