January 31, 2018
There is no implied assumption of an executory employment contract under the Bankruptcy Code.
January 30, 2018
In the Fifth Circuit, chapter 7 trustees lock in higher compensation.
Second Circuit approves a stay-violation defense in a nonprecedential opinion.
January 29, 2018
New York judge rules that the IRS Handbook is not controlling on auto expenses for the means test.
Circuits are split on requiring a judgment before suing a subsequent transferee.
January 26, 2018
Objection is not required to bar a discharge to an individual who received a chapter 7 discharge within eight years.
January 25, 2018
The Fifth Circuit is being asked to decide whether loan structuring can prevent a borrower from filing bankruptcy.
January 24, 2018
Bankruptcy judge finds bad faith for walking out on a fully documented but unsigned settlement.
January 23, 2018
California judge won’t bar the debtor from settling for more than the original $6 million in compensatory damages while forsaking $40 million in punitive damages earmarked for public interest groups.
January 22, 2018
Fraudulent transfer suit isn’t always required to recover fraudulently transferred property.