A Flatfooted Mistake Isn’t Remedied by Equity or Relation Back, BAP Says

Absent a good excuse for misfiling a complaint, the bankruptcy court properly dismissed a complaint as untimely.

Indiana Bankruptcy Judge Narrowly Reads the Section 546(e) Safe Harbor

Although a stock purchase and a loan payoff were only one month apart, the two transactions lacked a sufficient nexus to invoke the safe harbor, Bankruptcy Judge James Carr said.