October 13, 2021
Curiously, bifurcated fee arrangements are sometimes permitted in the Eastern District of Kentucky.
October 11, 2021
A debtor with negative disposable income was forced to go through two trials and three appeals to discharge student loans.
October 7, 2021
New York district judge requires a student loan debtor to prove the reasonableness of living expenses when the lender never objected.
October 4, 2021
The Iqbal and Twombly standards don’t apply to involuntary petitioners who are required to use Official Form 105.
September 30, 2021
A creditor can’t elect a trustee to pick its adversary in a lawsuit, Bankruptcy Judge Gunn says.
September 29, 2021
Confirming a chapter 13 plan on the assumption that a claim was entitled to priority didn’t bar the debtors from later objecting to the priority of the claim.
September 28, 2021
Under unusual circumstances, a two-year delay in completing service of process was not fatal in the Eleventh Circuit.
September 27, 2021
Newly applicable law permitted a chapter 13 debtor to cram down a lien that the debtor previously had considered to be valid.
September 24, 2021
Had the purchaser of estate claims offered to waive its own unsecured claim, the sale might have been approved.
September 21, 2021
Bankruptcy Judge Eduardo Rodriguez explained why the Second Circuit was wrong in ruling that violators of Rule 3002.1 are only liable for compensatory damages.