marshaling assets and securities
The process of organizing, ranking, and distributing funds in a manner set forth by law as being the most effective way to discharge debts that are owed to various creditors.

Dictionary from West's Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005.


marshaling assets and securities
The process of organizing, ranking, and distributing funds in a manner set forth by law as being the most effective way to discharge debts that are owed to various creditors.

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