Bankruptcy practice in Wisconsin

by Robert F. Boden

Publisher: Callaghan in Mundelein, Ill

Written in English
Published: Pages: 272 Downloads: 246
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  • Wisconsin.

Subjects:

  • Bankruptcy -- Wisconsin.

Edition Notes

Statementby Robert F. Boden.
SeriesWisconsin current law series
Classifications
LC ClassificationsKFW2621 .B6
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 272 p.
Number of Pages272
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5995800M
LC Control Number66027878

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[Lynn M LoPucki; University of Wisconsin--Madison. Institute for Legal Studies.]. Chapter 7 bankruptcy proceeding filings in the Western District of Wisconsin have increased from fewer than 3, cases per year in to approximately 6, cases per year in 1 In the Eastern District, Chapter 7 filings went from 5, in to 11, in 2 Innonbusiness bankruptcy filings outnumbered business filings.

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