Topic: Jay Westbrook

Experts Offer Analysis of Issues Facing 82nd Texas State Legislative Session

Jan. 11, 2011

January 11 marks the beginning of the 82nd Texas State Legislature. While the state budget and redistricting are set to be the most pressing issues that the legislature will tackle, a myriad of other issues are likely to come before the session. Faculty experts from The University of Texas at Austin are available to discuss policy and political issues from a variety of perspectives.

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In the Know

June 28, 2010
In the Know

The June 28 weekly roundup of campus kudos and press mentions.

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Law School Students Win Top Honors at Duberstein National Bankruptcy Moot Court Competition

March 26, 2010

Students from The University of Texas School of Law made an unprecedented near sweep of top honors in the 18th annual Conrad B. Duberstein National Bankruptcy Moot Court Competition after successfully competing in final rounds this month in Brooklyn, N.Y.

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Professor looks at the decline in bankruptcy loans

Jan. 27, 2009
Professor looks at the decline in bankruptcy loans

With the economy rapidly deteriorating, thousands of companies are rushing to bankruptcy court in a last-ditch attempt to reorganize and improve their fortunes. Trouble is, their main source of cash is quickly evaporating.

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Law prof quoted by Boston Globe

Nov. 15, 2007
Law prof quoted by Boston Globe

Washington Mutual Inc. got what it wanted in 2005: a revised bankruptcy code that no longer lets people walk away from credit card bills. The largest US savings and loan didn't count on a housing recession.

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