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Unhappily Ever After: Family Law Issues in Bankruptcy

This paper was originally presented to the West Texas Bankruptcy Institute on October 29, 2010. Love and marriage, Love and marriage Go together Like a horse and carriage This I tell you brother You can't have one without the other --Frank Sinatra While love and marriage may go...

Lawyers as "Debt Relief Agencies" under the Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act: A Review of Milavetz, Gallop & Milavetz v. U.S.

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...