North Carolina Western District

Split Widens on Trustee’s Ability to Use the IRS’s Longer Statute of Limitations

North Carolina Judge disagrees with the Fifth Circuit on extending the statute of limitations to 10 years under Section 544(b)(1).

Unrepentant Lender Slammed with $260,000 in Damages for an ‘Egregious’ Stay Violation

Lender soon recognized that home foreclosure violated the stay but continued denying liability through seven years of litigation.

Courts Split on Allowing Credit Counseling on the Same Day but After Filing

Judge follows statutory language that didn’t achieve the result Congress intended.

Litigation Funding Could Be Champertous in Some States

Financing litigation is champertous if the lender exercises control.