Administrative Expense Claims

Chapter 11 Super Priority Claims Retain Exalted Status After Conversion to Chapter 7

Super priority claims are not created under Section 503(b) and therefore don’t take a back seat to chapter 7 administrative claims.

Wisconsin Judge Slashes Quarterly Fees to the U.S. Trustee Program

Judge Furay interprets ‘disbursements’ not to include the daily sweep of a collection account in a revolving credit.

Disgorgement by Professionals Is Not Required in an Administrative Insolvency

Jevic doesn’t mandate forcing professionals to disgorge interim allowances to achieve a pro rata distribution to administrative claimants in an administrative insolvency.

Chapter 7 Trustee Is Paid in a Case Converted to Chapter 13

Courts split on allowing compensation to a chapter 7 trustee when the case is converted to chapter 13 before distributions were made.

Ninth Circuit Requires Explicit Objection to Avoid Forfeiting an Appeal

Ethical issues abound when a committee counsel’s own financial interest conflicts with its client’s interests.
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