Judge Barnes won’t allow a chapter 13 debtor’s counsel to be paid at the expense of secured creditors.
‘Value’ doesn’t mean ‘present value’ in Section 1325(b)(1)(A), Judge Lorch says.
Chicago parking ticket cases to be resolved in the Seventh Circuit.
Debtors with too much student loan debt are functionally ineligible for any form of bankruptcy relief.
Illinois judges disagree on whether direct payments to a mortgagee are “under the plan” and must be made in full to obtain a chapter 13 discharge.
The Third and Seventh Circuits agree on a concept that limits a debtor’s ability to recover accrued Social Security benefits that are set off before bankruptcy.
Judge Thorne rules that exceptions to the automatic stay do not allow the City of Chicago to retain possession of impounded cars.
The payee of a check isn’t necessarily the transferee of a fraudulent transfer, Chicago judge says.
Do free and clear sales confer interests that are entitled to adequate protection?
Although the debtor only intended to halt eviction, the Seventh Circuit enhanced the sentence to reflect the claims of all creditors.