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April 27, 2022

The Ninth Circuit BAP explained the differences between contempt under Rule 9011, Section 105(a) and inherent authority.

April 25, 2022

This month, two circuits found no ‘related to’ bankruptcy jurisdiction for climate-change lawsuits against energy companies.

April 14, 2022

Undisclosed representation of the debtor’s principal resulted in denial of all compensation sought by counsel for the corporate debtor.

April 11, 2022

If a proceeding is sub judice when the defendant files bankruptcy, the plaintiff should figure out whether a decision after bankruptcy would violate the automatic stay.

April 5, 2022

Judge Klein let a lawyer off the hook for violating Rule 9011 because the lawyer had already been punished enough.

March 31, 2022

ate law might provide an equitable basis for denying a state-law exemption, although Law v. Siegel won’t permit equity to defeat an exemption claim under federal law.

March 28, 2022

A lien securing a claim based on the purchase or sale of securities is subordinated, just like the claim, the Ninth Circuit BAP says.

March 11, 2022

Someone seeking to issue a subpoena to a trustee is the proper party to seek leave under the Barton doctrine, Judge Clarkson says.

March 10, 2022

The Ninth Circuit answered a question left open by the Supreme Court in Ritzen.

March 8, 2022

For those entitled to the mortgage interest deduction, debtors may have unexpected tax benefits from short sales.