January 29, 2023
Judge Neil Bason allows a chapter 11 debtor to distribute the proceeds from the sale of a cannabis business.
January 24, 2023
Bankruptcy Judge William Lafferty declined (for now) to halt suits against nondebtor affiliates for lack of an adequate record to justify a preliminary injunction.
January 5, 2023
A deferred settlement agreement, like a workout agreement, can’t be assumed under Section 365.
December 15, 2022
California bankruptcy judge doubts the Ninth Circuit will adopt the BAP’s dicta by holding that technical stay violations are only voidable, not void.
December 5, 2022
Appealing an order appointing a chapter 11 trustee does not entitle the DIP’s counsel to compensation pending appeal, Judge Klein says.
August 9, 2022
After a technical correction by Congress, now only affiliates of reporting companies are excluded from Subchapter V of chapter 11.
June 22, 2022
An operating hotel may not be single asset real estate, but an uncompleted hotel with no income is single asset real estate, according to a Los Angeles district judge.
June 8, 2022
Judge Christopher Klein lays out the requisites for imposing sanctions under Rule 9011 for frivolous filings.
April 14, 2022
Undisclosed representation of the debtor’s principal resulted in denial of all compensation sought by counsel for the corporate debtor.
April 5, 2022
Judge Klein let a lawyer off the hook for violating Rule 9011 because the lawyer had already been punished enough.