December 3, 2018
District judge in Brooklyn overturns the bankruptcy court and again exposes colleges and universities to the receipt of fraudulent transfers when insolvent parents pay their childrens’ tuition.
November 30, 2018
A lawyer was personally assessed $257,000 in sanctions for failure to disclose that his client had sold its $14 million claim.
November 29, 2018
Vigorous dissent argues that the majority misread Ninth Circuit precedent in barring a debtor from exempting post-petition appreciation in a homestead.
November 28, 2018
Delaware district judge reads Supreme Court’s Travelers opinion as requiring the allowance of post-petition contractual claims for attorneys’ fees.
November 27, 2018
Supreme Court’s Epic decision may end up forcing debtors to arbitrate dischargeability of loans.
November 26, 2018
A reversal in the Second Circuit would mean that trustees can recover from subsequent recipients of fraudulent transfers, even if the subsequent transfers were made abroad.
November 21, 2018
Achieving a ‘good result’ is no reason to disregard a command in the Bankruptcy Court.
November 20, 2018
Lease-approval order held moot under Section 363(m) for lack of a stay pending appeal.
November 19, 2018
A triangular setoff, valid under state law, is unenforceable in bankruptcy under Section 553(a).
November 16, 2018
Judge in Dallas lays out the procedure for transferring venue from a district court to a bankruptcy court in another district.