Self-help, private debt collection and the concomitant risks : a comparative law analysis /
The book shows that self-help in commercial law is a fast, inexpensive and efficient alternative to court enforcement. Self-help remedies and private debt collection are largely but not exclusively features of common law jurisdictions, since remnants of private enforcement can still be found in cont...
|Author / Creator:||Stanescu, Catalin-Gabriel, 1980- author.|
|Imprint:||Cham : Springer, 2015.|
|Description:||1 online resource (xvi, 315 pages)|
LAW -- Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice.
|URL for this record:||http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11095838|
- 1. Introduction
- 2. General Background and History of Self-Help and Private Enforcement
- 3. Self-Help and Contract Law
- 4. Active Self-Help: Self-Help Repossession, Administrative Receivership, Private Disposition of Collateral and Strict Foreclosure
- 5. Factoring, Bad Debt and Collection Agencies
- 6. Abusive Debt Collection Practices and the Building Blocks of an Efficient Debt Collection Regime
- 7. Remedies Against Abusive Practices and Calls for Reform
- 8. Conclusions.