Skip to main content
Education & Events
Calendar of Events
Eye On Bankruptcy
Track your CLE/CPE
ABI Events App
Sponsors & Exhibitors
Rochelle Daily Wire
Puerto Rico In Distress
ABI Journal App
Veterans Task Force
ABI Law Review
ABI Blog Exchange
Ways to Give
Conference Center Rentals
Rochelle's Daily Wire | ABI Exclusive
May 25, 2016
Supreme Court Likely to Decide Whether ‘Structured Dismissals’ Are Permissible
Justices may rule on whether bankruptcy settlements can disregard Section 507 priorities.
May 17, 2016
Supreme Court: Misrepresentation Not Required for ‘Actual Fraud’ Nondischargeability
Supreme Court reverses Fifth Circuit on ‘actual fraud’ dischargeability case.
Supreme Court Temporarily Ducks Case on Individuals’ Right to Sue
Showing violation of a federal statute might not itself entitle a consumer to sue.
March 22, 2016
Puerto Rico’s Hopes Rise After Oral Argument in the Supreme Court
Some justices ask why Puerto Rico can’t legislate to keep the lights on.
March 2, 2016
Supreme Court Argument Pits Notions of Equity Against Statutory Construction
Ghost of Justice Scalia haunts the high court in a statutory construction case.
February 26, 2016
No Kidding: Justice Scalia’s Minority Opinions Would Have Helped Homeowners
This is the first of two features concluding that Justice Scalia’s opinions were not inherently adverse to the interests of debtors and the bankruptcy system generally.
February 18, 2016
Justice Scalia and Bankruptcy: ‘Originalism’ Can Sometimes Uphold ‘Stupid Laws’
Scalia consistently employed a judicial philosophy calling for courts to interpret statutes based on their common meaning.