Unformatted text preview: course. History: The bankruptcy courts and the district court ruled in favor of the plaintiff, Reiser. Issue: Does the trustee in bankruptcy have the right to assign golfing memberships? Decision: No. The district court’s decision was affirmed. Reasons: This contract would be a personal contract, thus the personality of the parties is material. As a result, forcing assignment would cause the club to breach its agreement with members on the waiting list, each of whom has contractual rights with the club. Thus, the golfing rights are non-assignable personal rights and the trustee’s motion was denied....
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