March 8, 2018
Illinois judge interprets Rule 3002.1 as being ‘debtor-friendly,’ not as creating new grounds for denial of a chapter 13 discharge.
March 7, 2018
Jewel has now been formally rejected in New York and California. Washington, D.C. is next.
March 6, 2018
The parties’ wishes are insufficient to justify sealing.
March 5, 2018
Some justices are critical of the existing test for ruling on non-statutory insider status.
Yet another example of how hard cases make bad law.
March 2, 2018
District judge changes local practice in the bankruptcy court on interim awards in chapter 13.
March 1, 2018
Debtors aren’t required to turn over tax returns that don’t exist.
February 28, 2018
An asset purchaser cannot escape liability for appropriating the benefits of a contract that was not assumed and assigned.
February 27, 2018
Intermediate transfers to financial institutions do not trigger the safe harbor.
Debtor must violate criminal law to justify dismissal, concurring opinion says.