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October 18, 2018

Appeals court insinuates that denial of a lift-stay motion without prejudice is not appealable.
Circuit split is widening on whether inaction can be a violation of the automatic stay.

October 16, 2018

Where the courts are split for lack of specific statutory authority, Judge Robert Jones finds discretion to allow conversion from chapter 12 to chapter 11.

October 10, 2018

A creditor was allowed to keep a voluntary, post-petition payment on a pre-petition debt that the debtor made with non-estate property.

October 2, 2018

Already primed to rule on nonjudicial foreclosure, the Supreme Court might take cases involving contempt, the automatic stay and trademarks.

September 12, 2018

Chicago parking ticket cases to be resolved in the Seventh Circuit.

September 11, 2018

BAP opinion shows that contempt is virtually impossible to prove in the Ninth Circuit following Taggart.

September 4, 2018

Ninth Circuit splits with the First on the interpretation of Section 106(a).

August 17, 2018

Judge Thorne rules that exceptions to the automatic stay do not allow the City of Chicago to retain possession of impounded cars.

August 10, 2018

Puerto Rico’s toll road bonds don’t have statutory liens, circuit court rules.