A defense that fails the ‘laugh test’ still beats a summary judgment motion, district judge says.
Sovereign immunity protects a tribe even after successful veil piercing.
‘Stay and pay’ may not be permissible, but the remedies can be toothless.
If creditors want more information about a lawsuit to pursue after confirmation, they must ask for it.
Split grows on whether ‘substantial contribution’ claims are limited to chapters 9 and 11.
PACA trust creditors can’t hold a chapter 11 debtor hostage, judge rules.
Tennessee judge changes a practice established in 1995 regarding unclaimed distributions.
Debtors have standing for a motion compelling a trustee to abandon.
Unperfected mortgage can be perfected after discharge, BAP implies.
Courts divided on rationale, Sixth Circuit BAP adopts First Circuit’s approach.