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Pawn Loans May Be Modified in Chapter 13 if There Wasn’t a Default Before Filing

Eleventh Circuit limits its own precedent to say that pawn lenders aren’t entirely immune from bankruptcy.
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Civil Penalties for Defrauding Consumers Weren’t Discharged Under Section 1141(d)(6)(A)

Reversing the bankruptcy court, a district judge in New York held that a civil penalty wasn’t discharged even though the fraud wasn’t committed against the government.

Chapter 11 Plans May Discharge Post-Confirmation ‘Admin’ Claims, Third Circuit Says

Although Section 1141(d)(1) sets a default rule only discharging claims that arose before confirmation, Circuit Judge Ambro says that a plan may alter the default rule and allow discharge of administrative claims arising after confirmation.
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