bankruptcy order
bankruptcy order
(=receiving order) (Dictionary of Canadian Bankruptcy Terms)
An Order handed down by the Court following the successful petition to have a person or company placed into bankruptcy. In an amendment dated December 15, 2004 this term was changed to Bankruptcy Order from Receiving Order. (Dictionary of Canadian Bankruptcy Terms)

United Glossary of Bankruptcy Terms 2012.


Glossary of Bankruptcy.

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