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Preclusion Issues: Bankruptcy Court Determinationsand State Court Consequences

Tom Waldron, a former bankruptcy judge and current Advisor to the NACTT Academy, lives in Tucson, AZ.[email protected].

A body of law has developed which establishes that a bankruptcy court determination will often have preclusive effect in a subsequent consideration of the same facts and circumstances in connection with a state court attorney discipline proceeding. This case law continues to appear in significant published decisions and should be considered as a factor in any . . .

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