This Year's Top 8th Circ. Bankruptcy Decisions

By Ryan Hardy (December 9, 2020, 3:03 PM EST) -- With the COVID-19 pandemic depriving bankruptcy practitioners of our usual opportunities to meet in court and at conferences to discuss recent developments in the law, I spent time tracking developments in bankruptcy law within the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit.

 As 2020 draws to a close, this article looks back to examine this year's key holdings with an eye toward business bankruptcies and holdings where the Eighth Circuit has broken with other courts.

The goal is to provide local practitioners with an update and to flag for visiting practitioners those issues where practice here may be different from...

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