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    • Bankruptcy 

      Dennis, Don C. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1977)
      Surveys the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeal’s significant cases during 1975 and 1976. The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals decided significant cases in the areas of partnership bankruptcy, summary jurisdiction, and debts ...
    • Bankruptcy 

      Rochelle, William J., Jr. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1975)
      Tracks the changes to bankruptcy law, focusing on the proposed Bankruptcy Act of 1973. The proposed act is the first major overhaul since the Bankruptcy Act of 1898 and the amendments of the Chandler Act in 1938. One of ...
    • Bankruptcy 

      Holmes, Marian M. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1982)
      Discusses the Fifth Circuit’s decisions regarding the new Bankruptcy Code provisions from the new Bankruptcy Reform Act of 1978. During this survey period there were limited number of cases applying the new Bankruptcy ...
    • Bankruptcy 

      Cavin, Sealy H., Jr. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1980)
      Although the Bankruptcy Reform Act of 1978, represents a substantial change from the Bankruptcy Act of 1898, there are at least two reasons why the bankruptcy practitioner should continue to stay abreast of the case law ...
    • Bankruptcy 

      Grisham, Lynn A. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1984)
      Survey of United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit’s bankruptcy decisions from July 1, 1982, through June 30, 1983. The bankruptcy cases handed down by the Fifth Circuit this survey period serve the practitioner ...
    • Bankruptcy 

      Bishop, Cathleen M. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1983)
      Survey of United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit’s decisions on bankruptcy during the pertinent portions of 1981-1982. Many of the cases decided during the survey period focus on claims asserted under the ...
    • Bankruptcy 

      Holmes, Marian M. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1982)
      Discusses the Fifth Circuit’s decisions regarding the new Bankruptcy Code provisions from the new Bankruptcy Reform Act of 1978. During this survey period there were limited number of cases applying the new Bankruptcy ...
    • Bankruptcy 

      Curran, G. Michael; Pronske, Gerrit M. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1986)
      Surveys bankruptcy cases decided by the Fifth Circuit during the survey period. Topics include the limits on the rights of creditors’ committee to intervene in a bankruptcy adversary proceeding, limits on the strong-arm ...
    • Bankruptcy 

      Brister, Bill H. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1985)
      Discusses proper analysis for the resolution of issues in bankruptcy cases. Then, the author analyzes the twenty-seven bankruptcy cases decided by the Fifth Circuit from July 1983 to June 1984. The cases are related to the ...
    • Bankruptcy 

      Pronske, Gerrit M.; Neligan, Patrick J., Jr. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1988)
      Surveys several Fifth Circuit bankruptcy decisions in the wake of an incredible upsurge in filings in the late 1980s. The author examines the court’s application of the doctrine of res judicata, its interpretation postpetition ...
    • The Bankruptcy Amendments and Federal Judgeship Act of 1984: The Impact of the Right of Jury Trial in Bankruptcy Court 

      Howard, Carla (Texas Tech Law Review, 1985)
      Discusses the split of authority surrounding the right to a jury trial in bankruptcy courts. The article analyzes how the courts have determined traditionally whether a party has a right to a jury trial, analyzes the ...
    • Bankruptcy and the Land Sales Contract: the Rights of the Vendee Vis-à-vis the Vendor’s Bankruptcy Trustee 

      Lynn, D. M. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1974)
      Examines the unique conflicts that arise when the bankruptcy of an individual or corporation who is the vendor in a contract for the sale of land. Specifically, a conflict arises between the appointed bankruptcy Trustee ...
    • Bankruptcy: Creditor’s Alter Ego Action Against Debtor’s Parent Corporation Was Deemed Property of Debtor’s Estate to Which the Automatic Stay Applied: S.I. Acquisition, Inc. v. Eastway Delivery Service, Inc. (In re S.I. Acquisition) 

      Summerford, Leslie M. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1988)
      Examines the 1987 Fifth Circuit decision in S.I. Acquisition, Inc. v. Eastway Delivery Service, Inc., in which the court held that a creditor’s alter ego action against a bankrupt debtor’s nonbankrupt parent corporation ...
    • Bankruptcy: Introduction 

      Rochelle, William J., Jr. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1976)
      Introduces a survey of bankruptcy law cases from the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit for the period from September 1, 1974, through August 31, 1975. The author gives a brief summary of the bankruptcy ...
    • Bankruptcy: Survey 

      Baskind, Stephen L. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1976)
      A survey of bankruptcy law decisions for the period from September 1, 1974, through August 31, 1975 from the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. The survey covers the following topics: discharge, the ...
    • Bare Facts of Fire or Theft No Longer Rebut the Presumption of a Bailee’s Negligence 

      Patterson, Rod (Texas Tech Law Review, 1976)
      Prior to the ruling in Classified Parking Systems v. Dansereau, bailees in Texas were not liable for negligence under the bare-facts rule if they could show that theft or fire were involved. In Dansereau, the court held ...
    • Below-Market Intrafamily Loans—The Recognition of Unrealized Earnings and Accumulations of Wealth 

      Senterfitt, Barry R. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1985)
      Analyzes the new Section 7872 of the Internal Revenue Code sourced by division A of the Deficit Reduction Act. The author discusses below-market intrafamily loans, how they were treated under previous law, and how the new ...
    • Beyond Merit Selection: Judicial Careers Through Merit Promotion 

      Davidow, Robert P. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1981)
      Presents a proposition for restructuring the judicial career system to formalize the process and provide a track for upward mobility based upon merit promotions. One of the goals of such a system is to attract bright, young ...
    • Blanket Parental Consent Requirement for Minor's Abortion Decision Is Unconstitutional 

      Quast, Gerald D. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1976)
      Summarizes the Supreme Court’s case, Planned Parenthood v. Danforth. The primary issue faced by the Court in Planned Parenthood was whether the state could impose a blanket provision requiring the consent of a parent or ...
    • Blood and Money—Separate or Community Character of Personal Injury Recovery 

      Akers, Stephen R. (Texas Tech Law Review, 1977)
      Analyses the varying ways in which states classify personal injury awards as community or separate property. First, the article compares the different states classification of these recoveries, and how that affects ...