Secured Credit: A Systems Approach, Fifth Edition / Edition 5

Secured Credit: A Systems Approach, Fifth Edition / Edition 5

by Lynn M. LoPucki, Elizabeth Warren
     
 

ISBN-10: 0735556458

ISBN-13: 9780735556454

Pub. Date: 11/28/2005

Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business

This problem-based casebook uses assignment-sized modules to explore the relationships and transactions between creditors and debtors. Increasingly popular with each successive edition — and continually refined in light of classroom experience and user feedback — Secured Credit: A Systems Approach enters its Fifth Edition as a proven teaching

Overview

This problem-based casebook uses assignment-sized modules to explore the relationships and transactions between creditors and debtors. Increasingly popular with each successive edition — and continually refined in light of classroom experience and user feedback — Secured Credit: A Systems Approach enters its Fifth Edition as a proven teaching and learning tool.

Instructors know they can depend on this casebook for:

  • extraordinary authorship from two of the most highly respected experts in the field
  • skillful use of the systems approach, examining how the law is applied in actual transactions and teaching the Code in context
  • teachable problems prefaced by straightforward textual explanations and cases
  • great flexibility for structuring a course regardless of emphasis or approach
  • distinctive organization by assignment units that takes the effort out of preparing a syllabus
  • cutting-edge coverage of emerging issues careful exploration of the intersection between secured transactions and bankruptcy
  • extremely thorough Teacher's Manual with answers to all problems, as well as suggestions on omitting sections due to time constraints
  • well-written text and vivid problems, helping the students understand the basics while they also get the chance to strategize over more advanced issues
  • a complete set of PowerPoint presentations for classroom use, available at http://lopucki.law.ucla.edu/securedcredit

This careful revision responds to developments in the law:

  • full coverage of the Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act of 2005
  • reflects recent amendments to the Model Rules of Professional Conduct
  • dual section numbers to facilitate use with either version of UCC Article 1
  • new cases, including
  • — Till v. SCS Credit, the Supreme Court's holding that the interest rate on secured creditor payouts in bankruptcy should be the risk-free rate plus one to three percent
  • — Kinderknecht, the Eighth Circuit Bankruptcy Appellate Panel holding that filings must be in the 'legal name' of the debtor, not a nickname
  • — RFC Capital v. Earthlink, the Ohio Appellate Court¿s holding dealing with release of lien in an internet service provider's sale of its customer base
  • — Spearing Tool, the Sixth Circuit's holding that the IRS doesn't have to comply with the debtor name requirements of Article 9 when they file in the Article 9 filing system


An author website to support classroom instruction using this title is available at http://www.aspenlawschool.com/lopucki_secured5

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780735556454
Publisher:
Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
Publication date:
11/28/2005
Edition description:
5TH
Pages:
690
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 10.20(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

Part One: The Creditor-Debtor Relationship
• Creditor's Remedies Under State Law
• Creditor's Remedies in Bankruptcy
• Creation of Security Interests
• Default: The Gateway to Remedies
• The Prototypical Secured Transaction

Part Two: The Creditor-Third Party Relationship
• Perfection
• Maintaining Perfection
• Priority
• Competitions for Collateral

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