Bankruptcy, wage earner plans and reorganizations seminar
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Published by Seattle-King County Young Lawyers in [Seattle] .
Written in English


  • Bankruptcy -- Washington (State) -- Congresses.,
  • Corporate reorganizations -- Washington (State) -- Congresses.,
  • Bankruptcy -- United States -- Congresses.,
  • Corporate reorganizations -- United States -- Congresses.

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Bibliography: leaf 116.

Statementspeakers, George Lundin ... [et al.]
SeriesBridging-the-gap series, Bridging the gap (Boston, Mass.)
ContributionsLundin, George., Seattle-King County Bar Association. Young Lawyer"s Section.
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 116 leaves :
Number of Pages116
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16235073M

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