Small Business Case (Bankruptcy) Law and Legal Definition

The term 'Small Business Case' when used in the context of bankruptcy means a case without a creditor’s committee. In this case, a creditor’s committee is deemed to be inactive by a court. It is a special type of chapter 11 bankruptcy case. The debtor in a small business case is subjected to more supervision by the U.S. trustee official when compared to other chapter 11 debtors.