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May 9, 2024

Bankruptcy Judge Christopher Bradley disagreed with a district court in Florida that required a ‘true up’ if actual disposable income in Sub V exceeds projected disposable income.

April 5, 2024

The district court properly reversed and dismissed for lack of subject matter jurisdiction under Barton.

March 14, 2024

Refusing to withdraw a meritless claim with prejudice contributed to the decision by Judge Jernigan to impose high-six-figure sanctions.

January 17, 2024

Despite consent by the firm to withdraw the reference of motions to disgorge its fees, a bankruptcy judge in Houston recommended against withdrawal to district court and against transfer to another district.

January 12, 2024

Unnecessarily holding the lender’s feet to the fire resulted in the allowance of attorneys’ fees to the lender that were twice the debtor’s counsel fees.

December 18, 2023

Whether a creditor violated the automatic stay is not arbitrable in bankruptcy.

November 15, 2023

One month apart, two Houston bankruptcy judges held that a non-voting class is not deemed to have voted against a plan.

October 26, 2023

Bankruptcy Judge Christopher Lopez of Houston will hold trials that could result in more nondischargeable debt for Alex Jones.

October 24, 2023

Former Bankruptcy Judge David R. Jones disagreed with a colleague, who had held that a non-voting class is considered as having voted against a plan.

October 4, 2023

Consolidating student loans after filing creates a post-petition debt that can’t be discharged without filing bankruptcy again.