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February 29, 2024

Although a ‘mobile home’ in Arizona is exempt, a ‘motor home’ is not exempt because it has a motor.

February 14, 2024

If the requisites for a preliminary injunction are met, a trustee might be able to freeze some of a preference defendant’s assets when a prejudgment attachment is not available.

February 9, 2024

Absent a provision in the plan to the contrary, creditors aren’t given estate assets recovered after the final plan payment.

February 1, 2024

A vulgarity directed at the debtor wasn’t a stay violation absent an act designed to collect a debt.

January 29, 2024

The court can’t require a debtor to give a ‘retainer’ to a Subchapter V trustee, Judge Pearson says.

January 22, 2024

A California exemption law protecting victims of spousal abuse doesn’t apply to those who aren’t married.

January 2, 2024

The fee application by an attorney for a chapter 7 trustee in a small case must state facts to show why the services must have been performed by an attorney, not by the trustee.

December 14, 2023

Acquiescence in an appeal to a BAP waives any right to de novo review by an Article III judge.

December 4, 2023

Refinancing a consumer loan to obtain a lower interest rate might make an individual debtor eligible for chapter 7.

November 28, 2023

Reversing the BAP, the Ninth Circuit (erroneously) holds that state law cannot demand more documentation for a proof of claim than Bankruptcy Rule 3001 requires for prima facie validity.