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May 16, 2019
BAP joins the majority of courts by saying that defaulting on direct mortgage payments precludes a chapter 13 debtor from receiving a discharge.
May 13, 2019
Egregious behavior doesn’t always result in nondischargeability for willful and malicious injury.
May 7, 2019
Finding ‘undue hardship’ held not to require discharging all student loan debt.
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 24, 2019
Conversely, giving notice to a creditor’s state-court counsel may not be adequate, New Jersey judge says.
April 23, 2019
Supreme Court will not rule on whether upholding the integrity of the judicial system by itself confers appellate standing.
April 17, 2019
Judge Hunt in Chicago tells debtors’ counsel to oppose inclusion of unjustifiable provisions in chapter 13 plans, even if it means contested confirmation hearings.
April 15, 2019
Are there two tests for the existence of a claim, one test for claims against the debtor and another test for claims by the debtor?
April 10, 2019
The logic of Harris v. Viegelahn doesn’t mean that chapter 13 debtors receive distributions refunded by creditors.