Multiple ethical violations may occur with the use of so-called appearance counsel in consumer bankruptcies.
Ethical issues abound when a committee counsel’s own financial interest conflicts with its client’s interests.
New York bankruptcy judge approves retention of a crisis manger under Section 363(b) who might be disqualified under Section 327(a).
Arizona judge declines to expand Harris v. Viegelahn to cases when conversion precedes confirmation.
Prepetition judgments for attorneys’ fees are not sacrosanct in bankruptcy.