Bankruptcy, Debtor & Creditor Law

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Note: This course is not available for the current semester.

Course No: LGST.4800; Last Offered: No Data;

Course Description

The purpose of this course is to introduce the student to U.S. Bankruptcy laws and their place in providing a safety net for both individuals and business as well as an orderly, consistent and predictable method for dealing with income, debts and assets for insolvents, such system being necessary for the proper functioning of an economy. The topics include the evolution of the laws, provisions common to all Bankruptcy petitions, and proceedings under the most common chapters. Students will study and apply the most commonly used consumer chapters of the United States Bankruptcy Code (7 & 13).

Prerequisites & Notes

  • Prerequisites: LGST.2620 Introduction to Business Law, or permission of instructor.
  • Special Notes:
  • Credits: 3;

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