Rochelle's Daily Wire

ABI Exclusive

January 13, 2021

Where the courts are split, Idaho judge sides with the Tenth Circuit BAP and allows a chapter 13 debtor to retain post-petition appreciation in the value of a homestead following conversion to chapter 7.

December 10, 2020

Section 326(b) could have been (incorrectly) read to mean that non-standing subchapter V trustees are not entitled to compensation.

February 28, 2020

Trustees in chapter 12 fare better than chapter 13 trustees if a case is dismissed before confirmation.

July 16, 2019

Idaho judge seems to disagree with the Second Circuit’s ruling that a chapter 12 debtor can surrender less than all of the collateral to confirm a plan.
Idaho judge seems to disagree with the Second Circuit’s ruling that a chapter 12 debtor can surrender less than all of the collateral to confirm a plan.

May 3, 2018

To avoid having a discharge revoked, a debtor must either comply with the order or obtain a stay pending appeal.
To avoid having a discharge revoked, a debtor must either comply with the order or obtain a stay pending appeal.

March 23, 2018

Neither oral statements nor emails are sanctionable under Rule 9011, Judge Pappas says.
Neither oral statements nor emails are sanctionable under Rule 9011, Judge Pappas says.

May 10, 2017

Florida and Idaho Judges Disagree with Fifth Circuit and a New Mexico Judge.