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Bankruptcy Law Research Guide

This research guide provides a starting point for research in U.S. bankruptcy law.


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Subject Headings:

To find additional sources on bankruptcy law in the Georgetown Law Library, search the Law Library's catalog by subject using the following select, alphabetical list of subject headings. To find additional subject headings, view the catalog record for a relevant item and click a subject link under Details--Subject, or use one or more of those terms for a new catalog search.

  • Assignments for benefit of creditors
  • Automatic stays in bankruptcy
  • Bank failures Law and legislation
  • Bankruptcy
  • Business failures Law and legislation
  • Composition (Law)
  • Creditors' bills
  • Fraudulent conveyances
  • Municipal bankruptcy
  • Priorities of claims and liens
  • Receivers
  • Receivership
  • State Bankruptcy


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