Rochelle's Daily Wire

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December 9, 2022

Sticking to her guns, Bankruptcy Judge Mary Walrath rules that the solvent-debtor exception was abrogated by the adoption of the Bankruptcy Code, but certifies a direct appeal to the Court of Appeals.

November 28, 2022

Pittsburgh Bankruptcy Judge Gregory Taddonio says that lawyers must search in PACER before signing up a new client.

October 11, 2022

In spreading the automatic stay, the bankruptcy court again employed the traditional analysis without recognition that the non-debtors are solvent.

September 19, 2022

Following the Model Rules and erecting ethical screens allows adversary lawyers to date and marry.

September 2, 2022

Third Circuit says: You can object to a Rule 2004 discovery motion or move to quash a subpoena under Federal Rule 45, but not both.

September 1, 2022

The Third Circuit opinion by Thomas Ambro explained that the ‘close nexus’ test does not apply when a post-conformation dispute is ‘core’ or entails enforcing a court order.

August 17, 2022

An appeal to the Third Circuit may tell us whether a ‘notwithstanding any other provision’ clause really means what it says.

July 12, 2022

A representative of future claimants must meet a higher standard than disinterestedness, the Third Circuit said, but technical conflicts may not be disqualifying.

July 11, 2022

Bankruptcy Judge Craig T. Goldblatt declined to interpret an indenture’s ratable treatment clause as anti-subordination in disguise.

June 24, 2022

Delaware corporations must have shareholder approval to sell all or substantially all assets outside of bankruptcy.