The Toolbox: Some Basic Concepts Under the Bankruptcy Code, Rules

By The Honorable D. Michael Lynn, United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Texas (Reproduced with permission from BNA's Bankruptcy Law Reporter, 24 BBLR 993 (Aug. 2, 2012). Copyright 2012 by The Bureau of National Affairs, Inc. (800-372-1033) http://www.bna.com))

This month I want to talk about some basic concepts that I look to to inform my interpretation of the Bankruptcy Code and Rules. While I cannot speak for other judges, I suspect that many of them are influenced in . . .

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