A split panel on the Sixth Circuit held that Section 959(b) barred the debtor from halting participation in a state employees’ pension plan.
Can student loans be wiped out as fraudulent transfers that aren’t dischargeable under Section 523(a)(8)?
Courts are divided on discharging fines in a corporate chapter 11 case when the government itself was not defrauded.
In the Bankruptcy Rules, a claim objection isn’t treated like a motion for all purposes, the Eighth Circuit says.
The Seventh Circuit opinion raises the question of whether (or when) a court may restrict the use of a provision in a chapter 13 plan that Section 1322(b) permits.
Is Taggart just a defense that can be waived, or must a debtor plead and prove ‘no objectively reasonable basis’ in a motion for contempt of discharge?
Magistrate judge decided that the regulatory power exception to the automatic stay allows the EEOC to proceed, but he stayed the suit by the former employee seeking damages.
Fourth Circuit answered a question of first impression where the lower courts disagreed.
Global warming claims were discharged even though the chapter 11 plan did not discharge claims under environmental laws.