Florida judge closes loophole on a debtor’s duty to “perform his intention” regarding surrender.
Judge Tjoflat dissents from his own opinion to advocate rehearing en banc.
The Eleventh Circuit punts on exempting HSAs under Georgia law.
Continuing FLSA claims arising after filing are not subject to judicial estoppel.
Judge can’t save debtors from the consequences of their self-inflicted wounds.
Client questionnaires are held to be protected by the attorney/client privilege.
Debtor-friendly FDCPA opinion gains traction beyond the Second Circuit.
Powers of an assignee for creditors are restrictive, not expansive.
Plan insulating business owners flunks the test for third-party releases.
Employing nonattorneys is a false economy for debt collectors.