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April 22, 2022

Reliance on advice of counsel is not a complete defense to contempt citations.

April 8, 2022

Due process considerations mean it’s not harmless error if a debtor was denied standing improperly.

April 7, 2022

March 31, 2022

ate law might provide an equitable basis for denying a state-law exemption, although Law v. Siegel won’t permit equity to defeat an exemption claim under federal law.

March 14, 2022

At the risk of committing error, a district judge in New York reads a third-party release to cover only derivative claims, not direct claims that a creditor may have against a nondebtor.

March 1, 2022

Judge in New Jersey explains why chapter 11 is the best alternative for a large company to deal with mass torts.

February 25, 2022

Equitable tolling can extend the two-year deadline for filing complaints, but the deadline can’t be extended without notice to the defendants, even if they are unknown or unknowable.

January 19, 2022

A district judge in Virginia holds that third-party, non-debtor releases must be approved by district judge under Stern and must comply with the strictures of Federal Rule 23.

January 5, 2022

Circuit courts differ on their understanding of Supreme Court precedent and are now split 3/3 on whether a real estate tax foreclosure can be set aside as a constructive fraudulent transfer.

December 16, 2021

Although the bankruptcy court has subject matter jurisdiction after confirmation, the debtor cannot show ‘good cause’ for Rule 2004 discovery if it would confer an ‘unfair strategic advantage.’