63 Pages Posted: 14 Jul 2006
Date Written: July 6, 2006
As is the case in several other jurisdictions, policymakers in the United Kingdom are seeking to adjust the bankruptcy laws to reflect ever increasing usage of the bankruptcy system by consumer debtors. This paper sketches the existing and emerging consumer bankruptcy systems in Scotland, England and Wales and seeks to assess the fitness for purpose of those systems.
Keywords: bankruptcy, consumer debt
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Walters, Adrian and McKenzie Skene, Donna W., Consumer Bankruptcy Law Reform in Scotland, England and Wales (July 6, 2006). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=914522 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.914522