Inaugural Consumer Bankruptcy Committee Newsletter — Now Available

Inaugural Consumer Bankruptcy Committee Newsletter — Now Available

By Graham Hunt

2/14/14, 2:24 PM CT | Author: Tiffany Adams

On Monday, February 10, 2014, the Consumer Bankruptcy Committee released the inaugural issue of its newsletter via email to all Consumer Bankruptcy Committee members.

The first issue of this monthly newsletter included a message from Ryan Starks, the Recent Developments & Newsletters Chair, explaining that the goals of the newsletter include, “[providing] an avenue for committee members to submit original articles on current bankruptcy issues and to provide updates on consumer bankruptcy cases.”

The following content was included in this issue:

  • Proposed Amendments to the Federal Rules and Bankruptcy and Civil Procedure
  • Links of Interest, including,  “CFPB Link – Information on the implementation of new mortgage rules effective January 10, 2014,” American Bar Association Business Law Section Spring Meeting Schedule,” “Bankruptcy Statistics, Pt. 1, “ and “Bankruptcy Statistics, Pt. 2.”
  • Lending Intermediaries: The Implications of Fraud on Unsuspecting Debtors & Lessons from “In Re Montano”
  • The Loss Mitigation Mediation Program Comes to the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Florida

Join the Consumer Bankruptcy Committee to receive this newsletter and other related resources sent directly to your inbox. Business Law Section members may join any Committee for free.

The mission of the Consumer Bankruptcy Committee is to provide a forum where those interested in all aspects of consumer bankruptcy can share ideas and influence statutory reform.

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