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LexisNexis® Legal News Podcast for Nov. 17, 2010-Madoff Bankruptcy Trustee Secures $1B Judgment Against Feeder Fund

A Madoff bankruptcy trustee secures an approximately $1 billion judgment against a feeder fund, and, the 5th Circuit affirms a boat owner took reasonable precautions in preparing for Hurricane Katrina. Hear these and other stories from LexisNexis®...

LexisNexis Legal Business Community Staff
Eric Bensen Discusses Collier Guide to Chapter 11: Intellectual Property Issues in Bankruptcy

On this edition, intellectual property lawyer Eric Bensen discusses the chapter he has written on IP issues in bankruptcy that appears in the new Collier Guide to Chapter 11: Key Topics and Selected Industries. Mr. Bensen provides an overview of the chapter...

Stephen Sather
Fifth Circuit Protects Texas Tax Lien Purchasers

In a case where private enterprise meets governmental finance, the Fifth Circuit has ruled that purchasers of Texas tax liens are protected from having their contractual interest rates modified in a plan. Tax Ease Funding, LP v. Thompson , et al, No...

Ted Connolly
Think Hard Before You Get the Kardashian Kard

Sure, the Kardashian sisters are hot stuff and your teen age daughters may be big fans. Plus, the card is being sold as a way to teach young consumers fiscal responsibility. Still, you should hold strong and not give into their pleas to carry the...

Ted Connolly
3 Biggest Myths About How Filing Bankruptcy Will Affect Your Life

Myths about filing a bankruptcy case are everywhere and may prevent countless people from gaining the fresh start that bankruptcy offers. Here are 3 of the biggest myths about how filing a bankruptcy case will affect your everyday life. See also the...

Ted Connolly
From Debt to Success: Donald Trump

How does someone successfully get out of debt? What propels certain people to climb up from financial troubles to wealth and success? In the book, The Road Out of Debt: Bankruptcy and Other Solutions to Your Financial Problems , we provide a how-to...