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January 24, 2017

Financing litigation is champertous if the lender exercises control.

January 20, 2017

Escrows and miscellaneous proceeds held to be real property, not additional collateral.
Escrows and miscellaneous proceeds held to be real property, not additional collateral.

January 6, 2017

Deadlines for direct appeal to the circuit are procedural, not jurisdictional.
Deadlines for direct appeal to the circuit are procedural, not jurisdictional.

December 22, 2016

An admitted attempt to collect a debt rendered informational only by a disclaimer.
An admitted attempt to collect a debt rendered informational only by a disclaimer.

November 29, 2016

Patriot Coal decision analyzes Supreme Court authorities on sovereign immunity.
Patriot Coal decision analyzes Supreme Court authorities on sovereign immunity.

October 18, 2016

Automatic stay nonetheless may preclude collecting judgment from estate property.