Florida Southern District
Former NFL players with neurological impairment can file bankruptcy and exempt payments under league’s concussion settlement.
Lease-approval order held moot under Section 363(m) for lack of a stay pending appeal.
Courts are split on whether personal liability to produce suppliers results in a nondischargeable debt under Section 523(a)(4).
Compensation for brain injury is a disability payment, not payment on a tort claim.
Courts are split on the interpretation of BAPCPA’s treatment of automatically rejected leases in chapter 7.
‘Exhaustion’ is not required before compelling the IRS to return funds taken in violation of discharge.
Filing a proof of claim would have precluded a jury trial in a fraudulent transfer suit.
A chapter 13 plan is in good faith even if retirement plan contributions are 10 times more than payments to creditors.
Decisions to surrender aren’t made in ‘perpetuity,’ Judge Isicoff holds.
Prohibition on avoidance actions in chapter 15 only bars suits under Bankruptcy Code powers.