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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. You may need to add a geographic location to certain headings; for example "Bankruptcy -- United States" or "Priorities of Claims and Liens-- United States". To find additional subject headings, view the record for a relevant book and click "Find similar items" or "Full Record".

  • 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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