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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...

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Stephen Sather
Bankruptcy Map Gives New Meaning to "Red" States

A map showing Bankruptcy Filings Per Capita gives new meaning to the term "Red State." The map prepared by the Administrative Office of the United States Courts analyzes bankruptcy filings per capita for each of the nation's counties...

LexisNexis Bankruptcy Law Community Staff
Irwin Kishner and Paul Rubin of Herrick, Feinstein LLP Discuss the Texas Rangers Bankruptcy Case and Sports Franchise Bankruptcy Issues

On this edition, Irwin A. Kishner and Paul A. Rubin of Herrick, Feinstein LLP discuss recent chapter 11 bankruptcy cases involving professional sports franchises and the unique issues that arise in such filings. They talk about the recent Texas Rangers...

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