Individuals in chapter 11 who convert to chapter 7 come out worse that those who convert from chapter 13.
Courts are split on denying a chapter 13 discharge for missing payments made directly to the mortgagee.
Following dicta in Bellingham, Judge Collins finds no power to enter a final order in a fraudulent transfer suit against a defendant who did not consent.
Pet insurance and proceeds are exempt, even above the value of the pet.
Arizona judge declines to expand Harris v. Viegelahn to cases when conversion precedes confirmation.
The value of prepaid family expenses belongs to the trustee, even without being a fraudulent transfer.
Arizona debtors are stuck with the homestead claimed on the filing date.
Section 1111(b) election does not require a due-on-sale clause in a restructured mortgage.
Bullard gives bankruptcy judge more ammunition to stymie secured creditors.