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May 7, 2018

A trust designed to defeat the claims of creditors can sometimes hold up in bankruptcy.

May 4, 2018

Caselaw is evolving on the applicability of the automatic stay to ordinary litigation against Puerto Rico and its governmental officials.

May 3, 2018

To avoid having a discharge revoked, a debtor must either comply with the order or obtain a stay pending appeal.

May 2, 2018

A chapter 7 debtor’s postpetition legal malpractice claims are not estate property, BAP says.

May 1, 2018

An executive with a rejected contract must prove value to have an allowable administrative claim, 9th Circuit BAP says.

April 30, 2018

Eighth Circuit insulates parishes and church schools from substantive consolidation.

April 27, 2018

Bankruptcy courts have constitutional power to sanction for actions occurring during administration of a bankruptcy case.

April 26, 2018

The Second Circuit’s Barnet opinion on Section 109(a)’s requirement of property in the U.S. is satisfied by claims located in the U.S.

April 25, 2018

An unreasonable but good faith, subjective belief that there is no injunction bars a finding of contempt in the Ninth Circuit.

April 24, 2018

Not a true public sale, a tax foreclosure in New Jersey can be attacked as a preference without implicating concerns about federalism.