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Agency United States Trustee Program
Acronym UST
Hierarchy Department of Justice.
Docs Handbooks; Legal Materials
URL http://www.usdoj.gov/ust/
Notes Acts in the public interest to promote the efficiency and to protect and preserve the integrity of the bankruptcy system. It works to secure the just, speedy, and economical resolution of bankruptcy cases; monitors the conduct of parties and takes action to ensure compliance with applicable laws and procedures; identifies and investigates bankruptcy fraud and abuse; and oversees administrative functions in bankruptcy cases.