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December 3, 2018

District judge in Brooklyn overturns the bankruptcy court and again exposes colleges and universities to the receipt of fraudulent transfers when insolvent parents pay their childrens’ tuition.

October 19, 2018

With partial success, trustee sues the casino where a fraudster gambled away stolen money.

June 4, 2018

Section 502(b)(4) shields debtors from overreaching lawyers in a new context.

April 5, 2018

Children were the initial transferees of tuition payments, thus giving schools the ‘good faith’ defense to fraudulent transfers.

March 5, 2018

October 3, 2017

Limited knowledge of English and ‘nuances’ in legal terms saved debtor from a fatal admission.

June 21, 2017

Mortgage payments are considered ‘under the plan’ even if made by the chapter 13 debtors directly.

May 12, 2017

Segal v. Rochelle prevented a personal injury claim from becoming estate property.

March 24, 2017

Using a different approach, Judge Grossman agrees with the minority on Section 362(c)(3)(A).

March 23, 2017

Lower courts are tending to disagree with two circuits on Section 1322(b)(2).