Matthew A. Bruckner

Howard University School of Law

Associate Professor

2900 Van Ness Street, N.W.

Washington, DC 20008

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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“  I'm currently working on "The Poor Man's Basic Income Guarantee," "The Insolvency of Chartered Fintechs," & "Bankrupt Public Colleges"  ”

Scholarly Papers (13)

1.

The Promise and Perils of Algorithmic Lenders' Use of Big Data

Chicago-Kent Law Review, Vol. 93, No. 1, 2018, Howard Law Research Paper No. 18-3
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 13 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2018
Matthew A. Bruckner
Howard University School of Law
Downloads 270 (112,518)

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BIg Data, Fintech, marketplace lenders, credit, regulation, discrimination, algorithms, AI, predictive analytics, law, tech, digital, lending, banking, consumers, small businesses, non-banks, lenders, mortgages, CFPB, consumer protection, FTC, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

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Bankrupting Higher Education

91 Am. Bankr. L.J. 697, 2017, Howard Law Research Paper No. 16-5
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 28 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2017
Matthew A. Bruckner
Howard University School of Law
Downloads 234 (129,801)

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bankruptcy, higher education, chapter 11, chapter 9, reorganization, for-profit colleges, forprofit, nonprofit, private colleges, public colleges, reorganization, university, highered

3.

Regulating Fintech Lending

Banking & Financial Services Policy Report, Volume 37, Number 6, June 2018
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 30 Jul 2018 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2018
Matthew A. Bruckner
Howard University School of Law
Downloads 214 (142,794)

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Fintech, Discrimination, CFPB, FTC, ECOA, UDAP, UDAAP, Algorithm, Lending, AI, Marketplace Lending, Fintech Lenders, Machine Learning, Predictive Analytics, Law, Regulation, Credit-score, Credit Invisible, Big Data

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Comments of Academics to Department of Education's RFI Regarding Evaluating Undue Hardship Claims in Adversary Actions Seeking Student Loan Discharge in Bankruptcy Proceedings (Docket No. Ed–2017–Ope–0085)

Indiana Legal Studies Research Paper No. 404
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2018
University of California, Irvine School of Law, Howard University School of Law, Indiana University Maurer School of Law, University of Missouri School of Law and Rutgers University School of Law
Downloads 127 (221,906)

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Bankruptcy, Higher Education, Student Loans, Discharge, Department of Education, ED, Undue Hardship

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The Virtue in Bankruptcy

Loyola University Chicago Law Journal, Vol. 45, 233, 2013, St. John's Legal Studies Research Paper No. 13-0006
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 12 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 13 Feb 2015
Matthew A. Bruckner
Howard University School of Law
Downloads 108 (249,875)
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bankruptcy, virtue ethics, virtue jurisprudence, chapter 11, commercial bankruptcy, corporate bankruptcy, neo-Aristotelian, Aristotle, phronesis, practical wisdom, efficiency, fairness, justice, equity, creditors' bargain, philosophy, legal philosophy, moral philosophy, law and economics

6.

Terminating Tenure: Rejecting Tenure Contracts in Bankruptcy

92 Am. Bankr. L.J. 255 (2018), Howard Law Research Paper No. 18-5
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 12 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2019
Matthew A. Bruckner
Howard University School of Law
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higher education, tenure, executory contracts, takings, constitutional law, bankruptcy law, Fifth Amendment, college, universities, nonprofit, for-profit, Westbrook, Functional test, Countryman, distress

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Higher Ed ‘Do Not Resuscitate’ Orders

Kentucky Law Journal, Vol. 106, No. 223, 2017, Howard Law Research Paper No. 17-1
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 24 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2019
Matthew A. Bruckner
Howard University School of Law
Downloads 98 (268,760)

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Bankruptcy, Higher Ed, College, Universities, Bankrupt, Debtor, Healthcare, Chapter 11, Higher Education, Reorganization, nonprofit, for-profit, restructure, Title IV, Medicare, HHS, CMS, reorganize, fly-by-night, profiteer, chapter 9, Code

8.

Crowdsourcing (Bankruptcy) Fee Control

46 Seton Hall L. Rev. 361 (2016)
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 14 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2018
Matthew A. Bruckner
Howard University School of Law
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bankruptcy, chapter 11, crowdsourcing, crowdsource, fee applications, professionals, ethics, professional ethics, corporate, business

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Improving Bankruptcy Sales by Raising the Bar: Imposing a Preliminary Injunction Standard for Objections to Section 363 Sales

Catholic University Law Review, Vol. 62, No. 1, 2012
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 11 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2019
Matthew A. Bruckner
Howard University School of Law
Downloads 78 (307,813)

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bankruptcy, sales, asset sales, bankruptcy sales, preliminary injunction, injunction, delay, 363, 363(b), 363(f), 7001, 7001(2)

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A No-Contest Discharge for Uncollectable Student Loans

University of Colorado Law Review (2020 Forthcoming), UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2019-33, Howard Law Research Paper
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 12 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 13 Jun 2019
Howard University School of Law, University of Missouri School of Law, University of California, Irvine School of Law and Rutgers University School of Law
Downloads 76 (312,552)

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The Paradox of Social Instability in China and the Role of the Xinfang System

4 CAMBRIDGE STUDENT LAW REVIEW 92 (2008)
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 26 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 23 Jan 2019
Matthew A. Bruckner
Howard University School of Law
Downloads 73 (319,801)

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Preventing Predation & Encouraging Innovation in Fintech Lending

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 27 Jun 2019
Matthew A. Bruckner
Howard University School of Law
Downloads 61 (354,485)

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fintech, lending, marketplace, algorithms, Big Data, machine learning, ML, predictive analytics, AI, artificial intelligence, UDAP, UDAAP, fair lending, credit, underwriting, shadow banking, AlphaGo, DeepBlue, Zest, regulation, FTC, CFPB, attorney general

13.

Crowdsourcing (Bankruptcy) Fee Control for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (Presentation Slides)

Howard Law Research Paper No. 16-6
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 12 Mar 2016
Matthew A. Bruckner
Howard University School of Law
Downloads 30 (464,618)

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crowdsourcing, chapter 11, SME, ABI, ABI Commission, reform, professional fees, restructuring