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.
March 24, 2016
The repo man will face no competition from the bankruptcy court.
March 23, 2016
$1,000 in damages justifies $36,000 in attorneys’ fees for violating the FDCPA.
March 22, 2016
Lawyer’s malpractice can satisfy Bullock’s recklessness standard for nondischargeability.
Court in the Ninth Circuit takes more flexible approach to revoking confirmation.