Asset-Preservation Orders Act


The Uniform Asset-Preservation Orders Act creates a uniform process for the issuance of asset-preservation orders, which are in personam orders which preserve the assets of a defendant in order to prevent a party from dissipating assets prior to judgment.

Staff Contact

Kaitlin D. Wolff kwolff@uniformlaws.org


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Drafting History

Origin: Completed by the Uniform Law Commission in 2012.
Committee/Resources: Asset-Preservation Orders Act