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Staff director of super-committee in Congress comes well trained
Crosscut (blog)September 1, 2011

Bob Packwood (R), who hired him in 1990 as tax counsel to Republicans on the Senate Finance Committee. Packwood, still regarded as one of Washington's most-knowledgeable sources on taxation, orchestrated a nearly unanimous tax-reform measure in 1986, ...more »

Nevada AG joins anti-human trafficking effort
KVVU Las VegasSeptember 1, 2011

Nevada Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto Wednesday announced she has joined 45 other attorneys general in asking a popular website to remove its advertising for adult services. It is feared the web service facilitates sex trafficking, ...more »

Bankruptcy Law News and Stories

Bad Credit History
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Lender: Even 9th Circuit knows its cramdown ruling creates a conflict
Thomson Reuters News & InsightSeptember 1, 2011

Penrod argued in her opposition brief that because the Bankruptcy Code does not define “purchase-money security interest,” the lower courts properly turned to California state law to conclude that funds advanced to pay off negative equity do not ...more »

Collections
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Lender: Even 9th Circuit knows its cramdown ruling creates a conflict
Thomson Reuters News & InsightSeptember 1, 2011

Penrod argued in her opposition brief that because the Bankruptcy Code does not define “purchase-money security interest,” the lower courts properly turned to California state law to conclude that funds advanced to pay off negative equity do not ...more »

Chapter 11, Chapter 13 Bankruptcy
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CEO Marchionne can reshape Chrysler board
Detroit Free PressSeptember 1, 2011

Five of the nine members who are on Chrysler's board of directors were appointed by the US and Canadian governments in 2009 when the automaker emerged from Chapter 11 bankruptcy. At the time, Chrysler owed money to the governments, and they held ...more »

Disputes With Irs
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Woman sentenced in identity theft, tax crime case
Houston ChronicleSeptember 7, 2011

Letten's office says McGary received the stolen identities from people who stole documents containing the information from an office building being cleaned in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. McGary was arrested after an investigation by the ...more »

Garnishment
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Collection Jobs, Accounts Receivable Jobs, Credit Collections Jobs, Healthcare ...
InsideARM (press release)September 21, 2011

We have an exciting opportunity for a GARNISHMENT SUPERVISOR to join Rausch, Sturm, Israel, Enerson & Hornik, LLC (RSIEH). Our organization has earned a reputation as the Midwest's premier creditor's rights law firm and we have enjoyed a successful ...more »

Chapter 7 Bankruptcy
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Defense of Marriage Act spotlighted in California bankruptcy case
Out In JerseySeptember 7, 2011

This is not only important in bankruptcy law, but could apply to veterans' benefits and Social Security entitlements. Interestingly, 20 of the 24 bankruptcy judges in the district signed the memorandum of dismissal. Normally, when a case is filed, ...more »

Personal Bankruptcy
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High River Provides an Update on the Bankruptcy Procedures of Prognoz Silver LLC
MarketWatch (press release)September 2, 2011

As previously disclosed, the application to put Prognoz Silver into bankruptcy was initially filed by Prognoz Silver itself. High River holds a 50% indirect interest in Prognoz Silver, which operates the Prognoz silver project in the Republic of Sakha ...more »

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