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October 25, 2021

The debtor’s bad faith chapter 13 filings convinced Judge Hall to allow garnishment of funds held by the trustee after dismissal.

October 21, 2021

Disclosing a lawsuit in the SOFA and discussing the suit with the trustee was no substitute for listing the suit among a debtor’s assets, the Ninth Circuit held.

October 20, 2021

Retired Judge Kressel wrote the opinion in 2000 relied on by the Eighth Circuit.

October 19, 2021

Debtor accepted a bar to refiling to avoid dismissal with prejudice of her chapter 13 case.

October 14, 2021

Pennsylvania’s Judge Conway hints that failure to stop proceedings after bankruptcy can be an automatic stay violation, even after Fulton.

October 13, 2021

Curiously, bifurcated fee arrangements are sometimes permitted in the Eastern District of Kentucky.

October 11, 2021

A debtor with negative disposable income was forced to go through two trials and three appeals to discharge student loans.

October 7, 2021

New York district judge requires a student loan debtor to prove the reasonableness of living expenses when the lender never objected.

October 4, 2021

The Iqbal and Twombly standards don’t apply to involuntary petitioners who are required to use Official Form 105.

September 30, 2021

A creditor can’t elect a trustee to pick its adversary in a lawsuit, Bankruptcy Judge Gunn says.

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