Illinois Northern District
Judge Barnes won’t allow a chapter 13 debtor’s counsel to be paid at the expense of secured creditors.
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.
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.
Chicago judge takes stand for the equality of same-sex couples.
Seventh Circuit is averse to creating remedies under Section 105, Bankruptcy Judge Hollis says.
The battle continues in Chicago over using chapter 13 to beat parking tickets.
If a preference theory fails, try fraudulent transfer.
Large student loans do not justify dismissal of a chapter 13 case when chapter 11 is the only alternative, Bankruptcy Judge Janet S. Baer says.