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April 4, 2016

Fleeting passage of money through the U.S. can bestow jurisdiction on U.S. courts.
Default interest rate given to unsecured creditors in full-payment chapter 11 plan.

April 1, 2016

Eleventh Circuit keeps taxpayer on the hook for late-filed tax returns.

March 31, 2016

Judge bends over backward so debtor can keep an $80,000 windfall.

March 30, 2016

First Circuit becomes first appeals court to allow more time for a claim following dismissal.

March 29, 2016

BAPs weren’t created by Congress, Ninth Circuit holds over vigorous dissent.
District Court trims Puerto Rico’s tax revenue by ruling in favor of Wal-Mart.

March 28, 2016

Creditors, not just trustees, are barred from suing by Section 546(e).
Another circuit joins the trend toward limiting the doctrine of equitable mootness.

March 25, 2016

State courts should rule on state law issues, says circuit panel including Richard Posner.