Harassing a former lover isn’t an automatic stay violation.
The appeals court reviews the ‘totality of the circumstances’ when government action has elements of both regulatory enforcement and furtherance of the state’s pecuniary interest.
Seventh Circuit says that Fulton left open the question of whether holding an impounded car violates Sections 362(a)(4) or (a)(6).
Fourth Circuit expands federal government’s setoff rights under the Treasury Offset Program.
The statutory basis for permanent relief under today’s chapter 15 was found in former Section 304, which chapter 15 superseded.
Splitting with the Sixth Circuit, Pittsburgh district judge rules that a FLSA suit falls within the ‘police and regulatory’ exception to the automatic stay.
District judge in Indiana holds that the automatic stay only ends as to the debtor’s property after a repeat filing, not also as to estate property.