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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 22, 2022

When a secured lender credit bids, a buyer’s premium can be a legitimate surcharge against the lender’s collateral, Judge Rodriguez says.

July 20, 2022

The Seventh Circuit has yet to rule precisely on whether the bankruptcy court can sell assets free and clear of successor liability.

July 13, 2022

On an issue where the courts are split, a district judge in Washington State holds that the debtors lose the post-petition appreciation in the value of estate property when a chapter 13 case converts to chapter 7.

June 30, 2022

Exempt assets are included in the calculation of chapter 13 projected disposable income to the extent that the exempt asset produces income.

June 6, 2022

After almost three years in chapter 11 without a consensual plan, Bankruptcy Judge Warren is allowing sexual abuse claimants to sue nondebtor parishes and schools.

June 1, 2022

If there are mutual claims, the Ninth Circuit BAP gives the court discretion not to evaluate a settlement as a sale.

May 6, 2022

To settle with a trustee, a creditor is not required to volunteer damaging information.

April 12, 2022

To be a good faith purchaser under Section 363(m), a purchaser must be given actual notice to those with an interest in the property. Constructive notice won’t suffice.

March 8, 2022

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