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December 21, 2018

Local rules may not impose confirmation requirements beyond those contained in the statute.

October 30, 2018

A motion extending the dischargeability deadline does not require personal service on the debtor, Chicago judge rules.
A motion extending the dischargeability deadline does not require personal service on the debtor, Chicago judge rules.

September 21, 2018

Judge Barnes won’t allow a chapter 13 debtor’s counsel to be paid at the expense of secured creditors.
Judge Barnes won’t allow a chapter 13 debtor’s counsel to be paid at the expense of secured creditors.

September 12, 2018

Chicago parking ticket cases to be resolved in the Seventh Circuit.
Chicago parking ticket cases to be resolved in the Seventh Circuit.

September 5, 2018

Debtors with too much student loan debt are functionally ineligible for any form of bankruptcy relief.

August 31, 2018

Illinois judges disagree on whether direct payments to a mortgagee are “under the plan” and must be made in full to obtain a chapter 13 discharge.
Illinois judges disagree on whether direct payments to a mortgagee are “under the plan” and must be made in full to obtain a chapter 13 discharge.