LexisNexis Emerging Issues Analysis, Professor Kenneth N. Klee discusses the
holding in Milavetz, Gallop & Milavetz, P.A. v. United States, 2010 U.S.
Lexis 2206 (2010), which concerns the constitutionality of bankruptcy
legislation regulating attorney conduct.
NOTE: The main case links...
I was driving into work today and heard a radio
advertisement that upset me and reinforced in my mind the reason I wrote my
book. That ad from a debt relief company claimed that the new credit card
legislation required lenders to reduce your credit card debt to 50% of what you
Professor Eli Wald examines the
Supreme Court's decision on whether attorneys are "debt relief
agencies" pursuant to the Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer
Protection Act of 2005 (BAPCPA), and if so, whether BAPCPA's provisions
regarding advice to clients and requiring certain...