Debtor's Counsel's Fiduciary Duty: Is There a Duty to Rat in Chapter 11?
Greenebaum Doll & McDonald PLLC
Nancy B. Rapoport
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
February 1, 2010
American Bankruptcy Institute Journal, p. 16, February 2010
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-16
This article discusses what duties counsel to the debtor-in-possession owe (and to whom they owe these duties) when the debtor-in-possession wants to do something illegal or just plain dumb.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 4
Keywords: ethics, professional responsibility, bankruptcy, chapter 11, fiduciary duties
JEL Classification: K1, K10, K20, K29, K42, K49
Date posted: February 2, 2010 ; Last revised: July 28, 2010