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Major Treatises by Topic

This guide lists major legal treatises, handbooks, hornbooks and guides by topic. It also lists important current awareness and reporting services for each topic.

Multi-Volume Treatises

Bloomberg Law Bankruptcy Treatise (D. Michael Lynn, et al., eds., 2016). Bloomberg Law.  Online CWRU Users Only.

Collier on Bankruptcy (Alan N. Resnick, Henry J. Sommer, editor-in-chief, 16th ed., 2013-date). Lexis Advance.   Online CWRU Users Only. (23 volumes). 

Robert E. Ginsberg & Robert D. Martin, Ginsberg and Martin on Bankruptcy (5th ed., 2008-date). Westlaw.  Online CWRU Users Only. (4 volumes).

William L. Norton, Jr. & William L. Norton III, Norton Bankruptcy Law and Practice 3d (3d ed., 2008-date). Westlaw. Online CWRU Users Only.  (4 volumes).

Single-Volume Treatises/Hornbooks

David G. Epstein, Bankruptcy and Related Law in a Nutshell (9th ed., 2017). Print: Law Library Reserve KF 1501 .E67 2017.  Ebook: West Academic Study Aids.  Online CWRU Law Users Only.

David G. Epstein & Steve H. Nickles, Principles of Bankruptcy Law (2d ed., 2018). Ebook: West Academic Study Aids. Online CWRU Law Users Only.

David G. Epstein, Steve H. Nickles & James J. White, Bankruptcy (1993). Print: KF1524.E67 1993. 

Jeffrey T. Ferriell & Edward J. Janger,  Understanding Bankruptcy (3d ed., 2013). Print: KF1524. F47 2013.  Ebook: LexisNexis Digital Library.  Online CWRU Law Users Only.

Current Awareness & Looseleaf Services

Bloomberg  Bankruptcy Law News (Frequency: Weekly). Bloomberg Law.  CWRU Law Users Only.

Bankruptcy Law Reporter (CCH/WK)) (Frequency: Biweekly). WK Cheetah.  Westlaw.  CWRU Law Users Only.

Bankruptcy Service, Lawyers Edition (Frequency: Periodically).  Westlaw.  CWRU Law Users Only.