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July 26, 2018

A creditor’s expenses in removing its equipment after contract rejection is not entitled to administrative status.
Opinion doesn’t cite contrary Ninth Circuit and BAP authority permitting ‘chapter 20.’

July 25, 2018

Eleventh Circuit holds that dismissing bankruptcy comes too late if claims weren’t disclosed.

July 24, 2018

Bankruptcy court may overrule a state court that rules incorrectly on the discharge of a debt.

July 23, 2018

Mediation can result in a binding settlement even without a written agreement.

July 20, 2018

Third Circuit upholds Delaware’s Judge Gross by nixing profit-sharing agreements under Section 365(f)(1).

July 19, 2018

Bondholders won a skirmish but may still lose the war with Puerto Rico.

July 18, 2018

Assuming service was properly effected, Judge Martin Glenn views Wellness International as permitting bankruptcy courts to enter final default judgments in all adversary proceedings.

July 17, 2018

Merely pleading a false statement under oath won’t beat a motion to dismiss for failure to state a claim, Fifth Circuit says.
PROMESA’s authority is in the Territories Clause of the Constitution, District Judge Swain says.