Texas Southern District
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.
Class suit in Texas attacks the filing of bogus claims.
Houston judge doesn’t excuse delay in identifying John Doe defendants.
Large judgment for future rent made debtors ineligible for chapter 13.
After waiting six months, bankruptcy court may rule on a debtor’s ‘innocent spouse’ claim.
Decisions by Circuit Judge Posner and Houston’s Judge Isgur don’t line up.
Exemption cannot be claimed in a home recovered as a fraudulent transfer.