January 22, 2016
Seventh Circuit upsets Illinois system for collecting delinquent real estate taxes
Third Circuit decision written by no Third Circuit judges
January 21, 2016
Judge Edith Jones elevates ‘chutzpah’ to a legal concept in the Fifth Circuit.
Automatic stay bars collecting a debt by offsetting a tax refund.
Foreign sellers take note: State law may confer more benefit than international law.
January 20, 2016
Massachusetts judges disagree on ‘forced vesting’ in chapter 13 plan.
Manhattan judge won’t allow using the court like a collection agency in two-party dispute.
January 19, 2016
Judge Gerber pens a treatise on consequences of bad-faith chapter 15 filing.
Trust must be carefully drafted in Illinois to retain the entireties exemption.
Bankrupt employers get a boost from the Third Circuit for negotiations with labor unions.