Bankruptcy Practice Center
Efficiently manage your workflow with a single point of access to comprehensive bankruptcy resources.
Tap into a one-stop shop of content and tools designed specifically to help you with your transactional needs related to bankruptcy law. Take advantage of an intuitive, task-based interface that guides you to the information you need-quickly and easily.
- Meet organizational demands
- Gain the latest intelligence
- Provide informed counsel
- Conduct effective litigation
- Increase efficiencies and save time
- Emerging Issues Analysis
See what the experts are saying about emerging issues related to bankruptcy law, such as subprime lending, pending bankruptcy legislation, pensions and hedge funds.
- Authoritative & Expert Advice
Get expert advice regarding Chapter 7, 11, 12, 13 and 15 cases-and get assistance on how to interview involved parties and investigate facts. Consult exclusive analysis from Matthew Bender®, including Collier on Bankruptcy®-the most authoritative and trusted source in bankruptcy law.
- Comprehensive Due Diligence Tools
Gather intelligence about people and companies with LexisNexis® Comprehensive Person and Business Reports. Learn about bankruptcy filings, judgments and liens, secretary of state filings and negative news via LexisNexis® Company Dossier, The Bankruptcy DataSource and the Troubled Company Reporter.
- Research Resources
Research complex Chapter 7, 11, 12, 13 and 15 bankruptcy issues by reviewing briefs, pleadings, motions and previously filed plans of reorganization. Learn how to handle appeals and post-closing issues.
- Bankruptcy Schedules & Forms
Access proof-of-claim forms for specific federal jurisdictions. Find local rules and forms specifically for your circuit. Create petitions and pleadings to begin voluntary and involuntary cases and draft first-day motions.
- Filing Assistance
Find out what’s required for each type of commercial bankruptcy filing, including the types of lists, schedules and filings you need to prepare.
- Litigation Tools
Uncover key information about major players in your litigation. Draft discovery requests. Review commercial bankruptcy procedural and appellate forms.
- Meet Organizational Demands
Effectively handle each stage of a bankruptcy transaction with a single point of access to robust resources. Discover a vast collection of content and tools designed to help you with your corporate business and practice workflow-and accomplish more for your organization.
- Gain the Latest Intelligence
Get the latest bankruptcy news and developments affecting your business from The Daily Deal™, American Bankruptcy Institute Journal, Troubled Company Reporter, Lloyd’s Liquidity Alert® and more-and be prepared with plans that best position your organization for success.
- Provide Informed Counsel
Get advice on bankruptcy options and workouts. Review tax planning issues for corporate/consumer debtors. Get expert analysis on applicable bankruptcy code and rules governing the employment of professionals during Chapter 11.
- Conduct Effective Litigation
Gain insight on companies, judges and attorneys to sharpen your litigation strategy. Conduct discovery, file an appeal, modify, maintain and enforce the automatic stay-and keep up-to-date on the latest bankruptcy filings with CourtLink® Alerts.
- Increase Efficiencies & Save Time
Use commercial bankruptcy filing checklists to determine requirements, draft Chapter 11 plans, find bankruptcy forms and research local rules-quickly and efficiently.