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November 7, 2022

Harris v. Viegelahn bars any payment by a chapter 13 trustee after conversion, not just payments to creditors, Judge LaShonda Hunt says.

October 6, 2022

If a debtor owns property as a joint tenant with right of survivorship, the trustee has nothing to sell if the debtor dies.

June 16, 2022

Substantial consummation under Section 1193(b) was defined by the bankruptcy court to mean commencement of distributions to some but not all creditor classes.

June 7, 2022

Surprisingly, there is little authority on whether or how a receiver may respond to the filing of an involuntary petition.

December 29, 2021

The possibility that interim compensation allowances can be disgorged means that counsel won’t have an undue advantage over other administrative creditors, Judge Cleary says.

December 27, 2021

Lower courts are split on whether violating a PACA trust results in a nondischargeable debt. The question is on direct appeal to the Eleventh Circuit.

December 11, 2021

Despite Fulton, a Chicago bankruptcy judge rules that the City of Chicago might have violated Section 362(a)(4), (a)(6) or (a)(7) by refusing to release impounded cars immediately after a debtor files a chapter 13 petition.

November 9, 2021

The suggestion that the debtor never won undercut the poker player’s testimony about uncorroborated gambling losses.

August 30, 2021

The opinion tells plaintiffs what actions to take before filing suit to ensure constitutional standing to pursue a claim under the FDCPA.

March 31, 2021

The statutory basis for permanent relief under today’s chapter 15 was found in former Section 304, which chapter 15 superseded.

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