Judge Neil Bason allows a chapter 11 debtor to distribute the proceeds from the sale of a cannabis business.
Bankruptcy Judge William Lafferty declined (for now) to halt suits against nondebtor affiliates for lack of an adequate record to justify a preliminary injunction.
A surprising opinion by the Ninth Circuit was nonprecedential.
A deferred settlement agreement, like a workout agreement, can’t be assumed under Section 365.
California bankruptcy judge doubts the Ninth Circuit will adopt the BAP’s dicta by holding that technical stay violations are only voidable, not void.
Agreement on the price and nothing else short of an enforceable contract.
Appealing an order appointing a chapter 11 trustee does not entitle the DIP’s counsel to compensation pending appeal, Judge Klein says.
An unmarried domestic partner faces obstacles in claiming a homestead exemption, a BAP opinion shows.
The Ninth Circuit dissenter interpreted the statute to mean that the debtor must pay a tax lien twice if the lien was avoided and preserved.
When avoiding a judgment lien under Section 522(f), state law cannot dictate that the amount of the exemption is the amount in effect when the lien was created.