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.
November 15, 2018
Super priority claims are not created under Section 503(b) and therefore don’t take a back seat to chapter 7 administrative claims.
November 14, 2018
Judge Vyskocil denounces an involuntary petition as an attempt by senior, fully secured noteholders to profit at the expense of subordinate noteholders.
November 13, 2018
The government doesn’t violate the automatic stay by refusing to reinstate a driver’s license suspended for failure to pay traffic fines, Judge Surratt-States says.
November 9, 2018
Florida judge finds no duty to investigate suspicions of fraud when even the auditors had been duped.
November 8, 2018
Split deepens regarding failure to return a repossessed auto as an automatic stay violation.
November 7, 2018
Rooker-Feldman applies only if the state proceedings have ended before the federal suit is filed, Eleventh Circuit says.
November 6, 2018
An Alabama statute designed to aid wrongful death claimants ends up hurting them in Chrysler’s bankruptcy.