Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure; 2017 Edition

Author: Michigan Legal Publishing Ltd.

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781942842125

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Page: N.A

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A concise and comprehensive edition of the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure for quick reference, updated through January 1, 2017. Also includes a statutory supplement of relevant sections of Title 28 of the United States Code. Perfect for your briefcase or desk and a great format for the attorney or law school student who simply needs to refer to the rules. Contents: Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure Rule 1001 - Scope of Rules and Forms; Short Title Part I - Commencement of Case; Proceedings Relating to Petition and Order for Relief Part II - Officers and Administration; Notices; Meetings; Examinations; Elections; Attorneys and Accountants Part III - Claims and Distribution to Creditors and Equity Interest Holders; Plans Part IV - The Debtor: Duties and Benefits Part V - Courts and Clerks Part VI - Collection and Liquidation of the Estate Part VII - Adversary Proceedings Part VIII - Appeals to District Court or Bankruptcy Appellate Panel Part IX - General Provisions U.S. Code Title 28 Provisions Relating to Bankruptcy (Judiciary and Judicial Procedure) Chapter 6 - Bankruptcy Judges Chapter 39 - United States Trustees Chapter 57 - General Provisions Applicable to Court Officers and Employees (Excerpt) Chapter 85 - District Courts; Jurisdiction (Excerpt) Chapter 87 - District Courts; Venue (Excerpt) Chapter 89 - District Courts; Removal of Cases from State Courts (Excerpt) Chapter 111 - General Provisions (Excerpt) Chapter 123 - Fees and Costs (Excerpt) Chapter 131 - Rules of Courts (Excerpt) You may also be interested in our companion publication: United States Bankruptcy Code; 2017 Edition.

Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure; 2018 Edition

Author: Michigan Legal Publishing Ltd.

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781640020238

Category: Law

Page: 96

View: 9886

A handy pocket version of the Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure (5" x 8"), as amended through January 1, 2018. A Perfect quick reference for your desk or briefcase, for both attorneys and law school students. Contents: Title I. Applicability of Rules Title II. Appeal from a Judgment or Order of a District Court Title III. Appeals from the United States Tax Court Title IV. Review or Enforcement of an Order of an Administrative Agency, Board, Commission, or Officer Title VI. Habeas Corpus; Proceedings In Forma Pauperis Title VII. General Provisions Appendix: Length Limits Stated in the Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure Appendix of Forms

Federal Rules of Civil Procedure; 2017 Edition

Author: Michigan Legal Publishing Ltd.

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781942842101

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Page: N.A

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A concise and comprehensive edition of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and related supplementary statutes for quick reference. Updated through January 1, 2017. Perfect for your briefcase or desk and a great format for the attorney or law school student who simply needs to refer to the rules. Contents: Federal Rules of Civil Procedure Title I. Scope of rules; form of action Title II. Commencing an action; service of process, pleadings, motions, and orders Title III. Pleadings and motions Title IV. Parties Title V. Disclosures and discovery Title VI. Trials Title VII. Judgment Title VIII. Provisional and final remedies Title IX. Special proceedings Title X. District courts and clerks: conducting business; issuing orders Title XI. General provisions Title XII. Appendix of forms (abrogated) Title XIII. Supplemental Rules for Admiralty or Maritime Claims and Asset Forfeiture Actions Statutory Supplement 28 USC Chapter 85 - District Courts; Jurisdiction 28 USC Chapter 87 - District Courts; Venue 28 USC Chapter 91 - District Courts; Removal of Cases from State Courts

Federal Rules of Civil Procedure; 2017 Edition

Author: Michigan Legal Publishing Ltd.

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781640020146

Category: Law

Page: 182

View: 658

A concise and comprehensive edition of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and related supplementary statutes for quick reference. Updated through January 1, 2017. Perfect for your briefcase or desk and a great format for the attorney or law school student who simply needs to refer to the rules. Contents: Federal Rules of Civil Procedure Title I. Scope of rules; form of action Title II. Commencing an action; service of process, pleadings, motions, and orders Title III. Pleadings and motions Title IV. Parties Title V. Disclosures and discovery Title VI. Trials Title VII. Judgment Title VIII. Provisional and final remedies Title IX. Special proceedings Title X. District courts and clerks: conducting business; issuing orders Title XI. General provisions Title XII. Appendix of forms (abrogated) Title XIII. Supplemental Rules for Admiralty or Maritime Claims and Asset Forfeiture Actions Statutory Supplement 28 USC Chapter 85--District Courts; Jurisdiction 28 USC Chapter 87--District Courts; Venue 28 USC Chapter 91--District Courts; Removal of Cases from State Courts

Bankruptcy Code, Rules, and Official Forms 2017

Law School Edition

Author: Publishers Editoral Staff

Publisher: West Academic Publishing

ISBN: 9781683289784

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Page: N.A

View: 333

This statutory supplement can be used with any law school bankruptcy casebook. This edition includes the current Bankruptcy Code and related provisions of titles 18 and 28 of the United States Code, including court rules and the current bankruptcy court fee schedule, the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure and Interim Amendments, the Official Forms, related uniform laws, and federal tax lien statutes-Internal Revenue Code. Receive complimentary lifetime digital access to the eBook with new print purchase.

Pronske's Texas Bankruptcy 2018

Author: Gerrit M. Pronske

Publisher: Texas Lawyer

ISBN: 9781628814811

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Page: 998

View: 5335

Texas Lawyer's Pronske's Texas Bankruptcy, Annotated, by Gerrit M. Pronske, a practicing bankruptcy litigator for over 30 years, covers the latest information on Texas bankruptcy law including: Amendments to the Bankruptcy Code Federal Rules of Civil Procedure National Bankruptcy Rules Federal Rules of Evidence Federal Rules of Civil Procedure Local Bankruptcy Rules Each year, Pronske's Texas Bankruptcy, Annotated, contains significant changes to local rules of procedure for the Southern District of Texas, as well as a number of significant amendments to the national Bankruptcy Rules, Federal Rules of Civil Procedure and the Federal Rules of Evidence. This version contains all of the latest versions of each set of the national and local rules and Bankruptcy Code.

Model Rules of Professional Conduct

Author: ABA Center for Professional Conduct

Publisher: American Bar Association

ISBN: 9781604425178

Category: Law

Page: 209

View: 6930

The Model Rules of Professional Conduct offers timely information on lawyer ethics. The black-letter Rules of Professional Conduct are followed by numbered Comments that explain each Rule's purpose and provide suggestions for its practical application. The Rules help lawyers identify proper conduct in a variety of given situations, review those instances where discretionary action is possible, and define the nature of the lawyer's relationship with clients, colleagues, and the courts.

Basic Bankruptcy Law for Paralegals, Abridged

Author: David L. Buchbinder,Robert J. Cooper

Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business

ISBN: 1454880279

Category: Law

Page: 396

View: 1573

Basic Bankruptcy Law for Paralegals, Abridged Edition evolved from a need to develop a nuts-and-bolts description of the bankruptcy system written in a manner that could be easily understood by nonlawyers. The primary intent has been to design this text as a basic primer for legal assistants or paralegal students to help them grasp the practical aspects of representing debtors or creditors within the bankruptcy system. To meet this challenge, the authors have explained practice and theory together in as concise a format as possible. This Abridged Edition focuses primarily upon consumer bankruptcy since the vast majority of bankruptcy cases are filed as consumer Chapter 7 or Chapter 13 cases.

A Practitioner's Guide to Class Actions

Author: Marcy Hogan Greer

Publisher: American Bar Association

ISBN: 9781604429558

Category: Law

Page: 1354

View: 9858

Complete with a state-by-state analysis of the ways in which the class action rules differ from the Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 23, this comprehensive guide provides practitioners with an understanding of the intricacies of a class action lawsuit. Multiple authors contributed to the book, mainly 12 top litigators at the premiere law firm of Fulbright and Jaworski, L.L.P.

Federal Rules of Evidence; 2017 Edition

Author: Michigan Legal Publishing Ltd.

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781640020153

Category: Law

Page: 48

View: 9638

A handy pocket version of the Federal Rules of Evidence (5" x 8"), as amended through January 1, 2017. A Perfect quick reference for your desk or briefcase, for both attorneys and law school students. Contents: Article 1; General Provisions Article 2; Judicial Notice Article 3; Presumptions in Civil Cases Article 4; Relevance and its Limits Article 5; Privileges Article 6; Witnesses Article 7; Opinions and Expert Testimony Article 8; Hearsay Article 9; Authentication and Identification Article 10; Contents of Writings, Recordings, and Photographs Article 11; Miscellaneous Rules

The Bluebook

A Uniform System of Citation

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9789998255289

Category: Citation of legal authorities

Page: 415

View: 3403

Provides a guide to legal citation information inthe United States. Compiled from the Columbia LawReview, 105th edition, c2005; Harvard Law Review,118th edition, c2005; Univ. of Pennsylvania LawReview, 153rd edition, c2005; and the Yale LawJournal, 114th edition, c2005. New edition offersthe Bluepages for beginning law students.

Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure; 2017 Edition

Author: Michigan Legal Publishing Ltd.

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781942842132

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Page: N.A

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A concise and comprehensive edition of the Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure for quick reference. Updated through January 1, 2017. Perfect for your briefcase or desk and a great format for the attorney or law school student who simply needs to refer to the rules. Contents: Title I - Applicability Title II - Preliminary Proceedings Title III - The Grand Jury, the Indictment, and the Information Title IV - The Arraignment and Preparation for Trial Title V - Venue Title VI - Trial Title VII - Post-Conviction Procedures Title VIII - Supplementary and Special Proceedings Title IX - General Provisions

Federal Rules of Evidence; 2018 Edition

Author: MICHIGAN LEGAL PUBLISHING LTD.

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781640020214

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Page: N.A

View: 4802

A handy pocket version of the Federal Rules of Evidence (5" x 8"), as amended through January 1, 2018. A Perfect quick reference for your desk or briefcase, for both attorneys and law school students. Contents: Article 1; General Provisions Article 2; Judicial Notice Article 3; Presumptions in Civil Cases Article 4; Relevance and its Limits Article 5; Privileges Article 6; Witnesses Article 7; Opinions and Expert Testimony Article 8; Hearsay Article 9; Authentication and Identification Article 10; Contents of Writings, Recordings, and Photographs Article 11; Miscellaneous Rules

The Attorney's Handbook on Consumer Bankruptcy and Chapter 13 (41st Ed. 2017)

A Legal Practitioner's Guide to Chapters 7 and 13

Author: Harvey J. Williamston

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781880730485

Category: Bankruptcy

Page: 508

View: 1374

This 2017 bankruptcy handbook for attorneys is the perfect practice guide for attorneys seeking to expand their practice areas into consumer bankruptcy, and experienced practitioners alike. Includes a consumer bankruptcy practice guide for Chapters 7 and 13, sample Bankruptcy Forms, the U.S. Bankruptcy Code, Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure, and bankruptcy exemptions for all 50 states.

ALWD Citation Manual

A Professional System of Citation

Author: Darby Dickerson,Association of Legal Writing Directors

Publisher: Aspen Law & Business

ISBN: 9780735589308

Category: Law

Page: 661

View: 2428

ALWD Citation Manual: A Professional System of Citation, now in its Fourth Edition, upholds a single and consistent system of citation for all forms of legal writing. Clearly and attractively presented in an easy-to-use format, edited by Darby Dickerson, a leading authority on American legal citation, the ALWD Citation Manual is simply an outstanding teaching tool. Endorsed by the Association of Legal Writing Directors, (ALWD), a nationwide society of legal writing program directors, the ALWD Citation Manual: A Professional System of Citation, features: a single, consistent, logical system of citation that can be used for any type of legal document complete coverage of the citation rules that includes: - basic citation - citation for primary and secondary sources - citation of electronic sources - how to incorporate citations into documents - how to quote material and edit quotes properly - court-specific citation formats, commonly used abbreviations, and a sample legal memorandum with proper citation in the Appendices two-color page design that flags key points and highlights examples Fast Formatsquick guides for double-checking citations and Sidebars with facts and tips for avoiding common problems diagrams and charts that illustrate citation style at a glance The Fourth Edition provides: facsimiles of research sources that a first-year law student would use, annotated with the elements in each citation and a sample citation for each flexible citation options for (1) the United States as a party to a suit and (2) using contractions in abbreviations new rules addressing citation of interdisciplinary sources (e.g., plays, concerts, operas) and new technology (e.g., Twitter, e-readers, YouTube video) updated examples throughout the text expanded list of law reviews in Appendix 5 A new Wire-O binding in the Fourth Edition offers greater durability and makes the pages open perfectly flat for ease of use. Self-stick tabs now included in the book encourage students to flag frequently referenced pages for added convenience. Indispensable by design, the ALWD Citation Manual: A Professional System of Citation, Fourth Edition, keeps on getting better

Law of Lawyering

Author: Geoffrey C. Hazard,W. William Hodes,Peter R. Jarvis

Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business

ISBN: 1454812087

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 2470

View: 6220

The Law of Lawyering shows how to approach concrete problems that arise in everyday practice while staying within the letter and spirit of the ABA Model Rules of Professional Conduct. It provides the full text of each Model Rule provision in sequence, followed by the authors' guidance and commentary, which put the rule into context, help identify its key features, and show its relation to other Rules and the ALI's Restatement of the Law Governing Lawyers. Clear, realistic examples demonstrate how each Rule applies in practice. Substantially revised in this two-volume Fourth Edition to reflect the recent revisions of to the Model Rules of Professional Conduct, this essential book reflects the latest developments in the law governing lawyer conduct, not only lawyer discipline, but also legal malpractice, suits for breach of fiduciary duty, fee-dispute litigation and fee forfeiture, and disqualification of counsel for conflict of interest.

Introduction to Brazilian Law

Author: Fabiano Deffenti

Publisher: Kluwer Law International

ISBN: 904112506X

Category: Law

Page: 233

View: 5235

This publication provides readers with the basic knowledge of legal concepts of Brazil in broader terms, with special emphasis on practical issues, so that the interested persons will be able to understand the system and pursue research on special legal problems by knowing the proper place to find the answer. The book will cover the following topics: Family and Succession Law Labour Law Criminal Law and Procedure Civil Procedure and Alternative Dispute Resolution Civil Liability Corporate and Insolvency Law Taxation Law Property Law Contract Law Constitutional Law Administrative Law Competition Law Consumer Protection Private International Law