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Bankruptcy Scholar Melissa Jacoby Discusses Chapter 9

by Cate Long and Gil Hall In the conversation with Cate and Gil, Melissa B. Jacoby outlines some of the legal theories behind bankruptcy in the United States, and discusses how they might impact Puerto Rico. Jacoby is the Graham Kenan Professor of Law at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Municipal bankruptcy (Chapter 9) is a rarely …

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