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Displaying Journal Articles with Topic 9th Circuit

February 15, 2019

An appellate court will decide whether four years of jailing means that civil incarceration has become futile.

February 4, 2019

Ninth Circuit says that Section 158(d)(1) isn’t an appeals court’s jurisdiction over a ‘Stern’ matter.

December 28, 2018

Ninth Circuit is the first court of appeals to expand a debtor’s appellate counsel fees beyond successfully defending an award for a willful stay violation.

December 12, 2018

‘Adamant’ dissenter argues that condemnation claims arising from eminent domain are excepted from discharge under the Takings Clause.

December 6, 2018

Pet insurance and proceeds are exempt, even above the value of the pet.

November 29, 2018

Vigorous dissent argues that the majority misread Ninth Circuit precedent in barring a debtor from exempting post-petition appreciation in a homestead.

October 16, 2018

Second, Fifth, Ninth and Eleventh Circuits agree that supplying “necessaries” by itself won’t justify a maritime lien.

October 3, 2018

A claim must be disallowed on the validity of the debt before the associated lien can be voided under Section 506(d), the Ninth Circuit BAP holds.

September 19, 2018

Appeals court talks about discharging a debt when the issue is denial of discharge.

September 11, 2018

BAP opinion shows that contempt is virtually impossible to prove in the Ninth Circuit following Taggart.