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July 19, 2016

GM case will decide applicability of ‘safe harbor’ to interest payments on debt securities.
Failure to notice all class members was pivotal in permitting a class proof of claim.

July 18, 2016

Georgia district judge confronts creditors who file claims based on stale debts.
‘Plain meaning’ permits discharge of some tax penalties.

July 15, 2016

Ninth Circuit avoids the one-day-late rule for nondischargeability of tax debts.
Ninth Circuit will decide en banc whether BAPs were “established” by Congress.
Creditor’s unrepentant attitude escalates punitive damages from $33,700 to $250,000.

July 14, 2016

Majority in D.C. Circuit are flexible on judicial estoppel summary judgment motions.
Judge Gross finds Judge Gerber in Lyondell more persuasive than the Second Circuit in Tribune.
Due process failure exposes New GM to liabilities for Old GM’s conduct.