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April 19, 2018

The rate of post-judgment interest on a nondischargeable debt depends on whether there was a judgment before or after filing, the Ninth Circuit BAP says.

April 18, 2018

The high court seemed primed to rule that a debt will be discharged despite an oral misrepresentation about one asset.
Holders of nondischargeable claims can be forced to accept pro rata payments during the life of the plan and collect the remainder only after discharge or dismissal, the BAP rules.

April 17, 2018

Bullard did not undermine the automatic appealability of orders granting or denying homestead exemptions.

April 16, 2018

Circuits are split on requiring use of leased equipment before allowing an administrative claim.

April 13, 2018

A post-petition transfer occurs when an ordinary check is honored, not when it is delivered.

April 12, 2018

Following a suggestion made by two Supreme Court justices, Tribune creditors ask the Second Circuit to recall the mandate and remand for reconsideration in district court.

April 11, 2018

Principles of comity justify enforcing a U.K. scheme of arrangement that releases non-filed affiliates’ guarantees.

April 10, 2018

Courts are split on two issues regarding the antimodification provisions in Sections 1123(b)(5) and 1322(b)(2).
Another court rules that Sebelius isn’t controlling on the characterization of the individual mandate under the Bankruptcy Code.