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Judge Isgur Takes on the 'Absolute' Assignment of Rents

The absolute assignment of rents was a trendy lender's argument during the 1980s. The lender could claim that its loan documents granted it ownership of the rents to be received by the debtor. The lender would magnanimously allow the debtor to use its rents so long as the debtor was not in default...

A Handy App for Bankruptcy Lawyers

A recently released iPhone and iPad app designed for bankruptcy lawyers, Bankruptcy II , describes itself as a "complete reference for the working bankruptcy attorney." It is an overstatement to call it complete, because it does not have cases. Aside from that, however, it has pretty much everything...