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As a leading bankruptcy treatise and lower courts recognize, “[b]ecause chapter 12 was modeled on chapter 13, and because so many of the provisions are identical, chapter 13 cases construing provisions corresponding to chapter 12 provisions may be relied on as authority in chapter 12 cases.” 8 Collier ¶1200.01, at 1200-10; In re Lopez, 372 B.R. 40, 45, n. 13 (Bkrtcy. App. Panel CA9 2007); Justice v. Valley Nat. Bank, 849 F.2d 1078, 1083 (CA8 1988). We agree.
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We have started the migration of our Automated Templates products beginning in April 2022 from an executable file download to a cloud solution hosted on the Lexis+ service. Active subscribers will be notified as Automated Templates products are migrated to the cloud solution. For details, please contact your LexisNexis account representative.
We have revised our California pretrial civil procedure resources to create a new title, California Pretrial Civil Procedure Practice Guide: The Wagstaffe Group. This new title combines and enhances the content from Matthew Bender® Practice Guide: California Pretrial Civil Procedure, Matthew Bender® Practice Guide: California Civil Discovery and Matthew Bender® Practice Guide: California E-Discovery and Evidence. As such, these three titles were retired in September 2020. The change will not impact any other titles in the Matthew Bender California Practice Guide series.
On December 31, 2018, LexisNexis Matthew Bender will conclude its Print alliance relationship with Littler Mendelson, P.C and the National Institute for Trial Advocacy.
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