Law Notes

Reports to the Arkansas Bar by the Faculty of the University of Arkansas School of Law.

School of Law
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Robert A. Leflar Law Center
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University of Arkansas
Fayetteville, AR 72701

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Articles written by

Susan Schneider

Chapter 12 Bankruptcy: Family Farm Restructuring

This overview of Chapter 12 Bankruptcy is written to provide an introduction to the basic Chapter 12 process, highlighting some of the issues that distinguish it from other types of bankruptcy and explaining how it may be useful to family […]

Notes on Food Law: An Overview of the Food Safety Modernization Act

Consumer interest in food has been steadily increasing in recent years. Fueled by popular books such as Omnivore‚Äôs Dilemma by Michael Pollan, and documentaries such as Food Inc., many consumers now seek information about where their food comes from and […]

Bankruptcy Reform: Changes to Chapter 12 – Adjustment of Debts of a Family Farmer

The Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention and Consumer Protection Act of 2005 became law on April 20, 2005. While much of the new law is directed toward consumer bankruptcy reform, it also includes a number of important changes to Chapter 12 of […]