Bankruptcy in Crisis - A Regency Saga: Part 2 - The Busy Bankruptcy Court
Insolvency Intelligence, Vol. 17, No. 10, pp. 134-138, 2004
12 Pages Posted: 22 Jan 2009
Date Written: January 16, 2009
This, the second in a series of articles on bankruptcy law and practice in the Regency era, focuses on the Bankruptcy Court. Charts the careers of Francis Vesey and George Rose, two of the chief reporters of the period. Summarises the periods in office of Lords Loughborough, Erskine and Eldon, three of the Lord Chancellors of the era.
Keywords: insolvency, regency england, debtors, creditors, judges, bankruptcy court, law reporters
JEL Classification: K00
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