July 9, 2020
The Seventh Circuit opinion raises the question of whether (or when) a court may restrict the use of a provision in a chapter 13 plan that Section 1322(b) permits.
December 18, 2019
Pleas to injustice and unfairness failed to persuade the Seventh Circuit to depart from a state law exemption for wages.
November 14, 2019
Appeals courts won’t allow bankruptcy to shield debtors from paying parking tickets and fines incurred in the course of a chapter 13 case.
September 24, 2019
Seventh Circuit splits with other circuits on basis for jurisdiction to determine the amount of a tax.
March 18, 2019
Judge Easterbrook pens another gem. Even if you don’t like the result, you gotta like the language.
March 5, 2019
Seventh Circuit overrules two precedents holding that Section 363(m) renders appeals moot.
August 25, 2016
Finality depends on the final resolution of a dispute, not an issue within a dispute, Circuit Judge Easterbrook says.