Compensation

Compensation in United States Compensation Definition (Lat. compendere, to balance). Indemnification ; recompense. Something to be done for or paid to another of equal value with something of which he has been deprived by the act or negligence of the party so doing or pajring. That which […]

Officers

Officers (Case Administration) This section introduces, discusses and describes the basics of officers. Then, cross references and a brief overview about Case Administration is provided. Finally, the subject of Bankruptcy Law in relation with officers is examined. Note that a list of cross […]

Qualifications

Qualifications (Examiners) This section introduces, discusses and describes the basics of qualifications. Then, cross references and a brief overview about Examiners is provided. Finally, the subject of Case Administration in relation with qualifications is examined. Note that a list of cross […]

Closure

Closure (Closings) This section introduces, discusses and describes the basics of closure. Then, cross references and a brief overview about Closings is provided. Finally, the subject of Case Administration in relation with closure is examined. Note that a list of cross references, […]

Estate Funds

Estate Funds (Case Administration) This section introduces, discusses and describes the basics of estate funds. Then, cross references and a brief overview about Case Administration is provided. Finally, the subject of Bankruptcy Law in relation with estate funds is examined. Note that a list […]

Appointment

Appointment in United States Appointment Definition The designation of a person, by the person or persons having authority therefor, to discharge the duties of some office or trust. As distinguished from an election, it seems that an appointment is generally made by one person, or a limited […]

Voluntary Cases

Voluntary Cases (Commencement) This section introduces, discusses and describes the basics of voluntary cases. Then, cross references and a brief overview about Commencement is provided. Finally, the subject of Case Administration in relation with voluntary cases is examined. Note that a list […]

Notice

Notice in United States Notice Definition

Information, whether actual or presumptive, and whether direct or indirect, respecting a matter of fact. Notice is either (1) actual, consisting of information actually received, or (2) constructive, consisting of facts which, by implication of […]

Unclaimed Property

Unclaimed Property in the United States Unclaimed Property and the State Laws Select from the list of U.S. States below for state-specific information on Unclaimed Property: Unclaimed Property in the Subject Index of the Alabama Portal Unclaimed Property in the Subject Index of the Alaska […]

Examiners

Examiners in United States Examiners Definition

Persons appointed by law to examine into any matter of fact, to determine the advisability of action by public authorities pursuant to law. Thus, in many states there are examiners in law and medical examiners, to determine the […]

Meetings

Meetings in the United States Meetings and the State Laws Select from the list of U.S. States below for state-specific information on Meetings: Meetings in the Subject Index of the Alabama Portal Meetings in the Subject Index of the Alaska Portal Meetings in the Subject Index of the Arizona […]

Abstention

Abstention in the United States A doctrine designed to reduce conflict between federal and state courts. Abstention allows a federal court to withhold exercise of its jurisdiction on a federal constitutional issue until a state court has rendered judgment on state law that may have a bearing […]

Immunity

Immunity in the United States A means of securing testimony in a judicial or legislative proceeding by satisfying the privilege against self-incrimination. Immunity prevents a person from involuntarily becoming a witness against himself or herself. The government can compel a person to […]

Joint Cases

Joint Cases (Commencement) This section introduces, discusses and describes the basics of joint cases. Then, cross references and a brief overview about Commencement is provided. Finally, the subject of Case Administration in relation with joint cases is examined. Note that a list of cross […]

Court Powers

Court Powers (Case Administration) This section introduces, discusses and describes the basics of court powers. Then, cross references and a brief overview about Case Administration is provided. Finally, the subject of Bankruptcy Law in relation with court powers is examined. Note that a list […]

Filing Fees

Filing Fees (Case Administration) This section introduces, discusses and describes the basics of filing fees. Then, cross references and a brief overview about Case Administration is provided. Finally, the subject of Bankruptcy Law in relation with filing fees is examined. Note that a list of […]

Involuntary Cases

Involuntary Cases (Commencement) This section introduces, discusses and describes the basics of involuntary cases. Then, cross references and a brief overview about Commencement is provided. Finally, the subject of Case Administration in relation with involuntary cases is examined. Note that a […]

Eligibility

Eligibility in the United States Eligibility considerations: the Webb-Pomerene Act of 1918 and the Export Trading Company Act of 1982 Find more information on Eligibility considerations: the Webb-Pomerene Act of 1918 and the Export Trading Company Act of 1982 in relation to the Export Trade […]