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September 8, 2023

Court’s inherent authority to sanction allows coercive contempt sanctions where rules and statutes are not up to the task.

August 31, 2023

The RICO suit by Jay Alix Against McKinsey mostly survived a motion to dismiss.

August 15, 2023

The same day the Supreme Court decided to hear Purdue, a district judge on Long Island, N.Y., sent dozens of long-stayed sexual abuse cases back to state court where the debtor is not a named defendant.

August 11, 2023

Unlike the case we reported on yesterday, there was no ‘related to’ jurisdiction because the outcome of a suit between two nondebtors wouldn’t have a direct effect on the bankrupt estate.

August 10, 2023

There could be ‘related to’ jurisdiction if a lawsuit between nondebtors might reduce claims against the bankrupt estate.

August 8, 2023

The Second Circuit split with the First Circuit, which had permitted nationwide class actions because the discharge injunction is statutory.

August 7, 2023

Monetary defaults, including default rates and fees, must be cured before a debtor may assume a loan agreement, New York’s Judge Bentley rules.

July 28, 2023

Contracts with corporations aren’t likely to be personal services contracts.

July 18, 2023

Even under an unfavorable choice of law, a debtor in Connecticut was allowed to enjoy the state’s new $250,000 homestead exemption, even though her debts had accrued before the increase went into effect.

June 29, 2023

Courts are split on whether the debt providing eligibility for Sub V must have arisen from a business that was active on the filing date.

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