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October 22, 2018

Judge Buchanan collects authorities on all sides of two questions befuddling courts everywhere.

October 15, 2018

Section 1322(c) allows a debtor to cure a mortgage default so long as the foreclosure deed was not recorded before bankruptcy.
Section 1322(c) allows a debtor to cure a mortgage default so long as the foreclosure deed was not recorded before bankruptcy.

October 3, 2018

A claim must be disallowed on the validity of the debt before the associated lien can be voided under Section 506(d), the Ninth Circuit BAP holds.
A claim must be disallowed on the validity of the debt before the associated lien can be voided under Section 506(d), the Ninth Circuit BAP holds.

September 28, 2018

The addition of Section 362(b)(3) is held not to affect the ‘freeze rule’ with regard to lapsing security interests.
The addition of Section 362(b)(3) is held not to affect the ‘freeze rule’ with regard to lapsing security interests.

September 21, 2018

Judge Barnes won’t allow a chapter 13 debtor’s counsel to be paid at the expense of secured creditors.
Judge Barnes won’t allow a chapter 13 debtor’s counsel to be paid at the expense of secured creditors.

September 13, 2018

Bankruptcy judge says a chapter 13 debtor receives ‘several benefits’ from paying 8% in commissions on mortgage payments through the trustee.