Payments made after threats and demands are not eligible for the ‘ordinary course’ preference defense.
Not a true public sale, a tax foreclosure in New Jersey can be attacked as a preference without implicating concerns about federalism.
A post-petition transfer occurs when an ordinary check is honored, not when it is delivered.
Fifth Circuit held that wages garnished within 90 days of bankruptcy are preferences.
Status of claims for overpayment of domestic support obligations begs for appellate review.