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February 20, 2018

How to ruin a good case: have your adversary arrested during mediation.
How to ruin a good case: have your adversary arrested during mediation.

February 16, 2018

A security retainer held by a foreign liquidator’s U.S. counsel satisfies the chapter 15 requirement of property in the U.S.
A security retainer held by a foreign liquidator’s U.S. counsel satisfies the chapter 15 requirement of property in the U.S.

January 26, 2018

Objection is not required to bar a discharge to an individual who received a chapter 7 discharge within eight years.
Objection is not required to bar a discharge to an individual who received a chapter 7 discharge within eight years.

January 23, 2018

California judge won’t bar the debtor from settling for more than the original $6 million in compensatory damages while forsaking $40 million in punitive damages earmarked for public interest groups.
California judge won’t bar the debtor from settling for more than the original $6 million in compensatory damages while forsaking $40 million in punitive damages earmarked for public interest groups.

December 4, 2017

Judges uses Section 329(a) to vacate a contingency lien for more than the value of the lawyer’s services.
Judges uses Section 329(a) to vacate a contingency lien for more than the value of the lawyer’s services.