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February 12, 2021

Judge Grabill would have given commercial creditors either their own committee or special counsel given the different interests of sexual abuse claimants.

October 14, 2020

Judge Grabill finds nothing in Section 1329(d) to preclude extending the duration of a plan if payments were already in default when the CARES Act was enacted on March 27.

July 24, 2020

More than 600 cases have already been filed under the SBRA since subchapter V of chapter 11 became effective in February.

February 24, 2020

Bankruptcy judge finds no statutory power for a chapter 13 trustee to prosecute a lawsuit that the debtor was judicially estopped for pursuing.

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.
New Orleans district judge finds discretion in Fifth and Ninth Circuit authority for jurisdiction over an appeal after dismissal of the underlying bankruptcy case.

July 26, 2018

A creditor’s expenses in removing its equipment after contract rejection is not entitled to administrative status.
A creditor’s expenses in removing its equipment after contract rejection is not entitled to administrative status.

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.
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.