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October 17, 2022

A creditor can’t be compelled to arbitrate the validity of a claim before the bankruptcy court decides whether the involuntary petitioner’s claim is subject to a bona fide dispute.

October 14, 2022

Once the debtor loses the right to do business, taking customers for no consideration isn’t a fraudulent transfer, Judge Isgur holds.

October 13, 2022

False advertising that violates non-bankruptcy law isn’t necessarily a violation of the automatic stay, New York district judge says.

October 12, 2022

Counsel run the risk of being paid lower local rates in ‘mega’ cases filed in the Eastern District of Virginia.

October 11, 2022

In spreading the automatic stay, the bankruptcy court again employed the traditional analysis without recognition that the non-debtors are solvent.

October 5, 2022

Claims under pre-petition contracts extended after bankruptcy can have administrative status if there was benefit to the estate, district judge says, reversing the bankruptcy court.

October 4, 2022

Judge Glenn allowed the redaction of individual crypto customers’ home and email addresses, but requires the disclosure of their names and the amount of their claims. No redactions for business customers.

October 3, 2022

Texas judge rules in favor of the debtor on an issue similar to the question coming before the Supreme Court in Bartenwerfer.

September 30, 2022

Eleventh Circuit gives the bankruptcy judge wide discretion in subordinating debts and denying retroactive approval of loans.

September 28, 2022

Adequate assurance of future performance may not be required if the debtor has already cured the breach of lease, the Ninth Circuit says.