2019 Legislation Affecting Bankruptcy Practice

By Lawrence R. Ahern, III, Brown & Ahern (Nashville, TN)

PART I
Overview

Introduction

Four bankruptcy-related bills have been passed by both the House and the Senate this term. The legislation was sent to the President for signature on August 13, 2019.1 The bills were not controversial and had bipartisan support.

The legislation affects both business and consumer cases. One bill, the Small Business Reorganization Act of 2019, deals . . .

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