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June 28, 2019

If a lower court buys an argument that’s clearly wrong, is the argument nonetheless ‘objectively reasonable?’ And does Taggart apply to an automatic stay violation?

June 27, 2019

Judge Olson refers a lawyer for civil and criminal investigations after uncovering dozens of unauthorized filings.

June 3, 2019

‘No objectively reasonable basis’ is the high court standard to find civil contempt for violating the discharge injunction.

May 10, 2019

Second Circuit won’t give a defendant a windfall if the debtor scheduled the lawsuit in the wrong place but told the trustee and the court.
Appeals court lauds Bankruptcy Judge Jeffrey Norman’s ‘well-reasoned’ opinion.

April 29, 2019

The Ninth Circuit BAP follows Kelley, even though the panel implies that the Supreme Court tortured the language in Section 523(a)(7).

April 25, 2019

In Taggart v. Lorenzen, the justices sounded largely noncommittal, except for the Chief Justice, who seemed in the debtor’s camp favoring a stricter standard for contempt of the discharge injunction.

April 16, 2019

Copious disclosure required for post-petition payment of fees to be permissible in chapter 7.

April 4, 2019

Fed up with a lawyer’s frivolous litigation tactics, the federal and state courts suspended a lawyer from practice.

March 6, 2019

A creditor must attempt to stop a state court from violating the stay, the Sixth Circuit BAP holds.