Here are our “Picks of the Month” for January 2006, a monthly guide to recently published articles of relevance to the bankruptcy practitioner, scholar, student, and Judge:
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Salvatore A. Barbatano, Mark A. Salzberg & Mark J. Wolfson, AN OVERVIEW OF THE BANKRUPTCY ABUSE PREVENTION AND CONSUMER PROTECTION ACT OF 2005, www.mondaq.com, 1/24/06, Article ID: 37316
Ross S. Barr, CHARTER EXCLUPATORY PROVISIONS PRECLUDE BANKRUPTCY TRUSTEE FROM SUING ON BREACH OF DUTY OF CARE, www.mondaq.com, 11/08/05, Article ID: 36006
Jesse H. Choper & John C. Yoo, WHO’S AFRAID OF THE ELEVENTH AMENDMENT? THE LIMITED IMPACT OF THE COURT’S SOVEREIGN IMMUNITY RULINGS, 106 Colum. L. Rev. 213, January 2006
Rudolph J. Di Massa, Jr., and Matthew E. Hoffman, IRS ALLOWED TO OFFSET DEBTORS’ TAX OVERPAYMENT AGAINST UNPAID DEBT, www.mondaq.com, 12/09/05, Article ID: 36672
Rudolph J. Di Massa, Jr., & Summer L. Ross, UNITED STATES: CLAIM TRADERS BEWARE: WHEN EQUITABLE SUBORDINATION APPLIES, www.mondaq.com, 11/29/05, Article ID: 37492
John F. Manning, WHAT DIVIDES TEXTUALISTS FROM PURPOSIVISTS?, 106 Colum. L. Rev. 70, January 2006
Morrison & Foerster LLP, COURT OF APPEALS HOLDS THAT STATE COURT SHOULD HEAR CLAIMS RELATING TO ALLEGED TRANSFER OF $4 BILLION FROM PG&E BANKRUPTCY ESTATE TO PARENT CORPORATION, www.mondaq.com, 1/24/06, Article ID: 37330
Stephen B. Presser, THE BOGALUSA EXPLOSION, “SINGLE BUSINESS ENTERPRISE,” “ALTER EGO,” AND OTHER ERRORS: ACADEMICS, ECONOMICS, DEMOCRACY, AND SHAREHOLDER LIMITED LIABILITY: BACK TOWARDS A UNITARY “ABUSE” THEORY OF PIERCING THE CORPORATE VEIL, 100 Northwestern U. Law Rev. 405
Ben Slaughter, HOW TO BECOME A DEBT RELIEF AGENCY … BY MISTAKE, Advocate (Idaho), January 2006
Thomas G. Wilkinson, ETHICS DIGEST: Bankruptcy: Attorney’s Fees; Dispute with Trustee; Conflict of Interest; Withdrawal, 56 Pennsylvania Lawyer, January/February 2006
Fred C. Zacharias, WHO OWNS WORK PRODUCT?, 2006 U. Ill. L. Rev. 127
© Steve Jakubowski 2006