Rochelle's Daily Wire

ABI Exclusive

December 2, 2021

The BAP decision may have a hint that failure to stop proceedings after bankruptcy can be an automatic stay violation, even after Fulton.

December 1, 2021

In dicta, the Ninth Circuit BAP says that equitable estoppel cannot be applied against a debtor in view of the debtor’s fiduciary responsibilities.

November 30, 2021

Judge Garrity wasn’t required to rule on whether Bankruptcy Rule 2004 applies in chapter 15 cases.

November 23, 2021

Stay modification is required even if the creditor wants to intervene in state court to help the bankrupt estate.

November 22, 2021

Deciding to transfer venue, a North Carolina bankruptcy judge said that the debtor underwent a corporate restructuring ‘purely for the purpose of filing bankruptcy.’

November 19, 2021

Reducing a claim between the first and second bankruptcy didn’t prevent the Fifth Circuit from employing res judicata.

November 17, 2021

Eleventh Circuit holds that the lack of notice required by Bankruptcy Rule 2002(c)(3) did not result in the invalidity of non-debtor, third-party releases in a chapter 11 plan.

November 12, 2021

Insurance coverage disputes are ‘routinely resolved in summary judgment,’ counseling against immediate withdrawal of the reference of a non-core lawsuit, district judge says.

November 11, 2021

Judge Clarkson laid down guidelines for a lawyer who copies pleadings written by another lawyer in a different case.

November 9, 2021

The suggestion that the debtor never won undercut the poker player’s testimony about uncorroborated gambling losses.

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