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Bankruptcy Courts Cannot Impose Punitive Contempt Sanctions, District Judge Says

Circuits split on power of bankruptcy courts to impose punitive or criminal contempt sanctions.
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Owning a Home Through an LLC Can Preclude a Homestead Exemption

State laws vary on allowing homestead status for a house owned through an LLC.
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Mortgage Servicer Saddled with $375,000 in Sanctions for Violating Rule 3002.1

For a repeat offender, less than $1,000 in improper charges resulted in large sanctions.
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