Tabb Authors Fourth Edition of Comprehensive Bankruptcy Treatise

14 October 2016 Media Contact: Jill Chanen News
Foley & Lardner LLP is pleased to announce that Charles Tabb, of counsel and University of Illinois College of Law professor, has authored the fourth edition of his treatise, “The Law of Bankruptcy.” The comprehensive, one-volume text provides an exhaustive analysis and discussion of every aspect of bankruptcy law, including an overview of bankruptcy; invoking bankruptcy relief; the automatic stay; jurisdiction and procedure; property of the estate; trustee’s avoiding powers; payment of claims; executory contracts and unexpired leases; exemptions; discharge; reorganization under Chapter 11; debt adjustments under Chapter 13; debt adjustments under Chapter 12; and cross-border cases under Chapter 15.

The treatise is a go-to reference guide for bankruptcy professionals and provides an in depth look at the entire federal bankruptcy code and key bankruptcy cases. Tabb details the essential background information, while also analyzing the cases and statutes and explaining the broader context to determine the issues the law is attempting to solve.

Tabb is the Mildred Van Voorhis Jones Chair in Law and has taught at Illinois since 1984. He is considered one of the nation’s leading bankruptcy scholars, specializing in bankruptcy, contracts and commercial law. At Foley, Tabb’s practice concentrates on commercial and international bankruptcy and insolvency matters, creditors’ rights and out-of-court workouts and restructurings.

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