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May 8, 2019
New Orleans district judge finds discretion in Fifth and Ninth Circuit authority for jurisdiction over an appeal after dismissal of the underlying bankruptcy case.
October 2, 2018
Law firm suspended 90 days for multiple violations of rules of professional conduct.
July 26, 2018
A creditor’s expenses in removing its equipment after contract rejection is not entitled to administrative status.
June 1, 2018
Lower courts split three ways on 401(k) contributions and the calculation of disposable income in chapter 13.
April 20, 2018
Debtor’s counsel can’t recover prefiling expenses in a ‘no money down’ bankruptcy in the W.D. La.
April 16, 2018
Circuits are split on requiring use of leased equipment before allowing an administrative claim.
March 2, 2018
District judge changes local practice in the bankruptcy court on interim awards in chapter 13.
February 15, 2018
The exaction for failure to purchase health insurance under the ACA is a tax for constitutional purposes but not a tax under the Bankruptcy Code, New Orleans judge rules.
October 4, 2017
Lawyers can’t be reimbursed for advancing filing fees through fee applications or ‘no-look’ fees.
May 16, 2017
Harris v. Viegelahn extended from chapter 13 conversions to dismissals.