Definition of Bankruptcy. Meaning of Bankruptcy. Synonyms of Bankruptcy

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Definition of Bankruptcy

Bankruptcy
Bankruptcy Bank"rupt*cy, n.; pl. Bankruptcies(?). 1. The state of being actually or legally bankrupt. 2. The act or process of becoming a bankrupt. 3. Complete loss; -- followed by of.

Meaning of Bankruptcy from wikipedia

- Bankruptcy is a legal process through which people or other entities who cannot repay debts to creditors may s**** relief from some or all of their debts...
- Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code (Title 11 of the United States Code) permits reorganization under the bankruptcy laws of the United States....
- of Detroit, Michigan, filed for Chapter 9 bankruptcy on July 18, 2013. It is the largest muni****l bankruptcy filing in U.S. history by debt, estimated...
- The bankruptcy of Lehman Brothers on September 15, 2008 was the climax of the subprime mortgage crisis. After the financial services firm was notified...
- Bankruptcy Code may refer to: Bankruptcy in Canada Bankruptcy in China Bankruptcy in the United States or Title 11 of the United States Code (aka the...
- Personal bankruptcy law allows, in certain jurisdictions, an individual to be declared bankrupt. Virtually every country with a modern legal system features...
- The bankruptcy barrel is a visual symbol, primarily of the 20th century, used in cartoons and other media as a token of destitution. Not intended to be...
- A trustee in bankruptcy is an entity, often an individual, in charge of administering a bankruptcy estate. In Canada, a licensed insolvency trustee (LIT)...
- In the United States, bankruptcy is largely governed by federal law, commonly referred to as the "Bankruptcy Code" ("Code"). The United States Constitution...
- United States bankruptcy courts are courts created under Article I of the United States Constitution. The current system of bankruptcy courts was created...