For three independent reasons, Judge Taddonio rules that states are not immune from stripping down or stripping off tax liens.
Bankruptcy Judge Volk, nominated for the district court, rules in favor of the debtor on a question dividing the courts.
Former NFL players with neurological impairment can file bankruptcy and exempt payments under league’s concussion settlement.
A judicial lien impairing an exemption is avoidable in some states under Section 522(f), but not in others.
New York court delves into issues covered by the Fifth Circuit in Hawk and DeBerry.