Fifth Circuit’s liberal rule on allowing an informal proof of claim is interpreted liberally.
Confirmation order cannot turn someone else’s property into estate property.
Removing and discharging a trustee are not synonymous, Houston judge rules.
Potential harm to the debtor is not a factor in deciding to avoid an unperfected lien.
Court shows antipathy to all theories seeking allowance of fees incurred in collecting fees.
Terms of fee sharing must be disclosed in the retention application, not just in an exhibit.
Class suit in Texas attacks the filing of bogus claims.
Houston judge doesn’t excuse delay in identifying John Doe defendants.