June 21, 2022
The amendment to Section 547(b) does not require a preference complaint to explain why the defendant doesn’t have affirmative defenses, Judge Walrath says.
June 17, 2022
With the statute silent, the Ninth Circuit makes rules for assets that go to the chapter 7 estate on conversion from chapter 11.
June 16, 2022
Substantial consummation under Section 1193(b) was defined by the bankruptcy court to mean commencement of distributions to some but not all creditor classes.
June 15, 2022
The Supreme Court on June 13 declined to hear two bankruptcy cases in the term to begin next October.
June 14, 2022
Status as a ‘known’ or ‘unknown’ creditor misses the point when a lease was either assumed or rode through the chapter 11 case, Judge Jernigan says.
June 13, 2022
Former managers of a corporation can appeal a conversion order in their own right, Tenth Circuit says.
June 10, 2022
Both individuals and corporations in subchapter V of chapter 11 are barred from discharging debts that are nondischargeable under Section 523(a).
June 9, 2022
Earmarking only applies if the debtor had no dominion and control and the transfer did not diminish the debtor’s estate, BAP says.
June 7, 2022
Surprisingly, there is little authority on whether or how a receiver may respond to the filing of an involuntary petition.
June 6, 2022
After almost three years in chapter 11 without a consensual plan, Bankruptcy Judge Warren is allowing sexual abuse claimants to sue nondebtor parishes and schools.