Importance of the Supreme Court’s Upcoming Bartenwerfer Decision Seen in Florida Case

The decision by the Supreme Court next term in Bartenwerfer will tell us whether debts can be automatically nondischargeable, even when the debtor is without fault.

Cert Granted to Decide: Is a Principal’s Liability for an Agent’s Fraud Nondischargeable?

The circuits are split on whether an innocent debtor’s liability is automatically nondischargeable when an agent or partner committed fraud.