Bankruptcy Judge Sean Lane in New York barred a chapter 11 claims agent from selling the claims docket to a claims trader in return for a share of the fees earned by the trader.
In fee allowances, considering ‘results obtained’ survived the 1994 amendments to Section 330(a).
The Ninth Circuit again questions the Supreme Court’s ‘atextual’ analysis of Section 523(a)(7).
An adverse inference sanction for spoliation of evidence is reviewed for abuse of discretion by the district court after withdrawal of the reference.
A motion for sanctions may be filed after judgment, as long as the 21-day safe harbor has elapsed before judgment.