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April 13, 2019
Sovereign Immunity Doesn’t Insulate States from Lien Stripping
For three independent reasons, Judge Taddonio rules that states are not immune from stripping down or stripping off tax liens.
Pennsylvania Western District
March 15, 2019
Reading Stern Narrowly, Delaware Judge to Issue Final Order in Fraudulent Transfer Suit
Judge Sontchi declines to rule that 28 U.S.C. § 157 is unconstitutional by denominating fraudulent transfer suits as ‘core’ proceedings.
February 28, 2019
Third Circuit Strips Debt Buyers of Defenses Under the FDCPA
Hiring a collection agent will not insulate a debt buyer from liability under the FDCPA.
February 25, 2019
Third Circuit Pronounces a Damages Formula for Fraudulent Entireties Transfers
Third Circuit lauds Bankruptcy Judge Agresti for ‘prescient thinking.’
February 19, 2019
Barton Also Protects Asbestos Trusts, Delaware Judge Says
If a suit filed in violation of Barton ends up in bankruptcy court, must the judge still dismiss? The courts are split.
December 7, 2018
A Lack of ‘Stern’ Jurisdiction Bars a Transfer Under 28 U.S.C. § 1631
Third Circuit makes a fine distinction regarding bankruptcy courts as ‘courts of the U.S.’
December 4, 2018
A Tenant with a Rejected Lease Could End Up Paying No Rent, Third Circuit Says
A tenant with a rejected lease retains ‘recoupment’ rights in addition to the protections in Section 365(h).
November 28, 2018
Delaware Judge Allows Unsecured Claim for Contractual Attorneys’ Fees
Delaware district judge reads Supreme Court’s Travelers opinion as requiring the allowance of post-petition contractual claims for attorneys’ fees.
November 19, 2018
Triangular Setoff Barred (Again) in Delaware
A triangular setoff, valid under state law, is unenforceable in bankruptcy under Section 553(a).
November 8, 2018
New Jersey Judges Side with the Minority on Turnover of Repossessed Autos
Split deepens regarding failure to return a repossessed auto as an automatic stay violation.