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February 20, 2018

How to ruin a good case: have your adversary arrested during mediation.

February 16, 2018

A security retainer held by a foreign liquidator’s U.S. counsel satisfies the chapter 15 requirement of property in the U.S.
A case on the ability of state law to take property out of the estate after filing may not go to the Supreme Court.

February 15, 2018

The exaction for failure to purchase health insurance under the ACA is a tax for constitutional purposes but not a tax under the Bankruptcy Code, New Orleans judge rules.

February 14, 2018

Local lawyers were also caught up in the maelstrom caused by a ‘nationwide’ firm that skirted bankruptcy law and rules.

February 13, 2018

Courts split on which change of venue statute applies to ‘related to’ suits in district court.

February 12, 2018

‘Plausibility’ evidently does not apply when pleading ‘related to’ bankruptcy jurisdiction.
Opinion ostensibly leaves a debtor without recourse for a supplier’s post-petition breach occurring before rejection.

February 9, 2018

Courts split on whether Section 108(a) extension of statutes of limitations applies to chapter 13 debtors.

February 8, 2018

A secured creditor making the 1111(b) election is not automatically entitled to a due-on-sale clause paying the claim in full if the property is sold after confirmation.